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Rockley Gardens and Art Festival

Sat 11 November 2023, - Sun 12 November 2023,


Rockley Gardens and Art Festival will be held over the weekend of 11th and 12th November, 2023

Local gardens will open their gates to enthral visitors with beautiful cool climates gardens, stalls, workshops and demonstrations.

Artists from the village will be exhibiting in the School of Arts Building and invited artists from across the Central West will show on the theme of Gates and Entrances.

Bring a blanket to picnic in one of the gardens or book in for lunch at the Rockley Pub.

Leave plenty of time to walk around this historic village and visit some of the beautifully preserved buildings


Sat 11 November 2023,
Sun 12 November 2023,
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Gang Gang Gallery
0408 432 079
View Organizer Website


Local government area
Bathurst Region
Visual arts, Craft, Photography, Heritage, Other
Submitted online
Event contact details (phone/ email)


Rockley School of Arts
Hill Street
Rockley, NSW 2795 Australia
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The What’s On calendar covers arts and heritage events happening across the NSW Central West in the local government areas of Bathurst Region, Blayney, Cabonne, Cowra, Forbes, Lachlan, Lithgow, Mid-Western Region, Oberon, Orange, Parkes and Weddin.

Event listings are sourced or supplied from local venues and arts organisations. Many events listed here have been originally shared by the organisers on social media. Whilst all care is taken – and accuracy is our priority – we can take no responsibility for date changes or the content of contributed information. Contact the event organisers listed for more details or to book tickets.

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