Regional Arts Development Central West NSW
Opportunities from the NSW Central West and beyond for creatives, makers and communities

From exhibition and artist call outs to residencies, training and more. See what opportunities are on offer from our region and beyond.

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Jobs: Regional Futures Project

Expressions of Interest are being sought for a First Nations Curator (EOI  closes 15 Dec), a Brand Identity role (Proposals close 13 Dec), and a Website Development role (Proposals close 13 Dec) for the state-wide Regional Arts Development project.

Q Theatre Lab 2022

Closes 8 December 2021. Q Theatre has been making work for more than 50 years. Based at The Joan in Penrith, we offer audiences a chance to see theatre that has been provoked, inspired or exploded out of our local…

Cowra Open Space Legacy Public Art Mural Project

Closes 6 December 2021. Cowra Council has been successful in receiving grant funding under the NSW Public Spaces Legacy Program to commission a number of public art mural projects in the Cowra Shire Local Government Area, in Central Western NSW.

Exciting Job Opportunity – CEO REGIONAL ARTS NSW

NOW CLOSED. Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Chief Executive Officer will have overall strategic and operational responsibility for RANSW’s staff, partnerships, programs and growth as the peak body for artists and arts and cultural organisations located in regional…

Blayney Shire Music Scholarship

NOW CLOSED. Closes 3 November 2021. Blayney Shire Council in conjunction with Mitchell Conservatorium and the Orange Regional Conservatorium are offering music tuition scholarships and encouragement awards for students aged between 7 and 18 years who live in the Blayney…

2022 Portland Art Prize

Closes 4 February 2022 for March 22 exhibition. The Portland Art Purchase Society would like to formally announce the 2022 Portland Art Prize theme is:  WELL WORN.


NOW CLOSED. Sumissions close November 20. Gang Gang Gallery Lithgow are holding an art fair and calling out for local work.

2021 BRAGS Art Fair Online

NOW CLOSED. Closes 17 October 2021. Artists from the Bathurst Regional Council district and surrounding areas including the Blue Mountains, Lithgow, Oberon, Blayney, Cowra, Orange and Mudgee are invited to participate in the 2021 Bathurst Art Fair online.