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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$25,000 Basil Sellers Art Prize

Closes 29 July 2022. Call for entries are now open for the Basil Sellers Art Prize, a biennial competition celebrating classic artistic excellence in 2D artworks.

Only One Earth… so don’t waste it!

Closes Friday 29 July 2022. There’s plenty of creatives across the Central West who can jump on this one! The inaugural Adults 4 Planet A 2022 competition will be held online for adults and community organisations in the NSW NetWaste…

Job: Creative Producer at BMEC

NOW CLOSED. Closes 22 May 2022. Bathurst Regional Council is currently seeking applications from a suitably experienced and qualified person to join the team at the Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre (BMEC) in the role of Creative Producer.

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Waste 2 Art (Mid-Western)

NOW CLOSED. Closes Monday 6 June 2022. Calling Mid-Western based artists, schools, community groups and makers to get creative for Mid-Western WASTE 2 ART 2022.

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Waste 2 Art (Oberon)

NOW CLOSED. Closes 23 May 2022. This years theme is soft plastics with the competition open to all ages and levels for individuals, community groups and schools.

Job: Casual Museum and Gallery Attendant

NOW CLOSED. Closes 15 May 2022. Working across both the Orange Regional Museum and Orange Regional Gallery this position will be responsible for assisting with installation, de-installations and collection related projects.

Available to tour: The End of Winter

The End of Winter premiered earlier this year touring to NSW audiences in 2023, by Siren Theatre Company.  The work has a climate change theme and asks us to consider what is happening to our seasons in Australia.

Show us your Australian Life

NOW CLOSED. Closes 24 May. Enter up to 2 images by 24 May 2022 for the chance to have your work exhibited in Sydney’s Hyde Park and win the $10,000 grand prize.

Art in the Park

NOW CLOSED. Submissions due by: Tuesday 31 May. The Bathurst Winter Festival (2 – 17 July) is looking for regional artists to display their work at this year’s festival.

Webinar: Copyright in Museums

Thursday 28 April 2022 ,  11am – 11.45am . Webinar . Join Powerhouse Rights and Permissions Officer Harry Ree to discover all you need to know about copyright.