Welcome to our list of arts and cultural events happening in the NSW Central West gathered from artists, event producers, great local venues and groups across the region. Use the contact or ticketing details listed with each event.

It’s free to submit your local events

For maps and details of museums, galleries, artist studios, historic sites, Aboriginal experiences and sites, craft shops, handmade retail outlets or public art go to the Culture Maps Central NSW menu.

Autumn Colours Heritage Festival

The signature Autumn Colours Heritage Festival program of events celebrates the towns rich history with a series of guided tours by local experts through some of the Bathurst region’s most significant historical sites, along with events that preserve the people, traditions, and stories that have shaped Bathurst into the beautiful, thriving, modern regional centre it is today.

Grant Writing Workshop

Bathurst Panthers 132 Piper Street Bathurst, NSW 2795, Bathurst, NSW, Australia

Empower yourself with the knowledge and skills to secure the resources your project deserves in this free workshop.

The workshop is open to local businesses and community groups interested in learning more about the grant writing process.

Free

Youth Week Sunday Sesh

Kings Parade Bathurst Russell St, Bathurst, NSW

NSW Youth Week 2024 will be celebrated from 11th April - 21st April 2024. Youth Week is a celebration of young people, organised by young people.
The Bathurst Youth Council will host Youth Week Sunday Sesh to celebrate Youth Week 2024
Youth Week is a free event suitable for young people aged 12-25 years.

Free

 

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.

The best way to include your event is to use our SUBMIT HERE form (under the What’s On menu at the top of each page). These listings will be manually approved by the Arts OutWest team before publication.  Please allow a couple of days for listings to be published. If you have submitted an event and want to make changes just email us at artsoutwest@csu.edu.au

Featured events‘ are those submitted directly online by presenters.

Event promotors are asked to only include their own original images / images that they have permission to use / copyright free stock images. For more information see our fact sheet on Using Images For Promoting Events (if you can’t see this link look under ‘Opportunities’ then ‘Resources’).