Scroll Top
Regional Arts Development Central West NSW

Shop local art this Christmas

Kew-Y-Ahn Colourful

A special round up of where to shop local and handmade for Christmas.

We truly believe that the best gifts:
💡 are thoughtfully handmade
💡 are something that will be treasured
💡 reflect something personal, be it place or stories
💡 or give an experience of art, creativity and connection.
And that the best kind of gift shopping: 
❤️ supports artists
❤️ supports local makers
❤️ supports regional galleries, stores and venues
❤️ supports regional communities.

Here’s five ways of buying local and handmade for Christmas across the NSW Central West.
🎁 1. Buy Aboriginal art
🎁 2. Art and Artisan markets
🎁 3. Find Handmade across the region
🎁 4. Shop current exhibitions
🎁 5. Gift an experience
🎁 Bonus. Make gifts


📷 Header: Lots for Christmas at our Kew-Y-Ahn Aboriginal Gallery at 51 Old Great Western Highway Hartley, Tuesday to Sunday 10am–1pm & 1:30pm–4pm (closed Mondays, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day). A partnership between Arts OutWest and NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service, supported by the Australian Government through IVAIS/ photo NPWS. See some highlights.