Regional Arts Development Central West NSW

Cowra Japanese Garden and Cultural Centre

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.
Submit your events here (more details about event contributions at the bottom of the page).
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“led me here” Linda Chant

Cowra Japanese Garden and Cultural Centre Ken Nakajima Place, Cowra, NSW

Linda Chant's paintings and drawings are a playful mix of memories, experiences, figures, costume, flowers, ornamentation, and hinted landscape. She employs the possibilities of light, colour, and mark making to awaken an emotional response in the viewer.

Free

Cowra Sakura Matsuri (Cherry Blossom Festival) 2022

Cowra Japanese Garden and Cultural Centre Ken Nakajima Place, Cowra, NSW

Sakura Matsuri showcases Japanese culture through a range of activities and demonstrations. With taiko drummers, sumo wrestlers, Japanese archery and sword demonstrations, origami, martial arts, singers, dancers, choir, kimono fashion parade, ikebana, tea ceremonies and more. Stall holders will have a range of food and goods on offer, and there will be activities for children. It is a day for all the family to enjoy.

 

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. 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

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