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.

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Alisa Burlington “FAE”

Gallery 47 Rylstone 47 Louee St, Rylstone, NSW

Our next Exhibition features the work of local artist Alisa Burlington. The Exhibition “FAE” is a collection of works that explore themes of Faerie culture, Irish folklore and “whimsy”. The collection features individual faeries - made from recycled materials, that are inspired by magical women who are dear to the artist.

Leo Cremonese: Colour In Space

Gallery 47 Rylstone 47 Louee St, Rylstone, NSW

“Paintings by Leo Cremonese”, painted during the spring months of 2022, towards the end of an extended period of La Nina weather pattern. These works depict moments of sky, colour and atmosphere in the local Kandos and Rylstone landscape. Please...

Capertee Valley and the Cliffs of many Colours

Gallery 47 Rylstone 47 Louee St, Rylstone, NSW

An exhibition by local artist living in the Capertee Valley of the sandstone cliffs painted Pleinair using oils on canvas. Approximately 30paintings, half of them Pleinair and the remainder painted in the home studio



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.

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