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.

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Orange Youth Orchestra Concert

Orange Regional Conservatorium 73A Hill Street, Orange, NSW, Australia

Enjoy the sounds of the Orange Youth Orchestra.

Free – $15

Choral Gala – Letters from Ireland

Orange Regional Conservatorium 73A Hill Street, Orange, NSW, Australia

Witness the amazing showcase of all ORC choirs. The evening will be concluding with all choirs presenting Mark Brymer's Letters from Ireland.

Free – $30

Alchemy – Chamber Series – Air

Orange Regional Conservatorium 73A Hill Street, Orange, NSW, Australia

The four elements; earth, air, wind and fire have been known by many names across many cultures - rhizomata, stoicheion, mahabhuta - the basic building blocks of all that is around us. In the Medieval world, the exploration and combining of these elements was ALCHEMY. 

Free – $45

Women of Song

Orange Regional Conservatorium 73A Hill Street, Orange, NSW, Australia

Women of Song is an innovative new show, developed by the acclaimed Jessie Lloyd (of Mission Songs Project). It includes themes of intergenerational practices, singing on and from country, commitment to community, and preserving knowledge in song. It’s an intimate celebration of the ‘here and now’ of Indigenous culture, a rare mix of spontaneous conversation and songs. It explores the modern-day practice and living heart of the ‘world’s oldest living culture’.

Alchemy – Chamber Series – Water

Orange Regional Conservatorium 73A Hill Street, Orange, NSW, Australia

The four elements; earth, air, wind and fire have been known by many names across many cultures - rhizomata, stoicheion, mahabhuta - the basic building blocks of all that is around us. In the Medieval world, the exploration and combining of these elements was ALCHEMY. 

Free – $45

Australian Guitar Quartet

Orange Regional Conservatorium 73A Hill Street, Orange, NSW, Australia

Join four of Australia’s leading guitarists on a mesmerising musical odyssey.

Enjoy a kaleidoscopic program spanning 300 years, taking you on a captivating journey from Bach to Bossa and beyond.

Free – $48

Alchemy – Chamber Series – Fire

Orange Regional Conservatorium 73A Hill Street, Orange, NSW, Australia

The four elements; earth, air, wind and fire have been known by many names across many cultures - rhizomata, stoicheion, mahabhuta - the basic building blocks of all that is around us. In the Medieval world, the exploration and combining of these elements was ALCHEMY. 

Free – $45

 

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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