Regional Arts Development Central West NSW


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.
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History Talk with Robyn Hardina

Tue 2 March at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

BATHURST LIBRARY, BATHURST. Join family history author Robyn Hardina as she discusses the role her fifth great uncle, John Rowley played in exploring routes to Bathurst and the Central West. While researching her book A Gentleman of the Rum Corps: The biography of Captain Thomas Rowley and his descendants, she uncovered her ancestor John Rowley’s part in an 1819 expedition to find a new route from the Southern Highlands to Bathurst

Book Talk – Robyn Hardina

Tue 2 March at 6:00 pm

BATHURST. Join family history author Robyn Hardina as she discusses the role her fifth great uncle, John Rowley, played in exploring routes to Bathurst and the Central West

Wentworth Main Mine Open Day

Sat 6 March at 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

LUCKNOW. 1st Saturday Sunday of the month, 10am – 2.30pm

Trundle Back in Time

Sun 21 March - Mon 22 March

TRUNDLE. Vintage rally and tractor pull

Gathering of Friends of the Portrait Gallery

Sun 28 March at 2:00 pm

MOLONG & DISTRICT SERVICEMEN & SERVICEWOMEN'S PORTRAIT GALLERY, MOLONG. We are asking Friends to explain connections with the portraits, and perhaps share a story or show some memorabilia. School students will tell us about their History studies.

Food and Arts HQ


Fri 9 April at 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

ORANGE REGIONAL MUSEUM, ORANGE. You are invited to wander through the exhibition space at the Orange Regional Museum while being treated to the delightful soundscape provided by the Orange Chamber Music Festival.
Step outside the concert hall to discover our local history and a deeper appreciation for our local pollinators.

Bathurst Heritage Trades Trail

Sun 11 April - Mon 12 April

BATHURST. Save the date

Foodies Tour of Inherit: Old and New Histories

Thu 15 April at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on Fri 16 April 2021, at 4:00 pm

ORANGE REGIONAL MUSEUM, ORANGE. Come down for a special after-hours, guided tour of local history exhibition ‘Inherit: old and new histories’, focusing on objects that speak to the food and agricultural history of the Central West.

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The What’s On calendar covers arts and heritage events happening across the NSW Central West. These events 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. If you have submitted an event and want to make changes just email us at