Welcome to our BIG 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.
This is a busy artistic region. There’s usually more than 2000 arts and heritage events happeing in the region each year. Of course, 2020 looks a little different but the events are slowly returning where possible.
NEW: HAPPENING ONLINE. We’ve added a new category for workshops, exhibitions, virutal tours and activities that are now happening ONLINE. Click here for the listings
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Events for Tue February 18 - Sun April 19
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BATHURST. Join us for a weekend retreat, where you will be inspired to create your own masterpiece. Surrounded by 250 acres of breathtaking native flora and fauna, the private property borders the Macquarie River and provides a variety of dramatic settings for both budding and established artists.Find out more »
Our live classes will continue for now on Facebook every Monday and Thursday, the website has different tutorials as well as a certificate at the end of each oneFind out more »
BATHURST. Explore alcohol inks and their use in creating beautiful art works and homewaresFind out more »
ONLINE. Playing a musical instrument has many benefits including social, emotional and its great for your brain development. We are a Creative Kids Provider, families are entitled to $100 per school aged student per year to use our music services.Find out more »
ONLINE. You can play from home on your device, computer, tablet or laptop.You just need an audio and visual, or just audio will do. Learn new songs and play along with professionals.Find out more »
CORNER STORE GALLERY, ORANGE. This Macrame Class is aimed at beginners and is designed to be a relaxing introduction to the art of Macrame. We’ll be making a quick and simple wall hanging using a variety of versatile macrame knots. You’ll be given specific instructions and a step-by-step guide.Find out more »
Artists, writers, and curators will cross-pollinate during online workshops and creative sessions.Find out more »
BATHURST. Kick off the Easter long weekend and paint this sweet easter bunny together! This is an ALL AGES event, simply click through the appropriate ticket link to book. This is our first of many family workshops - so excited!Find out more »
An online art course for children 5 to 12 learning about colour and how to use it to improve their art. Includes 5 prerecorded video lessons and 5 online video art chats with a small group of children and Wendy.Find out more »
Due to popular demand, introducing ... TEEN ARTTONIC ONLINE. FOR 12 - 15 YR olds. First unit will be Colour and run over 5 days from 13 to 17 April with a lesson and art chat each day.Find out more »
We have put together a series of activities for kids to do over the holidays in the comfort of their own homes. From 'live' streamed yoga to digital escape rooms, AR quests and easy at home crafts there is something for everyone.Find out more »
Online Music Classes for the school holidays are almost here and our booking page is live! Please head to https://musicaarioso.youcanbook.me/ to make a booking.Find out more »
An online art course for children 5 to 12 learning about perspective and how to use it to improve their art. Includes 5 prerecorded video lessons and 5 online video art chats with a small group of children and Wendy.Find out more »
An online art course for children 5 to 12 learning about form and value and how to use it to improve their art. Includes 5 prerecorded video lessons and 5 online video art chats with a small group of children and Wendy. Art Chats take place once a week for 5 weeks.Find out more »
BATHURST. Create a special painting of your most loved pet in this unique painting workshop! You'll create a Pop Art inspired painting of your pooch, cat, bird or any pet that holds a special spot in your heartFind out more »
CORNER STORE GALLERY, ORANGE. Join gallery director and practicing abstract artist Madeline Young-Holborow for a relaxing 3 hour workshop of abstract watercolour paintingFind out more »
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.
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