Arts Showcase is our pick of the news, events and activities that are Must Read or Must do.


Bellingen Readers & Writers Festival 2018

The 2018 Bellingen Readers & Writers Festival returns to its full festival format on June 8-10 with an impressive program of literary talent. Much-loved cartoonist MICHAEL LEUNIG, journalist and correspondent…

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EOI for Sculpture in the Gaol 2018

Calling for expressions of interest for the annual Sculpture in the Gaol Exhibition at Trial Bay. 100th Anniversary of Closure of German Internment Camp, Trial Bay; Sculpture in the Gaol:…

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Call out for images of your artwork for upcoming exhibitions, openings or other news

We are looking for images for exhibitions, openings etc for use on our facebook page. In an effort to find ways to optimise the services we offer the arts community…

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Artwalk 2018 ‘A vibrant journey through time’

LIVE LOCAL ART + EXHIBITIONS + MUSIC = ARTWALK, it’s ArtWalk time again! ArtWalk is a captivating night of discovery that illuminates unexpected and sometimes secret spaces with free family-friendly…

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Dance & Health Workshops

Some Places Still Available April 17 . Leading Dance for Wellbeing. A Special FREE Workshop by Jess Conneely ( Dance4Wellbeing and TAFE NSW) 12.30 pm to 2pm. Ross Family Studio….

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Lets Dance Program

The young at heart are invited to try and enjoy the delights of dancing across a number of venues and locations across the Mid North Coast as part of the…

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Mid North Coast Creative Ageing Festival 2018

Roll up! Roll up! – Step this way to the 2018 Mid North Coast Creative Ageing Festival

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Cultural & Civic Space for the heart of Coffs Harbour

Coffs Harbour Council is inviting you to “Have Your Say” What do Coffs Harbour residents think the CBD’s new cultural and civic space should look like? Council’s proposed multi-million dollar…

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Calling all seniors

Calling all Seniors. Time to Write a Short Story on Positive Ageing The Department of Family and Community Services, NSW Seniors Card and the Fellowship of Australian Writers NSW are…

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What’s your vision for the future of MidCoast?

MidCoast Community Strategic Plan We are currently seeking input from the community on our draft Community Strategic Plan – MidCoast 2030: Shared vision, shared responsibility. The plan documents what we…

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Flickerfest on the Mid North Coast 2018

Film buffs. If you can’t get to the Screenwave International  Film Festival in Coffs Harbour and Bellingen in January don’t worry the Flickerfest Short Film festival may be coming your…

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Northern Exposure is a biannual exhibition open to all artists based on the Mid North Coast. Artists are invited to submit work which explores themes and subjects relevant to their…

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