Economic Value of the Arts

A  long awaited report by KPMG on the Economic Value of Arts, Screen and Culture in NSW  has found that in total across 2016-17, the sectors contributed approximately $16.4 billion…

Bellingen Gospel Choir

Do you enjoy singing? Are you nervous about singing in public or with other people? Are you an experienced singer? Do you like singing in 4-part harmonies with no accompaniment…

Creative Partnerships On Show

Local artists and businesses rise to the New Year challenge 50 of the region’s most talented artists will reveal their latest work at Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery this February, in…

SWIFF 2019 10 -25 January

The 4th Screenwave International Film Festival (SWIFF) begins on 10th January, bringing the most expansive feature film program across Regional Australia to the Coffs Coast.  Over 60 features films have…

What it means for Artists to Follow their Dream

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR BLOG Two years ago I had the pleasure of opening the ‘A Little to the Left Studio & Gallery’ in Taree which was established by the sheer passion,…

Calling all Arts /Creative Teachers

Attention all teachers of the arts on the Mid North Coast. The NSW Government is soon January 1 2019) to roll out its $100 voucher per child to undertake arts/creative…

SWIFF 2019 SET TO OPEN WITH A BANG

Aussie film history mash-up TERROR NULLIUS will kick off the 2019 film festival on January 10th. Highly political two-person art collective Soda_Jerk will help launch the ScreenwaveInternational Film Festival’s fourth edition…

A modern Snow White delivers extra bite!

An exciting production by our local Young Actors Studio hits the stage on Saturday 1st December in Coffs Harbour – it’s Snow White with a modern, edgy twist. The 52…