The Highlands is known for the strength and creativity of its artistic community. Practitioners of all levels, from national icons to enthusiastic amateurs, come to the area for the cool air, natural beauty and lifestyle which combine to provide an inspirational environment in which to create. The region supports a vibrant Arts/Culture ethos that is reflcted in the wealth of events, performances, exhibitions and festivals that occur
through every season, all year. As a dedicated Arts & Culture site for the Southern Highlands, ARTSfie is both a teaser for the spectacular creative offerings of the region, and a calendar of events for various cultural happenings during the year. We trust that you enjoy what you see and look forward to meeting you here in the
November is Southern Highlands ARTS Trail time! Visual artists across the Highlands open their studio doors for visitors to explore their creative habitats and purchase works direct from the maker. Exhibiting artists range from full-time professionals to emerging artists across genres including painting, ceramics, jewellery, woodwork, photography, sculpture and printmaking. Many of our galleries also participate with Trail-specific exhibitions.
Click the Map Icon above to download the printable A4 version of the 2020 Map and Artist Details PDF
ImaginArta Puppet Centre presents a contemporary family puppet show every Sunday at 11 am. We’ve added 2 extra shows over after Christmas on December 28 and 29. The Centre also has a beautiful array of puppets and puppet mechanisms on display. You don’t need children to visit us but we so love their joy and enthusiasm.
P 0404 889 000
The SHAC has introduced Maker’s Markets – seasonal markets, once a quarter.
This will be an amazing day to spend a few hours at The SHAC, along with the 17+ permanent studio residents at The SHAC (who will be open until 4pm) there will be another bunch of makers doing demonstrations and selling hand made products.
The dates for 2020 are:
9am to 2pm Sunday, coinciding with the Robertson Village Market
September 13 – Spring
December 13 – Summer/Christmas
P 0248 602083
Come and share our creative oasis! 19 art and craft courses for adults across all visual art forms from painting and drawing to wood turning and sculpture. Booking on line is easy via our website, where you will find all the info you need about the courses and the tutors who are eager to inspire you. www.sturt.nsw.edu.au
ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter’s quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother’s past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago.
The story-telling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship, creating an unforgettable show. A large cast, non-stop laughs and explosive dance numbers combine to make Mamma Mia! A guaranteed smash hit for any theatre. A mother. A daughter. Three possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you’ll never forget!
Bookings will commence shortly at https://www.trybooking.com/BHBOI. Check our website and FB page for updates.
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By completing the online form your event will be published automatically on both the ARTSFile and Destination Southern Highlands websites.