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The Murwillumbah Art Trail | The Quest To Sustainable Creativity

It can be an ongoing challenge for rural towns to maintain a viable and sustainable creative industry. But for Murwillumbah, a change is on the horizon with the 2016 Murwillumbah Art Trail blazing along the road to success.

CASP is Changing

The Country Arts Support Program, which supports community arts and cultural development in regional NSW through small grants in changing for the 2017 round. Here are the main changes that you need to know...

Createability 2016 Filmmakers Announced

Screenworks has today announced the nine regional NSW filmmakers that will receive funding as part of Createability 2016. Each of the professional filmmakers will receive $4000 to profile artists with disability living and creating in regional NSW.

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As a way to preserve their extraordinary histories, we are asking for your support to help us publish a book celebrating the life stories of our much-loved Indigenous Elders of the Northern Rivers.

Featured Projects

Pop Up Hub

Arts Northern Rivers has partnered with Plunge 2016 for the Pop Up Hub in Yamba that will house an exhibition, workshop and residency space for the duration of the festival.

Our Way Stories | The Elders Book Project

The project will record the life stories and portraits of 10 Elders from the Bundjalung nation / Northern Rivers region of New South Wales.

If These Halls Could Talk

The Northern Rivers is a region of villages, most with a hall that lay at their heart. Some sit proud on hills, some tilted with age but all are places of stories and keepers of secrets. If These Halls Could Talk is a multi-arts project celebrating..

Northern Rivers Creative Roadshow

Over the next three years the Northern Rivers Creative Roadshow will roll out as a series of high street pop ups’ showcasing the work of Northern Rivers Creative members who live and work in each of the seven LGAs...