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Australian Rural Leadership Program

Aspiring arts leaders living in regional and rural Australia are invited to apply for a new scholarship to further develop their leadership skills. The Australia Council Scholarship will provide $150,000 over the next three...

Bunarm Bologaman Wahl Bundjalung

Leading Bundjalung Artists come together to celebrate Bundjalung culture, Bunarm Bologaman Wahl Bundjalung (Brothers coming together of the Bundjalung Nation), an exhibition of works by 13 significant Bundjalung artists...

Local Artists Find Their Place

Northern Rivers Community Gallery (NRCG), Ballina showcases the work of five established and emerging artists from the Northern Rivers region who explore the theme of place through their diverse artistic methods. Of Place delves into these...

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Arts Northern Rivers now has Deductible Gift Recipient status (DGR). This means that any donation over $2 can be claimed as a tax deduction – reducing your taxable income and helping us deliver some amazing initiatives across the region!

Featured Projects

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..

IAM | Indigenous Arts Mentorship

Ten young Indigenous creatives from around the Northern Rivers were selected to take part in the program, which matches the emerging creatives, aged between 16 and 25, with arts industry professionals. IAM: Indigenous Arts Mentorship is part of our..

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...

The Bundjalung Project

This 3-year project is about rediscovering Aboriginal mark-making traditions; reconnecting Bundjalung artists and their communities with their heritage; exploring early Bundjalung Art from within the region; and to assist local Indigenous...