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National Regional Arts Fellowship Program opens for applications

Artists and arts workers in regional, rural and remote Australia are invited to apply for a National Regional Arts Fellowship to support their practice. The central themes of this year’s program reflects the drought and bushfires.

Regional arts projects’ $250k boost

Among the 86 organisations funded through The Country Arts Support Program (CASP) the Northern Rivers recipients include Byron Youth Theatre, Southern Cross University: LabX, Northern Rivers Community Gallery and Lismore Theatre Company.

Bundjalung Dreaming

The Board and staff of Arts Northern Rivers are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of one of the most significant Bundjalung artists and cultural Elders of our region. Vale Uncle – you will always be remembered with much love and respect.

Give Back

Give Back

Did you know Arts Northern Rivers has Deductable Gift Recipient status (DGR)? These donations meant we were able to produce the 'Our Way Stories' book and return all profits to the Elders.

Featured Projects

If These Halls Could Talk Travels to Tasmania

Our 2016 project If These Halls Could Talk, is expanding into a collaboration with Tasmania’s renowned festival, Ten Days on the Island in 2021.

Auslan Creative

Working with the Northern Rivers Deaf community and multi-artform partners, the project will deliver a creative development program aimed at exploring models for collaboration and practice development between artists of mixed abilities.

Northern Rivers Creative

Arts Northern Rivers have officially launched a premier online directory, Northern Rivers Creative. The platform is built to increase professional opportunities for creatives by connecting them to local and global markets.

Art on Bundjalung Market

Held at The Quad in Lismore on Saturday the 1st of June between 10am and 4pm, Art on Bundjalung Market celebrated the creative and cultural heritage of the Bundjalung region.