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Who Are We? Discovering the Creative Industries in the Northern Rivers

They say the Northern Rivers is home to some of the most diverse, vibrant arts communities in Australia with the highest concentration of creatives outside of metropolitan areas. But is it really? It's time to show who we really are!

Clarence Valley Council Wins Silver in the Australia Art Awards

Clarence Valley Council has taken the silver award in the Australian Street Art Awards in the Best Monument or Memorial category for the 2022 Flood Memorial Murals project.

Lismore Regional Gallery Announces Their New Curator

Lismore City Council and Lismore Regional Gallery have announced the appointment of Ineke Dane as Curator at Lismore Regional Gallery. 

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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

Who Are We?

Arts Northern Rivers is conducting a research project to understand the arts and cultural industries in the Northern Rivers.

Northern Rivers Dance Residency – featuring Marrugeku

A series of dance workshops led by Emmanuel James Brown (EJB), Stanley Nalo and Miranda Wheen (Miri) from Marrugeku, Australia's leading Indigenous intercultural dance theatre company.

CASP | Country Arts Support Program 2024

Applications for CASP 2024 open on 6 May 2024. This small grant program for community engaged arts projects and activities can include workshops, exhibitions, performances, public art, and design projects.

Regional Futures: Horizons

Horizons is a creative industry mentoring and career development program for NSW regional youth.