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We are moving office !

After 11 productive years based in Alstonville, Arts Northern Rivers will be relocating to the new Lismore Regional Gallery in August.

CASP | Closing Soon

Only TWO WEEKS left to apply!
Are you a creative with an innovative idea for a community based arts project or event? Will your idea support the Northern Rivers to be even more dynamic and vibrant than it is? If so, then surprise us with your ideas!

2017 CASP Funding Announced

Artists and arts and cultural organisations across regional NSW will share in more than $245,000 as part of a State Government funding program of short-term, locally initiated arts projects.

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Our Way Stories celebrates the lives of Indigenous Elders from the Northern Rivers region of Bundjalung Country. Buy the book to support Indigenous cultural development and enable their knowledge to be passed on to generations to come.

Featured Projects

Career Strategies for Creatives

Few artists are comfortable talking about their practice in business terms, feeling somehow it may make them seem less than a true artist. But business and career play a big part in all the decisions we make along the way of a creative life.

Artstate NSW | Lismore 2017

The first iteration of the large scale event, Artstate NSW, will be held in Lismore | 30 Nov - 2 Dec 2017 in partnership with Arts Northern Rivers and Lismore City Council.

Northern Rivers Creative

Northern Rivers Creative is a directory showcasing professional practitioners of the Northern Rivers and committed to making connections to local, national and international markets.

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.