Arts Showcase is our pick of the news, events and activities that are Must Read or Must do.


What’s your vision for the future of MidCoast?

MidCoast Community Strategic Plan We are currently seeking input from the community on our draft Community Strategic Plan – MidCoast 2030: Shared vision, shared responsibility. The plan documents what we…

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Northern Exposure is a biannual exhibition open to all artists based on the Mid North Coast. Artists are invited to submit work which explores themes and subjects relevant to their…

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Flickerfest on the Mid North Coast 2018

Film buffs. If you can’t get to the Screenwave International  Film Festival in Coffs Harbour and Bellingen in January don’t worry the Flickerfest Short Film festival may be coming your…

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Cultural Infrastructure in NSW – Survey

YOUR chance to Influence the Funding and Development of Cultural Infrastructure What is the Culture Infrastructure Plan 2025 all about? It is not just about building major galleries and performance…

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Kamahl: precious words & soothing songs

An intimate night with Australian entertainment royalty. Take part in the celebration of one of Australia’s most respected cultural icons, Kamahl, as he is interviewed about his illustrious career and…

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SWIFF Light Box Project

As part of this year’s SWIFF, the flagship Mid North Coast summer cultural event, LIGHT BOX a pioneering public projection art project has been added to the line up of events….

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More Than A Beach

Whether you are a resident or a visitor check out ‘More than a Beach’, which features dozens of creative activities across the Mid North Coast to engage and entertain your…

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While a traditional favorite has to be sitting under a tree with a good book, there are a number of other creative experiences to enjoy on the Mid North Coast…

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SWIFF Industry Program

SWIFF 2018 is not all about watching films – it’s an opportunity for those who make films to hone their craft, hear from industry experts and make connections right here…

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If you can’t tell by the weather it is certainly clear from the number of exhibitions currently on or about to start on the Mid North Coast highlighting the fact….

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Local star returns to kick off Screenwave International Film Festival

On Friday 15 December celebrate the unveiling of Screenwave International Film Festival 2018 program with a gala event to usher in the Coffs Coast summer cultural calendar. On the night,…

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Create NSW – Arts and Cultural Projects Grants

Applications close: 11 December (Midnight, AEST – Sydney time) Arts and Cultural Projects funding supports professional arts and cultural projects at any stage of the creative process. Read more about this funding…

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