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


SWIFF 2018

Coffs Coast flagship summer film festival is back for 2018: presale passes on sale Screenwave International Film Festival (SWIFF) is back for 2018. Experience a bolder and wider film program…

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Create NSW – Arts and Cultural Projects Grants

Arts and Cultural Projects funding supports professional arts and cultural projects at any stage of the creative process. Read more about this funding category in the ACDP guidelines. Applications close: 11 December (Midnight,…

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The Event Guide

The Event Guide: Share your event with the Arts Community of the Mid North Coast. You can list any types of event including Workshops, Exhibitions, Concerts, Festivals, Artists Talks and…

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Lakeside Festival – Forster/Tuncurry

Forster Tuncurry is the perfect festival location with a magical energy radiating from our pristine Wallis Lake. A festival of music and arts on the weekend of 4 – 5…

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Building on the ten year foundation of our still life painting award, Still is a newly biennial, acquisitive award for works in the genre of still life, in all mediums….

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OUTA Bellingen

Arts Network Bellingen proudly presents OUTA – Open Up To Art – a weekend of art and creativity in Bellingen. 11th and 12th November 2017. Be enticed by our saxophone…

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Dorrigo Folk & Bluegrass Festival 2017

Dorrigo Folk & Bluegrass Festival -  27th, 28th, 29th October 2017 Dorrigo Folk & Bluegrass Festival boasts accoustic music featuring some of Australia’s best folk and bluegrass and old-time country…

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Frank Urban. Writer

Drawing on a varied and rich life including since retiring as Director of the Central Mapping Authority in Bathurst to becoming a dairy farmer in Comboyne and Secretary of the…

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Kevin Atkins. Musician

Kevin Atkins has been playing piano and organ since he had his first lesson at nine years of age. But, he says, he was in his 80s before he realized…

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Breaking News. NSW Tourism Award Finalist

Arts Mid North Coast has just been named as a finalist in the 2017 NSW Tourism Awards in the category of Specialised Tourism Services. This category recognizes the outstanding delivery…

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Monthly Top Tips Newsletter

Here at Arts Mid North Coast we realize that most of our community are promoting themselves online via a website and/or Social Media.  So we have developed a special newsletter series…

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Group Dynamics Exhibition

Call in to the Matilda St Gallery in Macksville and view a dynamic array of sculptures, ceramics, textiles, paintings and collages by 5 talented artists from the local region. Showing…

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