Tagged: Southern Highland Arts Trail

2020 Arts Trail success despite the odds

January 11, 2021Posted in: Community, Events

Two women posing for photo in Artists studio

Wingecarribee Shire Council’s 2020 Southern Highlands Arts Trail has been hailed a success with close to 12,000 visitors flocking to studios and galleries throughout the Shire. Council’s Cultural Development Officer Erin Adams explained that despite COVID-19 challenges, visitation and sales were both significantly higher than previous years. “We saw a 77 percent increase in the...

Arts Trail maps now available

October 13, 2020Posted in: Community, Events

Three ladies smiling, standing in front of colourful abstract artwork

Wingecarribee Shire Council is encouraging residents to pick up their free map and start planning for this year’s Southern Highlands Arts Trail. Council’s Cultural Development Officer Erin Adams said this year’s Art Trail presents a unique set of challenges but the personal safety of artists, residents and visitors remains a top priority. “We’ve developed a...

Applications open for 2020 Art Trail

May 22, 2020Posted in: Community, Events

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling for galleries, studios and artists wishing to participate in this year’s Southern Highlands Art Trail to submit their application now. “The Art Trail gives the public a rare opportunity to meet the makers, to see their work in the environment within which it was created and to buy direct from...

Council launches new look arts and culture website

October 28, 2019Posted in: Community, Events

Wingecarribee Shire Council has this week launched a new look website to support our thriving arts community. The Southern Highlands Arts Festival website has been rebranded as the Southern Highlands Arts File (SHAF). Council’s Cultural Development Officer Erin Adams said the website will keep residents in the loop with what’s happening in the local arts...

Expressions of Interest called for 2019 Art Studio Trail

May 14, 2019Posted in: Community, Events

Arts Studio Trail

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling for Expressions of Interest from studios and artists wishing to participate in the 2019 Southern Highlands Art Studio Trail. “The Art Studio Trail gives the public a rare opportunity to meet the makers, to see their work in the environment within which it was created and to buy direct from...