The Gallery is open to Double Vaccinated visitors. The Cafe remains closed until end of January 2022

We Follow COVID Safe Standards. QR Code Checkin, Masks and 4 square meter rule for all.


Until 14 December What’s On Your Plate? and Pastels Display

All things deliciously edible – realistic, interpretive, futuristic.
Wandering through our gallery, you will find many gastronomic delights.

 Our well loved Christmas Raffle won’t disappointed this year. Tickets available in the Gallery

Christmas Dispaly runs until 22nd December.

To view photos click here

Feature Artists, Bev Henry Abstract Art, 15 December Roslyn Clarke – Painter

15 Dec – 25 Jan Port Paradise and Printmakers display

Explore the beauty of our bays, beaches, and our sanctuaries. Our Artisans will be showcasing the best of the Beautiful Port Stephens. Works could be paintings, Pottery, Cards, Craft, Patchwork, Fusion, Mosaic. Wonderful memento of your visit to Port Stephens



Whats On Display

Exhibition Calendar 2021

Latest Newsletter

November 2021 Newsletter

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Wheelchair Access

Port Stephens Community Arts Centre open 7 days a week from 10 am until 4 pm, free entry. We have wheelchair access.

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Arts and Crafts Groups

There are a large number of Art and Crafts groups, who meet at the centre on a regular basis to practice their crafts.

Garden Cafe

Our small garden cafe is open on Saturdays  from 10.00am to 2.30pm. Homemade light lunches.