The Gallery is currently CLOSED to the Public until further notice. We will be back when  COVID permits.
We Follow COVID Safe Standards. QR Code Checkin, Masks and 4 square meter rule for all.


9 June – 27 July 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.
Pastel is one of the most versatile and beautiful materials in the history of art.
The variety of works demonstrating the beauty of Pastel medium are on display.

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Feature Artists, 18 June Lyn Grigor- Spinning & Weaving. 16 July Bev Henry Abstract Art, 13 August Roslyn Clarke – Painter

28 July – 14 September Elements of Nature, Spring Affair
and Fusion display

Earth, air, water, and fire will inspire this display, showing Artists’ experience and engagement with their surroundings. The landscape we live in will be on display.
Fusion – Creative Textiles is an art that can be simultaneously beautiful and useful. Our creative group will display a variety of unique handcrafted items and wall hangings.

Feature Artists, 13 August Roslyn Clarke – Painter, 10 September Di Baillie – Painter

11th September The Spring Affair is an exciting open day with lots of interesting stalls as well as a chance to pick up works at discounted prices.

15 September  – 2 November Spring to Life, Mosaics and Tiny Textiles

Do you hear what I hear? Bird calls, warm breezes, insects buzzing, colourful floral bursts, new growth – we will bring Spring into our gallery.

Second Exhibition is a Mosaics where our artisans uses their skills to put together a puzzle that they design.

Tiny Textiles will contain many tiny surprises.

2 – 4 October Bonsai Show



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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.