24th March – 2nd April

15th Port Stephens Art Prize

Viewing the Art Prize exhibition is free and all works will be for sale during the ten days 24th March – 2nd April 2023. Open from 10:00am to 4:00pm daily, except for the last day of the exhibition when the Centre closes at 2:00pm.

To view our Port Stephens Art Prize Online click here

Artworks are available for viewing and purchase for anyone unable to visit in person you may purchase and find out size and price details by contacting Port Stephens Community Arts Centre 0409 455 529. We will organise credit card payment plus postage / courier delivery.

3rd April – 16th May Fantasy and Works by High School Pupils

Imagination and enchantment can take you anywhere. Our artists have let their minds and hands explore places and events from outside our realities.

Works exhibited are by students from Tomaree High and St Philip’s College

Featured Artist Beverly Henry. Featured Potters Annette Buivydas & Maree Dohnt

17 May to 27 June Through the Window and Spinners & Weavers

The world beyond the pane of glass. What will our Artists See?

Featured Artist Jenny Dobbie. Featured Potters Belinda Peachy

What’s On Display

Exhibition Calendar 2023-24

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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.