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Arts around August

Each year, the Arts around August campaign promotes the diversity of the Central Highlands’ thriving arts and culture sector through supporting local community projects and their development.

The program offers an assortment of exciting events and workshops right across the Central Highlands.


  • Arts around August events 2021


    24 July | It’s Genetic

    24 July | Presence Exhibition


    6 Aug | Annual Art Awards 

    7 – 8 Aug | Gemfields Quilt Show

    12 Aug | Gemfest Festival of Gems

    21 – 27 Aug | Book Week

    21 – 22 Aug | Printmakers workshop

    28 Aug | Blackwater Art Society Exhibition

    30 Aug | Our Lady of the Sacred Heart School exhibition


    11 Sep | Capella Pioneer Village Open Day

    11 Sep | Hotel California Concert 

    16 Sep | Flipside Circus

    20 Sep | Community Connectivity Confidence project

    All festival

    Wed & Sat | Gemfields Lapidary and Craft Club

  • Register your event

    Arts around August - Event registration

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  • Promotional kit

    Download the Arts around August promotional kit here.

    Kit includes:

    • Coloured and black and white logo.
    • Event poster PDF template
    • Social media and web tiles


  • How to promote my event

    Download our handy promotions kit guide here.

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