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Emerald Art Gallery

The Emerald Art Gallery has been bringing arts to the Emerald community for more than two decades. The gallery provides a high-profile exhibition space located in the Central Highlands Regional Council corporate office building at 65 Egerton Street in Emerald. The exhibition space is large and bright with impressive hanging space and high ceilings.

The Central Highlands Regional Council Annual Art Awards – Emerald, is the gallery’s premier art event. It attracts local and national artists and is held in August each year as part of council’s Arts around August program.


  • Spacious gallery with high ceilings and white gallery walls
  • Two moveable walls
  • Professional gallery wire hanging system
  • Professional lighting system
  • Plinths and lockable glass display cabinets

For information on exhibiting with the Emerald Art Gallery contact us on 1300 242 686 or email

Opening hours

Monday: 8.30 AM to 5.00 PM
Tuesday: 8.30 AM to 5.00 PM
Wednesday: 8.30 AM to 5.00 PM
Thursday: 8.30 AM to 5.00 PM
Friday: 8.30 AM to 5.00 PM
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

  • Current exhibition

    The Sunflower Festival Exhibition

    Our current exhibit is a collaboration between the Emerald Art Group, Emerald Photographic Club and the Emerald Patchwork and Quilting Group.

    Don’t miss out on seeing this lovely collection of works created by local artists and artisans.

    On exhibit in the Emerald Art Gallery until 23 April 2021.

  • Upcoming exhibition

    Australia’s deepest caves hide animals surviving from the first age of the dinosaurs and the splitting of the continents. Enter a world full of weird animals and unusual rock formations, overseen by still-living, giant prehistoric spiders the size of dinner plates!

    Opening Night 

    Join us at the Emerald Art Gallery for the opening of this fascinating touring exhibition. Bring the kids and munch on delicious pizza while enjoying this family-friendly, alcohol-free event.

    Registration is essential for catering and COVID purposes. Please register through Eventbrite.

  • Digital Gallery

    View Central Highlands Regional Galleries’ first online exhibition here.

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