Cultural Centre Timeline

Cultural Centre Timeline

Work on Murgon’s new $1.59 million Cultural Centre in Macalister Street is planned to start within the next three months.

Country Comes Alive In Mural

Country Comes Alive In Mural

Murgon artist Niketa Law has created a new mural at St Mary’s Catholic College in Kingaroy as part of the school’s Bunya Dreaming Garden.

Murgon’s $1.59m Dream Comes True

Murgon’s $1.59m Dream Comes True

Murgon’s planned Cultural Centre – including an art gallery and fossil museum – will become a reality following a Federal Government grant of $1.596 million announced on Friday

Theatre Company Ready To Go!

Theatre Company Ready To Go!

The COVID-19 pandemic has put most South Burnett community groups temporarily out of action … but while some have ground to a standstill, others have been using the lockdown in highly productive ways.

Artists Bloom Despite The Bans

Artists Bloom Despite The Bans

Wondai Art Gallery should have unveiled the winners of its annual Wondai Garden Expo art competition on Friday night … but like the Expo itself, the exhibition isn’t going ahead due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

RADF Plan To Fund Arts Officer

RADF Plan To Fund Arts Officer

The South Burnett’s Regional Arts Development Fund could have a total of $33,000 available for artists in 2020-21, but a little over a third of this would go towards the employment of an Arts Officer in the Wide Bay region.

Arts & Language Grants Open

Arts & Language Grants Open

Eligible community organisations are being encouraged to apply for funding from Federal Government’s 2020-21 Indigenous Languages and Arts program.

Diverse Exhibitions Launch New Year

Diverse Exhibitions Launch New Year

Wet weather – or the promise of it – led to a smaller than usual turnout for the opening of the Wondai Regional Art Gallery’s first exhibition for 2020 last Friday night.

Councils Open Grant Rounds

Councils Open Grant Rounds

The second – and final – round of the South Burnett Regional Council’s 2019-20 Community Grants Program opened this week.

RADF, Grants Rounds To Open

RADF, Grants Rounds To Open

Artists and not-for-profit community groups should mark their calendars … the latest round of funding under the South Burnett Regional Council’s Community Grants Program will open on February 1.

Artists Do It For Love

Artists Do It For Love

One of the South Burnett’s oldest painting groups believes it has survived for 11 years because its focus is as much about socialising as it is about art.

Calista’s Bringing Carols Back Home

Calista’s Bringing Carols Back Home

Nanango’s “little cathedral in the bush” is welcoming back home soprano Calista Walters this Christmas for a special performance of carols on Saturday, December 14.