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Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery

The Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery is open to the public.

Covid-19 social distancing restrictions are still in place to ensure the safety of our staff and customers until further notice. This means the gallery is limited to 48 people at a time to allow for 1.5m distancing from others.

The Gallery is open:

Tuesday - Saturday 10am - 4pm

Find out more on Council facilities, programs and events during COVID-19.

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Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery

The Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery offers an exciting program of exhibitions, talks, workshops and other events that will spark your imagination. Featuring works by a diversity of local, regional, national and international artists in many mediums, the Gallery is a hub of the vibrant community life of the Coffs Coast region. You’ll be inspired by the natural beauty and diverse cultures that the Gallery embraces and celebrates. Immerse yourself in the creative possibilities.

3D Virtual Exhibition Tours

Now you can take an online tour of selected Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery exhibitions. These exciting new virtual tours will allow you to explore exhibition highlights from the comfort of your home or on your mobile device. Click through to your chosen tour below.
 

Culture Hub

Culture Hub combines community, arts and culture in the heart of the city. It has the flavour of the Coffs Coast and is a cultural mix of Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery, Museum and Libraries in association with Coffs Central

Culture Hub features an exciting program of exhibitions, events and community takeovers for you to enjoy. Download your Culture Hub flyer here.

2019 Archibald Prize Exhibition

The 2019 Archibald Prize exhibition is coming to Coffs Harbour in January 2021. Find out more about the exhibition, the Young Archie Competition, and schools tours here.

Gallery Events

  
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Due to the high level of interest in the Archibald 2019, we are now fully booked. Please contact the gallery on gallery@chcc.nsw.gov.au or 02 6648 4863 if you have further questions about visiting the gallery.

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Due to the high level of interest in the Archibald 2019, we are now fully booked. Please contact the gallery on gallery@chcc.nsw.gov.au  or 6648 4863 if you have further questions about visiting the gallery.

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​The Gallery's and Museum's collections are now available free-of-charge for study and research in Coffs Collections, the Council's newest web discovery service. The History Services team continues to digitise and add artworks, artefacts, maps, films, photographs, interviews, and local history documents to Coffs Collections for perusal 24/7, and links to regional content digitised by other agencies. 

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​The new biennial National Still Life Award; a nationally significant, acquisitive art award celebrating the genre of still life, and now open to all mediums.

Learn more.

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​Join the Friends of the Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery at their website​ and follow them ​on Facebook.

Let’s be Friends - Join, Enjoy, Support, Get Involved!

Becoming a Friend of the Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery is easy and affordable.

Go to the Friends of the Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery website​ where can join as an individual, family or concession member.

As a Friend of the Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery you receive the following benefits:

  • You are invited to a series of free, and discounted, special previews, artist talks and workshops, and drinks at the Gallery and other venues, throughout the year.
  • You get to connect with a select group of stimulating people, dedicated to enjoying a range of cultural events and activities.
  • As a member you help support the local arts industries, and contribute to establishing a new regional gallery for the Coffs Coast region.
  • The Friends is a volunteer-led organisation, and all subscriptions and fund-raising from various activities go towards the purchase of new works for the Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery.

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​The Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery, a service of Coffs Harbour City Council, relies on volunteers to support a wide variety of functions within the gallery. If you are interested in joining our valued team of volunteers, please register your interest online.

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​The Coffs Coast is a thriving hub of arts and culture. Whatever your favoured technique and skill level, there are many art groups, galleries and other creative individuals who can help you achieve your creative dreams.

Community Run Art Galleries

Bellingen - Nexus Community Gallery​

Coffs Harbour - Showground Gallery, Coffs Harbour Creative Arts Group

Dorrigo - Gallery 2453

Nambucca Heads - Stringer Gallery, Nambucca Valley Arts Council

Sawtell - Sawtell Art Gallery

Toormina - Pop Up Gallery, Toormina Gardens

Urunga - Sculpture in the Park, Art Urunga

Woolgoolga - Woolgoolga Art & Craft Gallery

Commercial Art Galleries & Art-based Businesses

Bellingen - the blackhole 

Boambee - Wood We Create 

Coffs Harbour - The Art Factory * The Bunker Cartoon Gallery * Jeffrey Baker Art * Open Studio 

Dorrigo -  Pinnata Gallery 

Macksville - Matilda Street Gallery 

Newee Creek - Hibiscus Framing & Artisan Studio

Toormina - Sawtell Framing

Urunga - Island Art Shop & Studio * The Art Space​

Woolgoolga - cbreeze framing artspace  


Indigenous Arts

Coffs Harbour - Saltwater Freshwater Arts Alliance

Corindi Beach - Wadjar Gallery, Yarrawarra Aboriginal Cultural Centre

Art Groups & Educational Organisations

Bellingen - Nexus Community Gallery

Coffs Harbour - Coastal Claymakers * North Coast TAFE 

Dorrigo - Dorrigo Visual Arts Group

Nambucca Heads - Nambucca Valley Arts Council 

Sawtell - Sawtell Art Group

Woolgoolga - Woolgoolga Art Group


​Arts Support Organisations

Bellingen - Bellingen Community Arts Council

Coffs Harbour - Coffs Harbour Arts Council 

Dorrigo - Arts Council of the Dorrigo 

Nambucca Heads - Nambucca Valley Arts Council


 

Other Venues that Exhibit & Promote Artists

Bellingen - Bellingen Brewery & Co * Big Fig Arts 

Coffs Harbour - Dark Arts Brew & Bar 

Dorrigo - Food Angel Cafe 

Urunga - Liberty Providores 

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​Fee Description​Quantity​Type(​2019-20)$
​Art Education Workshops​1​Person​From 5.00 to 20.00
​Teacher In-Service​1​Person​35.00
​Art Classes​1​Hour​From 5.00 to 20.00

​Art Workshops

(1 - 5 Days)

​1​Day​From 100.00 to 600.00
​Cultural Events​1​Person​From 5.00 to 50.00
​Touring Exhibitions​1​Person​From 5.00 to 20.00
​Commission on Sale of Art Work​1​Each​33%
​Hire of Gallery Premises - During Business Hours​1​Hour​85.00
​Hour of Gallery Premises - Outside Business Hours1​​Hour180.00​
​Hire of Gallery Piano​1​Each​200.00

 

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Location: Cnr Coff & Duke Streets, Coffs Harbour NSW 2450

Entry: Free
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 10am - 4pm
Phone: 02 6648 4863
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Mail: Locked Bag 155, Coffs Harbour NSW 2450