Theme > The year of plastic bags and soft plastic packaging!
The annual Netwaste Waste 2 Art competition is a community art exhibition and competition and is open to everyone in our region (Bourke, Cobar, Coonamble, Walgett and Warren shires).
We’re doing an early call-out to get everyone planning their artworks and to start looking at rubbish differently!
Things to know:
Entry forms are available at the Coonamble Shire Library and Outback Arts.
Entries close on 5th May > Entries must be delivered to Outback Arts Gallery on 8th-10th May, between 9:30am-4:00pm.
Exhibition > 15th May – 2nd June at Outback Arts Gallery
Opening night and announcement of winners > Thursday 18th May, 5pm
Collection > Artwork not going onto regional exhibition must be collected from Outback Arts on Monday 5th and Tuesday 6th of June
Contact > Outback Arts on 6822 2484 or Raquel Pickering 6827 1925
Entry forms are available from the Warren Shire Council Chambers or their website.
Entries close on Monday 1st May > Entries must be delivered to the Warren Sporting and Cultural Centre, with entry form between 3:00-5:00pm.
Competition function and announcement of winners > Thursday 4th May, 6pm
Contact > Angie Tegart on 6847 6600
Entry forms are available from the Walgett Library and Visitor Information Centre.
Entries close on Monday 31st July > Entries must be delivered to the Walgett Library with entry form.
Exhibition > 5th – 12th August at Walgett Library as part of the Bulldust to Bitumen Festival
Announcement of winners > Saturday 12th of August.
Contact > Cath Hiscox on 6828 6103
Entries are accepted from groups or individuals with the categories including Primary School, High School, Community, Open and Building/Sculpture. The entries can be 2D, 3D or functional. There is also a theme category being plastic bags and soft plastic packaging, and a scrap metal category.
Image credit: Veronika Richterová