Theme > The year of plastic bags and soft plastic packaging!
We’re doing an early call-out to get everyone planning their artworks and to start looking at rubbish differently!
Things to know:
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).
Entry forms are available at the Coonamble Shire Library or Outback Arts or see link below.
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 annoucement 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 or see link below.
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
Entry form > netwasteentryform16-17
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