East Gippsland Art Gallery is principally funded by East Gippsland Shire Council and supported by the Victorian Government through Creative Victoria. A large portion of operational funds are sourced through artwork and shop sales, gallery hire, participation fees, memberships, fundraising and donations.


East Gippsland Art Gallery is a registered charity and endorsed as Deductible Gift Recipient, Items 1 and 4 of the Table in Section 30-15 of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997. All donations over $2 are tax-deductible.

Alternative Payment methods:

  • Electronic Funds Transfer to East Gippsland Art Gallery with your name as reference paid to Bendigo Bank BSB 633-000 Account Number 113 274 757

  • Cheque payable to East Gippsland Art Gallery

  • Credit Card payments available over the phone 03 5153 1988


There are five ways you can help

  • Renew your annual membership of East Gippsland Art Gallery $35 individual or $55 for families, benefits include, standing invitation to all exhibition openings and special events, members only newsletter, printed copy of events calendar, NGV members reciprocal rights, discount ticket prices, shops and cafes, and priority queuing

  • Sign up as a Gallery Volunteer, meet art lovers like yourself and assist with installing and de-installing exhibitions, serving food and drink at openings, sitting the Gallery on Saturdays, light administration and maintenance work

  • Share your skills and expertise in governance, lobbying, marketing, finance, strategic direction and legal knowledge and compliance and express your interest for joining the Board of Management, board tenure is 24 months

  • Contribute to the East Gippsland Art Gallery annual Giving Appeal by donating your preferred amount to the Gallery’s operations and maintenance fund

  • Become a corporate partner of East Gippsland Art Gallery and show your arts appreciation to the East Gippsland community through a tailored partnership agreement


2 Nicholson Street
Bairnsdale Victoria 3875
+61 03 5153 1988


Gallery hours:
Tuesday–Friday 10am–4pm
Saturday 10am–2pm
Sunday-Monday CLOSED

FREE Admission