Artists in Isolation


Artists in Isolation was an East Gippsland Art Gallery project offering artists from the Gippsland region the opportunity to share their stories of life in isolation during the COVID-19 pandemic.


Join the Snail Mail Project


Let's connect! Kids are invited to become pen pals by sending a meaningful message to someone who has to stay home just like you.


The Video Channel | #creativeathome


Easy to follow art activities for kids that make use of materials found in the home or the backyard


Creative at home


Online art activities for kids and teens #creativeathome

Send us your creations!


Fine Art Raffle | Crystal Stubbs glass

Crystal Stubbs hot sculpted blown glass vase 22cm high

Buy tickets here only $5


Arts Learning Coordinator Announced

Welcome to Melanie Murphy, our new arts learning coordinator!
Thanks to the generosity of this community and Creative Partnerships Australia


Winner Announced Hal Porter Short Story Competition

Winner Announced


Hal Porter Short Story Competition 2019


Australian writers are invited to enter a short story, written in any style for the first prize of $1000

Entries close December 13 2019


Job position

We are looking for a dynamic
Arts Learning Coordinator      
 13 hours per week


Annual General Meeting | East Gippsland Art Gallery Inc


6.30pm Wednesday 18th September 2019

East Gippsland Art Gallery Inc. is currently seeking expressions of interest for Board of Management Positions.


Art Auction at Riversleigh Bairnsdale

6pm Wednesday 29 May 2019 | Riversleigh Bairnsdale
$35 ticket includes supper - pre purchase tickets here
or at the Gallery


JumpstARTing Creative Learning

We are passionate about engaging, inspiring and growing the next generation of artists and art lovers from the ground up


Fundraiser at Wyanga Park Winery

Thursday 28 March 6pm

An evening of wining, dining and entertainment! $60 includes wine tasting and gourmet pre-dinner platters followed by a two-course meal with wines to match


Yuiquimbiang Book Launch

Cordite Books and East Gippsland Art Gallery welcome you to the launch of Louise Crisp's latest poetry collection, Yuiquimbiang

Saturday 16 March |  2.30-5pm


JumpstART Fundraiser at Paynesville Wine Bar

This event raised an amazing $2500 that goes towards East Gippsland Art Gallery employing an education officer. See photos here


Winner announced

Hal Porter Short Story Competition


Fine Art Raffle | Rhonda Gray painting



Rhonda Gray painting


Buy tickets here $2

Art Adventure Maps launched


Download maps to print here



$1000 Small Artwork Prize

See you at the special opening event!
5.30pm Friday 7 December 2018 | All welcome FREE

Proudly sponsored by Simon Anderson consultants


Fine Art Raffle



Framed Brendon Sims drawing

Buy tickets here

Art Bank Launch


Saturday 20 October


FREE All welcome


DIRt | Dance in Regional disasTer Zones

For one night only | FREE. Places limited, booking essential

5.30pm Tuesday 28 August 2018
7.30pm Tuesday 28 August


Youth Art Prize

Entry into the East Gippsland Youth Art Prize is free and open to all young people aged between 12– 25 years of age, who live, study or work within the East Gippsland Shire. Closing date has been extended to September 7


Annual General Meeting


7pm Wednesday 15 August 2018

All Welcome


Opening of +150

International choreographer Rosalind Crisp will dance the building

5.30pm Friday 02 August 2018


Krowathunkooloong Keeping Place

We are thrilled to announce a new collaboration between East Gippsland Art Gallery and Krowathunkooloong Keeping Place


Hal Porter Short Story Competition

Winners announced...


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Re-opening Tuesday 23 June 10am

2 Nicholson Street
Bairnsdale Victoria 3875
+61 03 5153 1988


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

and Public Holidays

FREE Admission

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The Board and staff of East Gippsland Art Gallery acknowledge the Brabralung people of the Gunaikurnai Nation as the traditional custodians of the land on which the Gallery stands and where we meet, exhibit and celebrate art and heritage.


Gallery hours: Tuesday–Friday 10am–4pm | CLOSED Saturday-Monday and Public Holidays | FREE ENTRY

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East Gippsland Art Gallery is principally funded by East Gippsland Shire Council and supported by the Victorian Government through Creative Victoria