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Welcome to the Hervey Bay Art Society

  • Gallery 5 view from entrance

Welcome to the Hervey Bay Art Society all art aficionados, artists and those who wish to explore something new.

The Art Society conducts tutored workshops and social painting groups throughout the year. Members and non-members always welcome.

Gallery 5, our fine art gallery, is open 7 days a week and always has superb local art on display and for sale.

For more information continue reading, go here to search for a specific topic or to keep up with the latest.

We look forward to seeing you at our gallery and hope you visit soon.

What We’re About and How to Join in

Competitions and Exhibitions

2020 Nov Monthly Members Competition – First Prize Small Paintings “Swamp Hens” by Kaye Higginson. Picture cropped for display.

We have exhibitions on display most of the year at Gallery 5.

Our current exhibitions are the Nov 2020 Members Monthly Exhibition – Miniatures and Small Paintings, the Nov 2020 Members General Exhibition and the Members 3D Exhibition.

There are more than 100 fine artworks on display now. Visit us at gallery 5 and take a look. A work of fine art makes a great Christmas gift.

Our upcoming exhibitions include our Online Members Gallery (Dec 2020) and our 50th Anniversary Special Exhibition (Feb 2021).

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Activities

We conduct regular workshops throughout the year. You can choose from tutored workshops and art classes or social painting groups. Members and visitors always welcome.

We have a a weekly workshop schedule and an annual calendar of events available. Read more>

Regular weekly workshops will not be held during end of year break 19/12/2020 through 3/1/2021). Members are still encouraged to come in and do social painting during this period to keep the gallery open – no fee will be charged during this period. Read more>

You can also to find out what activities are happening and upcoming.

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Membership

New members will receive a warm welcome at the Hervey Bay Art Society.

The annual membership fee for new members is just $35. Renewal fee for on-going membership is $30.

To find out more about becoming a member go here.

If you are existing member go here to find art society forms, rosters, manuals and exhibition rules and procedures.

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News and Notices

The art society issues monthly newsletters which are available to members and visitors. Read More>

The current newsletter is Dec 2020. Read More>

Recent Notices:

  • Gallery 5 Volunteer Duty Roster Dec 2020/Jan2021
    Gallery 5 Duty Roster is now available for members to check their volunteer sessions.
  • December 2020 Newsletter Now Available
    Download the newsletter to read what’s going on at the art society including the current miniatures & small paintings exhibition, the upcoming end of year break up and the upcoming flora & fauna exhibition.
  • End of Year Break 19/12/2020 to 3/1/2021
    Regular weekly workshops will not be held during the end of year break 19/12/2020 to 3/1/2021. Members are still encouraged to come in and do social painting during this period to keep the gallery open – no fees will be charged during this period.

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About Us

Hervey Bay Art Society is a not for profit organisation run to promote participation and interest in the arts.

We value individual creativity and lifelong learning. We promote this through a variety of value-for-money activities.

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Visit or Contact Us

Visit us at Gallery 5 located at 5 Sandy St, Urangan, Qld. Gallery 5 is open daily and entry is free. Read More>

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Announcements

Online Members Gallery – Coming Dec 2020

“Summer Breeze” by member Sonja Clifford. Work has been cropped for display.

Coming Dec 1 2020

Our online members gallery showcases artworks from our talented member artists.

Go here to view the gallery (coming soon).

If you enjoy the online gallery please come and visit Gallery 5 to see more works.

Members – don’t have a gallery page yet? – go here to see how to obtain one.

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Acknowledgements

Our Current and Recent Sponsors

The art society strives to promote art in the Fraser Coast region. We are very appreciative of the support we receive from our generous sponsors in helping us do this.

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