Apr 2023 Monthly Members Exhibition – The Bays Hidden Gems (Past)

The Apr 2023 monthly themed exhibition is The Bays Hidden Gems.

Please come and view the exhibition from Apr 14 , 2023 through May 5, 2023 at Hervey Bay Art Society’s “Gallery 5” Art Gallery, at 5 Sandy St Urangan. Gallery 5 is open daily and entry is free.

This exhibition is in addition to a rotating collection of other art exhibitions always on display. All these exhibitions feature well priced pieces that would make great acquisitions or gifts.

The next monthly members competition is Still Life of People-made things which will be held from May 5, 2023 through Jun 2, 2023.


Results were announced at the awards presentation on Friday Apr 21, 2023 at noon in the foyer of Gallery 5. The judges for this competition were Mark Brose and Janine Hunt.

First PrizeAnn BeachSpectacular Sunrise
Second PrizeLynn MunnUnveiling a Hidden Gem
Highly CommendedAnn BeachSailing Scarness
Highly CommendedRolf SieberGataker’s Bay Sunrise
CommendedHugh BrownBeach Gems
Encouragement AwardLorraine RomaiorGallery 5

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Thanks to Out of the Square Picture Framing who supplies a voucher as 2nd prize for this exhibition.

Judges and Volunteers

Sincere thanks to the volunteers and judges involved in organising, judging and presenting this exhibition. Thanks also to all those members who took the time and effort to enter this exhibition. Thanks also to the catering team who do a great job every month running the post presentation barbecue.

Key Dates

Delivery of Paintings: Friday Apr 14, 2023 between 9:00 am and 10:30 am. Entry fee is $5.00 per painting entered.

Presentation & BBQ: Friday Apr 21, 2023 12:00 noon. Presentation is held at 12 noon in main Gallery 5 reception area and is followed by a BBQ in the back courtyard of Gallery 5.

Exhibition of Paintings: From Friday Apr 21, 2023 (afternoon) through May 5, 2023.

Collection of Paintings: Friday May 5, 2023 between 9:00 am and 10:30 am.

Competition Details & Conditions of Entry

The Apr 2023 monthly competition and exhibition is The Bays Hidden Gems. Information about this exhibition can be found on page [tba] of the Mar 2023 Newsletter (when published).

The rules and conditions covering the monthly members exhibitions can be found here. Details of the judging procedures and criteria can be found here.

If, after reading the rules and conditions, you are still uncertain as to whether your painting qualifies for entry into the monthly members competition, then please contact the Gallery 5 Monthly Exhibition Coordinator.


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