Sunday 3 November

10:00am – 4:00pm

Artstate Arts Program

Various locations

    • Fee Day to explore the region
    • Check out Artstate Fringe and Regional Programs (details to come)
    • Arts Exhibtions until 4.00pm
    • Free public concert by the NSW Regional Youth Orchestra

Visit the Arts Program for available events.

10:00am – 11:00am

Dhinawangu Walaaybaa -Emu’s Country : Tamworth's Public Art Trail

Bicentennial Park

Walk along Tamworth’s public art trail with artist Amy Hammond and Gallery Director Bridget Guthrie as they discuss  Dhinawangu Walaaybaa – Emu’s Country sculpture, inspired by weaving and using Augmented Reality (AR). AR solutions have been used in public art and exhibitions, to surprise, intrigue and educate, capturing new audiences.

Limited numbers.  Pick up your tickets at registration

11:00am – 12:30pm

Regional Youth Orchestra Closing Concert

Tamworth War Memorial Town Hall

Now an Artstate tradition, talented young musicians from Regional Conservatoriums across NSW perform in a FREE symphony orchestra concert as the closing event of Artstate Tamworth, Regional Arts NSW’s conference and festival.

The Regional Youth Orchestra NSW (RYO NSW) showcases the musical talent of regional youth from the seventeen Regional Conservatoriums based in country towns across the state. These young musicians have performed at the Sydney Opera House and have been mentored by world-class conductors and players from the Australian World Orchestra, Sydney Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, and Opera Australia Orchestra.

RYO NSW is an initiative of the Association of NSW Regional Conservatoriums and is hosted in Tamworth by Tamworth Regional Conservatorium of Music.

For more information visit the Arts Program.

12:30pm – 1:30pm

Exhibition Tour: Exploded Textiles, Tamworth Regional Gallery

Tamworth Regional Gallery

Jackie Dunn is Special exhibitions curator at the Art Gallery of NSW, working on the forward planning of exhibitions. This year, she also curated Exploded textiles for Tamworth Regional Gallery.  Take a tour with the curator through this unique exhibition.

Times are indicative only and may be subject to change.

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