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Pre-Artstate Events | NSW Aboriginal Art and Cultural Exchange

15 Oct 2018 /

Create NSW and Arts OutWest are hosting the inaugural NSW Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Exchange at Bathurst from 31 October to 2 November 2018 in the lead-up to Artstate Bathurst. The Exchange will highlight the creative innovation taking place across NSW and discuss ways to build capacity and strengthen networks that will enrich and grow the Aboriginal Arts, Screen and Culture sector.
 
The Exchange includes a Welcome to Country Smoking Ceremony with Bathurst Wiradyuri Aboriginal Community Elders.
 

 

Exchange – Day 1

Date: Wednesday, 31 October 2018
Time: 10:30am – 5pm
Venue: Mansfield Building 1411, Room 377
Address: Charles Sturt University, Panorama Ave, Bathurst
 

Exchange – Networking Dinner – provided as part of Exchange program

Dinner: Wednesday, 31 October 2018
Time: 7pm – 10pm
Venue: Pipers, The Oxford Hotel
Address: 170 William Street, Bathurst
 

Exchange – Day 2

Date: Thursday, 1 November 2018
Time: 9am – 5pm
Venue: Mansfield Building 1411, Room 377
Address: Panorama Ave, Bathurst
 

Artstate – Opening Ceremony

Date: Thursday, 1 November 2018 – Artstate Opening Ceremony
Time: 7pm – 8:30pm
Address: Kings Parade, Bathurst
 

Artstate – Day Pass

Date: Friday, 2 November 2018 – Artstate Day Pass
Time: 9am – 5pm
Venue: Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre (BMEC)
Address: 105 William Street, Bathurst
 

Bursary Support

Arts OutWest is managing a bursary program for Create NSW, offering support for NSW Aboriginal independent artists and arts and cultural workers to attend The Aboriginal Arts & Cultural Exchange. The Bursary will assist with costs towards travel to Bathurst (NSW residents only), Accommodation (up to $100 per night), an Artstate Day Pass and Meals not otherwise provided through the Exchange.
 
You register and apply for Bursary Support HERE
 
Priority will be given to regional NSW Aboriginal independent artists and arts and cultural workers.
 
SmartyGrants applications will close at 11.55pm MONDAY 15 October 2018. Those who have been successful will be notified by 17 October 2018.