Frank Prem Workshop

A Poetry Reading by Frank Prem

The eloquent Frank Prem is returning to Rutherglen in July 2024 to conduct a Writing Workshop using photographs. The Date, venue and cost is TBC. Frank will also be running sessions about his work in Beechworth if members are keen to attend. Visit these websites for more information:

Movie Showing: The Rose Maker

Arts Rutherglen’s Fine Film Season 2024 The Rose Maker Tuesday 23 April, 2024 Find us at “The Vine” Restaurant, Rutherglen High SchoolJoin us for a light, tasty meal and a glass of wine (BYO)Food is served from 6.30, the film starts at 7.30Arts Rutherglen members are FREE, non-members $10.00 The Rosemaker” reveals some of the […]

The Tommy McRae project, an update…

We are underway! Thanks to Ricky Hiskins and Dave Edwards, our new art work – Stage 2 of the Tommy McRae Project by Waradgerie sculptor Lorraine Connelly-Northey – is edging closer to installation. With patience and precision, Ricky and his crane moved the two heavy rocks into position. Once these have settled and weeds have […]

Announcing …… 4 At The Hall – Saturday 17 Feb @ Wahgunyah

As part of our focus on original songwriting and storytelling, Arts Rutherglen in conjunction with Indigo FM and Destination Rutherglen, present 4 At The Hall – a live concert headlined by Riley Catherall (and band) with support from Ben Chan, Kamali Lamba and Dave Daly and the Cotton Thieves. 4 At The Hall will be […]

Welcome Beth Rankin, as the new President of Arts Rutherglen

Beth is no stranger to the wonderful life offered in Rutherglen and after 40 years of annual holidays in the area, decided to make a permanent move here in 2017. She has a background in nursing, creative arts education and public health and teaches in the National School of Education at the Australian Catholic University. […]

Calling All Artists! The Tastes of Art Prize Returns

It keeps getting better… Arts Rutherglen is proud to host the 7th Rutherglen Tastes of Art Prize, from 8-17 March 2024. The Rutherglen Tastes of Art Prize is an opportunity for artists to exhibit in a well established, popular show with visitors being able to purchase varied, creative works of exceptional quality. Entries open on […]

Opening Gala Night 8 March 2024

Join us for Opening Night and book your tickets online:   Click here to visit the Rutherglen Art Prize webpage.

Arts Rutherglen Fine Film Season, 2023

Another great season of films has just wound up. We try to select films that aren’t readily accessible in mainstream and which might provoke discussion, whilst being thoroughly entertaining. This year’s selection was mainly French but also Belgian and Spanish. A particular favourite was our July film: “Tour de Force”, (Une Belle Course”) a quirky […]

Thank you Helen

Sadly Helen Mackinlay will be standing down as President of Arts Rutherglen. Helen has been our President for over 2 years and will be greatly missed by the committee. Helen’s love of community, her tireless work on every Arts Rutherglen project and her superb ability to lead a vibrant and energetic Committee dedicated to bringing […]

Busking Festival May 2022

Image: Well Into Winter, featuring Alex Cameron on vocals, warm up the crowd on 13 May 2022 at Rutherglen Memorial Hall ahead of a concert by The Northern Folk Image: Well Into Winter, featuring Alex Cameron on vocals, warm up the crowd on 13 May 2022 at Rutherglen Memorial Hall ahead of a concert by […]