The Wondai Regional Art Gallery is recognised as one of the best in rural south-east Queensland. With new exhibitions every month, Friends of the Gallery membership, Sunday Art Group, Pole Art and regular workshops and art classes for adults and children, it provides opportunities for people to develop and display their artistic skills as well as showcasing the region's art and culture to the visiting public.

Opening hours:

Weekdays: 10.00am to 4.00pm
Saturday: 10.00am to 4.00pm
Sundays/Public Holidays: 10.00am to 4.00pm (except Good Friday. ANZAC morning, Christmas & Boxing Days)

Exhibition enquiries to :

wondaiartgallery@southburnett.qld.gov.au
Phone: 07 4168 5926

Location:

40 Haly Street, Wondai

Current Exhibition Current Exhibition

October 2016  Exhibition

“South Burnett Regional Council Arts Competition” - Various Artists

In the month of October the whole gallery will be filled with entries in the South Burnett Regional Council October Art Competition with $6,700 total in prizemoney up for grabs.


This competition is proudly sponsored by the South Burnett Regional Council, along with new sponsors Cherbourg Aboriginal Shire Council, Ken O’Dowd (Member for Flynn), Wondai Lions Club, Brian Tucker and Wondai Country Markets.  This competition is open to residents of the South Burnett and Cherbourg Council areas and will showcase the local talent and diversity of the Artists in our region.


The $3,000 Mayor’s Aquisitive Art Prize will be judged from all open sections.  These sections include Oil and Acrylic, Watercolour (Pure), Pastel, Any Other Medium, Photography, Sculpture & Ceramics and the newly added section titled Indigenous Art of Cherbourg & South Burnett. There are also sections for Childrens’ Art.


Mayor Keith Campbell  will be opening the exhibition on the evening of Friday 30th September.  All winners will be announced and all prizes will be presented on the night.


Entry forms are available at the Wondai Regional Art Gallery and closing date for all entries is Saturday 24th September.

Opening Night:   Friday 30th September 2016, from 6pm

$5.00 entry includes Hot & Cold Supper & Punch

Wine will be served by Kingsley Grove Estate

Live Entertainment

Announcements of winners & presentations

                                

The exhibition will remain in the Wondai Regional Art Gallery Regional Art Gallery until 4pm on Saturday 29th October 2016. The exhibition will be open 7 days a week, 10.00am till 4.00pm. Free Entry. Telephone: 074168 5926 or email wondaiartgallery@southburnett.qld.gov.au 

November 2016  Exhibition

“Art for my sake” - Dianne Woodall

Come along to the gallery to discover an interesting insight into one the South Burnett’s well known artists. You will discover some new, some old, and some never before seen artwork that has shaped Dianne as an artist. You will also be treated to a background look into what inspires her and the creative processes she uses to produce her artwork.


Joining her in the gallery will be a display of work from The Castra Retirement Home residents whom Dianne helps and encourages with her art classes. Learn the difficulties faced by the aging and the joy that creating at any age can bring.


Kids Korner As well as encouraging the old, she has an influence on the young so in Kids Korner will be a display of work by her grandchildren Cody and Chloe Woodall.

 

Opening Night:   Friday 4th November 2016, from 6pm

$5.00 entry includes Hot & Cold Supper & Punch

Local Wine will be available along with Live Entertainment

                                

The exhibition will remain in the Wondai Regional Art Gallery Regional Art Gallery until 4pm on Saturday 26th November 2016. The exhibition will be open 7 days a week, 10.00am till 4.00pm. Free Entry. Telephone: 074168 5926 or email wondaiartgallery@southburnett.qld.gov.au 

Calendar of Events Calendar of Events

GALLERY

JANUARY

GALLERY

FEBRUARY

opening 5/2/16

1

“Sweethearts, Wives & Damned Whores”

1

Jan Sody & Faye Cook

2

The Linda Silburn Collection

2

Sue Lederhose

3

(Whole Gallery)

3

Allison Seiler

KIDS KORNER

Wondai State School

KIDS CORNER

St Josephs State School

CELLAR DOOR

 

CELLAR DOOR

 

 

MARCH

opening 4/3/16

 

APRIL

opening 1/4/16

1

Dale Leach

1

Wondai Garden Expo Competition

2

Maree Cameron

2

Wondai Garden Expo Competition

3

Roza Lear

3

Wondai Garden Expo Competition

KIDS KORNER

Tingoora State School

KIDS CORNER

Murgon State School

CELLAR DOOR

 

CELLAR DOOR

 

 

MAY

opening 6/5/16

 

JUNE

opening 3/6/16

1

WAGS  (Wondai Art Group Sundays)

1

Jandamarra Cadd (Travelling Exhib)

2

Dianne Dumschat & Anna Aird

2

Jandamarra Cadd (Travelling Exhib)

3

Rosemarie Matthews-Frederick

3

Ration Shed ‘Shadow Box’ Exhibition

KIDS CORNER

Wooroolin State School

KIDS CORNER

 

CELLAR DOOR

 

CELLAR DOOR

 

 

JULY

opening 1/7/16

 

AUGUST

opening 5/8/16

1

June McCotter

1

 SB High School Art Competition

2

June McCotter

2

 SB High School Art Competition

3

June McCotter

3

 SB High School Art Competition

KIDS CORNER

 

KIDS CORNER

 

CELLAR DOOR

 

CELLAR DOOR

 

 

SEPTEMBER

opening 2/9/16

 

OCTOBER

opening 7/10/16

1

Quilters Rest (Marion Lee)

1

  South Burnett Regional

2

Summer Brook-Jones

2

    Council Art Competition

Click Here for entry form!!

3

Andrea White

3

             (Whole Gallery)

KIDS CORNER

Taabinga State School

KIDS CORNER

 

CELLAR DOOR

 

CELLAR DOOR

 

 

NOVEMBER

opening 4/11/16

 

DECEMBER

opening 2/12/16

1

Dianne Woodall

1

Nature In The Raw

2

Dianne Woodall

2

(Sandra Senstock Miller group)

3

Dianne Woodall

3

(Whole Gallery)           

KIDS CORNER

 

KIDS CORNER

 

CELLAR DOOR

 

CELLAR DOOR