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Post date: 14 Jul 2014
Reporter: ClaireH

The Yarragon railway station building will be occupied for the first time in two decades following restoration. The station was at risk of falling into disrepair. The station has been a meeting place in West Gippsland for over 100 years and now with the opening of a community arts hub, it has gained a new life.

Gary Blackwood, Narracan MP says the $500,000 refurbishment started in February and finished in late June. The heritage...

Post date: 27 Jun 2014
Reporter: ClaireH

The judges decisions are in!

Gatescape Winners have been decided for 2014 and the committee would like to once again thank all of the fabulous entrants for their hard work and creativity.

People’s choice – “Be Inspired” 277 Votes
Home Garden Gate - C-Scape by the C side
Farm / Rural Gate – Be Inspired
Business Gate – The...

Post date: 6 Jun 2014
Reporter: ClaireH

Gatescape voting ceases 6 June and all of the prize winners will be determined and winners notified before the end of June.

It's been a wonderful month of exciting art with some amazing entries. A big thank you to everyone who contributed to make this festival such a success.

Post date: 29 May 2014
Reporter: ClaireH

The Elephant Shark is the final addition to the Bronze Yarns Sculpture Trail at the Coronet Bay Foreshore, created by artist, David Murphy. Photo: David Murphy.

Melbourne artist, David Murphy, worked with the Coronet Bay community to gather local stories from which six bronze sculptures were cast. Five are now installed on a particular picnic table or bench, leaving room to sit and eat around, at the Coronet Bay Foreshore...

Post date: 14 May 2014
Reporter: ClaireH

East Gippsland Art Gallery Inc. is seeking expressions of interest from Artists to deliver a public art installation project at Bairnsdale, East Gippsland.

The project will provide an opportunity for the successful Artist[s] to create an iconic public art sculpture which will connect with the unique location and heritage gallery building in a dynamic and contemporary manner.

Experience in the conceptual design and creation of...