Our Western Downs is home to a rich fabric of arts and culture. Internationally acclaimed artists include wool artisan, Barbara Geisel; and painter, Hugh Sawrey. There are art galleries dotted throughout the region where you can experience our creative talent and witness touring exhibitions.
In Chinchilla's cultural precinct you'll find the Lapunyah Art Gallery, Chinchilla a regional Art Gallery which hosts up to 20 exhibitions a year, featuring the work of local and interstate artists. Located inside the new MyALL 107 facility in Dalby, Gallery 107@Dalby is the Western Downs' newest art gallery, with professional lighting and a unique mezzanine space.
Dogwood Crossing, Miles is an outstanding cultural facility. It is home to the John Mullins Memorial Art Gallery, an A-Class Regional Art Gallery that hosts quality exhibitions and events throughout the year. The facility also incorporates the local library, an IT centre, event space and social history displays where you can hear local residents tell their stories.
Bluebelles Art Gallery, in the Bell Bunya Community Centre at Bell, is a charming destination not to be missed. Other gallery spaces across the region, including the Leichhardt Gallery in Wandoan's Cultural Centre and the Myall Park Botanic Garden Gallery in Glenmorgan, often exhibit the work of our dedicated local artists and cultural groups.