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Creative Gympie Event Series 2022/2023

The Creative Gympie Event Series is an initiative of Creative Arts Gympie Region, supported by the Black Summer Bushfire Recovery Grants Program. The program aims to support the continued development of the local arts community. With the impacts of COVID19, bushfire,...

PROVOKED: art’s response to society

It has long been taken for granted that Art is present in all aspects of human activity and culture. One role it plays is to express the emotions and struggles of the society it exists within, and inspires us to cope and even overcome. Provoked: art’s response to...

Passion for business

Creative Arts Gympie Region delivered the Creative Business Bootcamp over four sessions in May and June. Thanks to funding from Arts Queensland and support from the University of the Sunshine Coast and The Generator Gympie, 12 participants have worked through a...

Creating space for possibility

What do you do when you live in a town that requires you to leave in order to find entertainment? A town that smugly sits on its helltown reputation. Creatives have been drawn to the Gympie region for centuries, nurturing its unique and diverse landscapes, celebrating...

Wear Your Art with Cindy Vogels

From Cindy Vogels: I was completely overwhelmed in the most positive way by how many people attended my 2pm workshop Saturday for 'WEAR YOUR ART' presented by Creative Arts Gympie Region & Arts Queensland Then from 5.30pm the venue at 13 River Rd was filled (to...

DUETS: collaborations in creativity

The ‘Duets: collaborations in creativity’ initiative has been established by Creative Arts Gympie Region Inc with funding from Arts Queensland’s Creative To Go program. The aim is provide paid opportunities for artists and creatives of the Gympie region, as per the...