Applications open for Friends on Show 2018!

The Friends on Show 2018 exhibitions runs from 2-12 June in Broadhurst Gallery. The registration process for 2018 is as follows:- All registered artworks are to be delivered to the Hazelhurst Gallery on Wednesday 30 May between 5pm-8pm. Hazelhurst curatorial staff will select works on…

Marion Hall Best, Interiors Exhibition Wine and Cheese Evening – Thursday 26 July 6pm to 8pm

To enhance your experience of this exhibition, we will have a guest speaker, while you relax over wine and nibblies in the gallery foyer and a guided tour of the exhibition. Please invite your friends to join you at these special events. The…

Marion Hall Best Interiors Exhibition: Morning Tea with Talk and Guided Tour – Wednesday 4 July, 2018 11am morning tea, 12pm tour

To coincide with this exhibition, meet in the historic Hazelhurst cottage and bring your friends along to enjoy tea/coffee and cake and meet other Friends members. Please invite your friends to join you at these special events. The Cost of each of the…

Artztalk: Lapis Lazuli, King of the Blues: The Stone that Rocked the World with Dr Wendy Reade, Saturday 16 June at 2.30pm

  For around 7000 years the extraordinary blue stone lapis lazuli has been mined from the same place in Afghanistan in response to an undying demand for this rich and rare colour. First appearing as beads, seals and amulets in burials of early…

Artztalk on Sardinia: a timeless Mediterranean Island with Robert Veel Saturday 19 May at 2.30pm

To this day Sardinia remains one of the most remote and little-understood islands of the Mediterranean. Yet, it has a vast number of Bronze age sites, Phoenician and Roman archaeological sites as well as Aragonese, Pisan and Genoese in uence. And some of…

Vanishing Point Exhibition: Wine and Cheese Evening, Thursday 17 May, 6pm to 8pm

Meet in the Gallery Foyer and enjoy the gallery after dark with a special guest speaker followed by a hosted tour of the exhibition. Please invite your friends to join you at these special events. The Cost of each of the above special…

Vanishing Point Exhibition: Morning Tea, Wednesday 2 May, 2018 – 11am morning tea, 12pm tour

To celebrate this exhibition, come along have morning tea in the historic Hazelhurst cottage lounge, meet other Friends and enjoy a talk and guided tour of the exhibition. Under 30’s FREE * Please invite your friends to join you at these special events.…

Special Event Hazelhurst Cottage Open Day, 10-3pm, Saturday 21 April 2018

The Sutherland Shire Heritage Festival is on again this year from 20th April through to 19th May. Following its popularity last year, the Open Day Heritage Trail will once again include Hazelhurst as a stop on the vintage bus route on Saturday 21st…

Artztalk with Joanna Capon OAM MA – Following Buddhism in China through the Cave Temples, Saturday 21 April at 2.30pm

Join Joanna Capon as we trace the history of Buddhism in China through its great monuments – The Cave Temples of Dunhuang 4th century AD, Yuangang, 5th century AD, Longmen 5th Century AD and Maijishan 6th century AD. Joanna will discuss the arrival…

Dobell House & Lake Macquarie City Art Gallery, Friday 6th April, 2018, 8:00am departure Hazelhurst Gallery

Dobell House Dobell House is a National Heritage Home and the Studio of Sir William Dobell, three times Archibald Prize Winner and is situated on the beautiful shores of Lake Macquarie. We will be greeted with a Morning Tea and presentation of the life…