Arts & Culture


Wingecarribee Shire Council is home to a diverse, creative and vibrant community, hosting arts and cultural events that people come from all over the world to enjoy.

Arts File

The Southern Highlands Arts File website encompasses a full spectrum of creative endeavour. Arts File will bring you information and profiles across Visual Arts/Artisan, Music, Performing Arts, Literature, Museums + Galleries and Creative Industries. Serving the Southern Highlands and its creative community by joining the many creative dots, engaging with artists of all disciplines, musical groups, theatre companies, producers, publishers and arts organisations.

ARTSfile Website

Southern Highlands ARTS Trail

ARTS Trail provides an opportunity to visit artists in their studios, see where they create their work and buy direct from the studio door.

ARTSfile Website

Wingecarribee Landscape Prize

The 2019 Wingecarribee Landscape Prize, sponsored by Wingecarribee Shire Council was announced on 17 May 2019 by Mayor Duncan Gair.

The winner was announced as Robyn Kinsela for her Oil on canvas entitled 'Rainy Sunday'.

Mayor Duncan Gair described the winning artwork as "Deceptively simple and surprisingly evocative of the movement and feeling of rain ... This is a wondrous and masterful work".


Weave is an online directory of visual, literary and performing artists, who are located within the Kiama, Shellharbour, Southern Highlands and Wollongong regions of NSW.

WEAVE Website