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Events At Belconnen Arts Centre

What's On
  • PERMEATE > Emerging Artist Support Scheme recipients >
    27 MAY – 19 JUNE

    Be energized by the inspired works or emerging artists Ned Bott, Hannah Gason, Janis Lejins, Clare Peters and Madisyn Zabel; all recipients of the 2015 EASS Awards.

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  • NAIDOC by the Lake… Singing our culture

    Join us in a rich program of live performances, food and art stalls, a jumping castle, film screenings and hands-on craft activities.
    Image: Lyndy Delian


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  • Completing
    Belconnen Arts Centre

    See designs and learn more about the proposed completion of the second stage of the Belconnen Arts Centre development.


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  • Canberra youth theatre at belconnen arts centre


    Canberra Youth Theatre have just launched a brand new Theatre program for young people aged 12-16 years.


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  • Get involved in Belconnen's 50th celebration in 2016


    Join the Belco50 Facebook page to hear about the latest news, events and ways to get involved in Belco's 50th birthday in 2016.


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  • Dance for People with Parkinsons
    Tuesdays > 1:10–2:30pm

    Parkinson’s ACT and Belconnen Arts Centre present the first ever weekly dance program in the ACT specifically designed for People with Parkinson’s.

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Belconnen Arts Centre – the centre of arts and cultural activity in the Belconnen Region

Belconnen Arts Centre is a place to celebrate and share stories, make memories and undertake creative journeys. We present a dynamic program throughout the centre across a range of arts practice where the work of emerging and established artists are applauded. Opportunities and experiences are gently threaded together through the artists’ exploration of space, sense of place, belonging and their relationship to the world around them.

Belconnen Arts Centre is located at 118 Emu Bank, Belconnen and is open between 10:00am-4:00pm Tuesday-Sunday. See more on accessibility.




The Members and Board of the Belconnen Arts Centre Incorporated call on the ACT Government to use its next budget to complete the most anticipated investment in community and cultural infrastructure planned to serve the people of north and west Canberra, the Belconnen Arts Centre. More...



Hire These Spaces

Belconnen Arts Centre opened to the public on 29 August 2009, and offers a
range of creative arts activities in wonderful spaces including:

  • Stunning large Foyer suitable for major events, launches, performances and presentations
  • Dance Studio with full lighting and sound
  • Gallery and Outdoor Gallery
  • Two Creative Workshops and an Outdoor Workshop for visual arts and craft classes and workshops
  • Community access Meeting Room suitable also for training workshops, classes and presentations
  • An Arts Lounge for volunteers and friends of the centre
  • Coffee kiosk and
  • Outdoor area for celebrations and markets

The 2016 Program is supported by:

July-December Sponsors

Belconnen Arts Centre is an initiative of and is supported by the ACT Government

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    118 Emu Bank, Belconnen, ACT [Google Maps]

    Tuesday – Sunday 10:00am – 4:00pm
    Except for regular classes and special events

  • BUS:
    ACTION [Timetable Information] - 300 series buses to Belconnen, get off at Belconnen Community Bus Station and walk down to the Centre, or Route 45 directly to the Centre.

  • CAR:
    Enter eastern end Emu Bank from either Aikman Drive or Eastern Valley Way, from the western end off Joynton Smith Drive or directly opposite the end of Benjamin Way. See Maps for Parking here