January-June 2015. Welcome to Belconnen Arts Centre
Belconnen Arts Centre

Events At Belconnen Arts Centre

What's On
  • Belconnen Arts Centre Exhibition call out 2016

    Be included in a diverse, engaged and vibrant arts community by participating in our 2016 exhibition program.

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  • Autumn School Holiday Program
    Tuesday 14 - Friday 17 April

    This year the classes include making honey bees, sun prints, boomerangs and Easter eggs.

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  • Seeking Humanity
    Wendy Sharpe 19 March–12 April » Foyer

    A touring exhibition by the Asylum Seekers Centre, Seeking Humanity portrays the stories of Australia’s asylum seekers and refugees through a series of vivid portraits.

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    Image: Wendy Sharpe

  • The Carved Line
    Christine Upton
    20 March–12 April » Gallery

    Response to life’s experiences and the beauty of nature have provided inspiration for the imagery in Christine Upton’s artwork.

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    Image: Christine Upton

  • Re–Emergence
    Robyn Campbell
    20 March–12 April » Arts Lounge

    For the artist, Robyn Campbell, this exhibition is a step back into a world of making.

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    Image: Robyn Campbell

  • Photograph

    Stage 2 at Belconnen Arts Centre

    Learn more about Stage 2 development at Belconnen Arts Centre.

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    Image: Cox Architecture

BAC is closed Good Friday to Easter Monday INCLUSIVE


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

Belconnen Arts Centre (BAC) is a place where stories come together. BAC is a small team of staff supported by a number of volunteers who together present a broad program of arts events. The Centre is innovative and ambitious, delivering programs that resonate across the full breadth of the North West Canberra community.

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

The building is situated on the foreshore of Lake Ginninderra in northwest Canberra in the ACT, Australia's National Capital. Host an event at BAC...


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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 2014 July—December 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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How to get to Belconnen Arts Centre:

    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. Parking is available on Emu Bank, Westfield Belconnen and behind Nature Conservation House, or at the Centre (2 hours only)