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

Events At Belconnen Arts Centre

What's On
  • Echoes in Time
    Vivien Lightfoot
    16 May–7 June » Gallery


    In this exhibition, Lightfoot is motivated by a desire to construct links and discover echoes between her ancestors and to pay homage to their principles, their bravery and their initiative.

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    Image: Vivien Lightfoot

  • Mandela In Me presented by Khoza Entertainment
    Sunday 31 May > 5:00pm


    Mandela in Me is an intensely energetic and moving performance featuring spectacular vocals, poetry, African dances and more!

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  • Double the Difference with Belconnen Arts Centre


    We want to transform Belconnen Arts Centre into the Creative Hub of North West Canberra. Please help us realise this vision through this unique opportunity...

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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 2015 Program is supported by:

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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)