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Events and Performances

Think Tank Talk

Ongoing, on weekends

Join exhibiting artists as they speak about their work in current exhibitions.

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Griffyn Solos: Susan, Kiri and Laura

Saturday 2 July

Music from the spheres, for voice, flute, and harp, including works by American composer George Crumb, and Henryk Górecki’s angelic Good Night..

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NAIDOC by the Lake… Singing our culture

Saturday 9 July » 11:00am-3:00pm

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

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Show and Tell Market by Poyo Studio

Saturday 23 July » 10:30am - 4:30pm

Show & Tell is an exciting new Canberra design market, showcasing works by local businesses and makers.

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RAW:Natural Born Artists

Friday 12 August »
Friday 7 October »
Friday 25 November »

A showcase of independent creatives in visual art, film, fashion, music, hair & makeup artistry, photography, models and performing art.

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India Meets

Saturday 20 August » 7:30pm

India Meets brings together a range of classical Indian dance artists based in Canberra with special guest artist Seeta Patel from the UK.

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Dance Kaleidoscope

Sunday 28 August » 3:00pm

Celebrate our seventh birthday with a diverse and dazzling dose of the vibrant dance activity happening at BAC and in the local community.

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Griffyn Solos: Mythos

Saturday 10 September» 7:00pm

There are four Griffyn Solo events at Belconnen Arts Centre during 2016, showcasing the individual talents of the six Griffyn musicians.

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World Cruise

Canberra Mandolin Orchestra and the Worldly Goods Choir

Sunday 18 September» 5:00pm

Cruise to exotic places through music. Enjoy the beautiful vista of Lake Ginninderra and be entertained with world music with a sea cruise theme brought to you by the Worldly Goods Choir and the Canberra Mandolin Orchestra.

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Saturday 5 November » 5:00-8:00pm

Celebrate Belco's 50th at this free event for everyone where families and friends can come together to make, munch and enjoy some community magic at Belconnen Arts Centre. 

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Griffyn Goes Wilder

The Griffyn Ensemble - members past and present

Saturday 19 November» 7:00pm

Sunday 20 November» 5:00pm

Happy Birthday to Griffyn! Celebrate ten years of the Griffyn Ensemble (cake included!) as we invite new and old friends to join us on stage performing music by one of our favourite composers, American songwriter and composer, Alec Wilder.

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The Resonants' Family Christmas Concert

Sunday 27 November» 3:00pm

The Resonants are a dynamic award winning choral group that has been delighting audiences in Canberra for 26 years.

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Adults' Classes

Take a look at our new program of dance, visual arts, and music classes and try something new!

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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