Archer Thistle, Untitled, 2018, acrylic on canvas, 200 x 200mm. Special Education Unit, Quirindi High School.

Walaaybaa (Home) Program

Developed in partnership between the Department of Education, the Art Gallery of NSW and Tamworth Regional Gallery.

WALAAYBAA (HOME) is a regional outreach education program that delivers sustained educational content and experiences introducing local Aboriginal art practice to primary school teachers, students and their wider communities.

Free

06 November - 06 December 2021

Anne Hayes, Banksia serrata, old man banksia, gabiirr (Guugu Yimithirr), (detail) 2017. Watercolour on paper, 63 x 45 cm. Courtesy of the artist.

Artistic Endeavour:

Contemporary botanical artists’ response to the legacy of Banks, Solander and Parkinson

Artistic Endeavour: Contemporary botanical artists’ response to the legacy of Banks, Solander and Parkinson marks the 250th anniversary of the HMB Endeavour’s voyage along the east coast of Australia. Scientists Joseph Banks and Daniel Solander, together with illustrator Sydney Parkinson, gathered and recorded many “… curious plants [they] met with on shore”.

Free

12 November 2021 - 06 January 2022

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