Past Events

MAD Tales 2016 – entries extended to 30 September!

Calling all Mansfield writers and poets. We’re inviting you to submit your writing to MAD Tales 2016. This year we’re once again able to offer a prize – $100 for the best adult submission and $50 for the best submission from a young person aged 18 years or under. Entry is free! Selection for publication and winning entries will be completed by Sue Binzer-Jones and Mim Zolin. The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. Download the conditions and entry form The most  exciting  literary event in Mansfield! Our launch party is famous. Join...

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Spring Arts 2016 – a fantastic program of art in Mansfield

This year’s Spring Arts has so much to offer. Please join us between 21 October and 1 November for art, sculpture, glass, literature and more.

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SALA entries close Friday 16 September

Get your entries in now for Mansfield’s national short story prize – the SALA short story prize – with a $1000 prize for the national winner and $500 for our best local entry. Winners will be announced at our annual literary event, to be held at Bos Taurus in High Street Mansfield, with readings from MAD Tales, prizes for SALA and MAD Tales winners and a great night of fun for all the family! Download conditions and entry form Pay your entry fee online (PayPal) Your name The title of your...

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Arts Council pop-up art market 22 October

Inviting artists to bring their work to Mansfield for a “pop-up” opportunity to present and sell your works, whether glass, ceramics, paintings, prints or patchwork – the list is endless.

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3 Faces 2016 wrap-up

The 2016 Mansfield Three Faces Portrait Art Prize Biennial is the sixth time this event has run with a focus on showcasing the creative talents of local artists and providing a unique opportunity to immortalise an important person in our community.

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Exciting times for art glass in Mansfield

We have moved Mansfield Art Glass Exhibition to Labour Day weekend in 2017 and it will run as a standalone event over eight days. We will also, for the first time, introduce ceramics into the exhibition.

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