Past Events

MAGiC takes shape for 2017 | 8 – 15 March !

Mansfield Art Glass incorporating Ceramics (MAGiC) is well under way to becoming the biggest regional art glass and ceramics exhibition in Australia. Read this update by convenor Poppe Davis

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SALA Short Story Prize winners announced

Arts Council of Mansfield is thrilled to announce the winners of the 2016 SALA Short Story Prize. In its second year, the prize awards a national winner and a local winner. The Bendigo Bank, Mansfield and District Community Bank branch sponsors the local winner prize of $500. The prize for the national winner is $1000. This year’s competition saw regional writer Chris Scriven (Kyneton) take out the national prize with his story ‘Knees like polished stones’ The local winner this year is Kammy Cordner Hunt, with her story ‘Himalaya’. The winning stories will be...

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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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