What's on at Goolugatup Heathcote

Defence/Defiance

Defence/Defiance

Holly O'Meehan 17 July - 15 August 2021 Holly O'Meehan presents Defence/Defiance, an exhibition inspired by the native bushland and coastal landscapes of Wagyl Kaip land (Great Southern region). Combining ceramics, crochet, and found objects, the intricate forms that O’Meehan crafts embody qualities that entice and repel through contrasts of texture and medium. The exhibition considers the way elements of a natural ecosystem respond to human interference.

BC Habit of Decay

BC Habit of Decay

Ben Crappsley 17 July - 15 August 2021 Ben Crappsley presents Habitation & Decay, an exhibition proposing the cockroach as a helpful subject in considering positive and negative aspects of our own society’s environmental occupation. Cockroaches are often viewed as a pest that needs to be removed from our domestic habitat. Though they share our space, they dwell in a substratum of our built environment and our psyche.

Melville Contemporary

Melville Contemporary

Melville Contemporary is a new biennial art prize showcasing the best artwork from WA professional visual artists. In 2021 it awards a $15,000 main prize and a $2,000 highly commended prize (non-acquisitive). The 2021 finalists are: Sam Bloor • Mathew Clark • Erin Coates • Jennifer Cochrane • Rebecca Dagnall • Tarryn Gill • Pascale Giorgi • Sohan Ariel Hayes • Rusty Maeva • Lia McKnight • Ross Potter • Sally Stoneman • Dung-Chuan Wen

Goolugatup Sounds II

Goolugatup Sounds II

SEACREST GARDENS TURIYA *POSTPONED* Goolugatup Sounds returns for another night of music by the Derbarl Yerrigan. Experience the uncanny world of Lana Rothnie and Ian Apau Walker's SEACREST GARDENS, where dark digital sounds meet medieval moods, and hear TURIYA bring their harp-driven take on grooving astral jazz, while Goolugatup Gallery unveils its latest visual art offerings. Bands take to the stage from 7pm.

Artist Talks

Artist Talks

Watch our artist talks online, recorded live in the gallery with exhibiting artists.

Perth Makers Market

Perth Makers Market

Perth Makers Market is returning to Goolugatup Heathcote in 2021. Upcoming dates: 22 August 26 September 7 November 19 December Please note all events are subject to State and Federal Government COVID-19 health regulations. Attendee numbers may be limited and the event altered/cancelled.

Charcoal and Champagne

Charcoal and Champagne

Social life-drawing workshops – 17 July 'Charcoal and Champagne' are award-winning pop-up life-drawing classes that give those who may have strayed from their childhood creative selves, a unique opportunity to rediscover what it feels like to be an artist whilst confronting their hesitations of drawing the human form.

Children's School of Contemporary Art

Children's School of Contemporary Art

Enrol your kids in the Children's School of Contemporary Art July school holiday workshops. The Children's School of Contemporary Art offers classes in drawing, illustration, painting, craft, clay and sculpture.

Not Yet Perfect

Not Yet Perfect

FAMILY DAY POTTERY WORKSHOP Not Yet Perfect is now offering family taster workshop perfect for the whole family. During this 2 hour workshop, you can get creative and have fun with the kids (6 & over) and experience the beauty of the pottery wheel or enjoy a hand building session!

Not Yet Perfect

Not Yet Perfect

Not Yet Perfect hosts boutique pottery workshops in the Gyinning Ellen Brook Building at Goolugatup Heathcote. Their workshops are tailored for beginners and intermediates where you will learn you'll learn the basic ins and outs of creating pottery.

Wisdom in Your Life

Wisdom in Your Life

Unifying Humanity Programs for people who want to connect.

Goolugatup Redevelopment Concept

Goolugatup Redevelopment Concept

The City of Melville is seeking feedback on a proposal to redevelop the Goolugatup Heathcote lower lands area.