Arts and Culture

Groups & resources

Indigo Shire has a rich history of involvement in arts and culture and this is reflected in the establishment of many varied art and cultural groups. From theatre groups to art groups the Shire embraces and nurtures the artistic and cultural needs of the community.

Beechworth

Beechworth Arts Council
President Lyndan Blackman, phone 0416 004 746. Email: Beechworthartscouncil@gmail.com

web: www.beechworthartscouncil.org.au

PO Box 111 Beechworth Victoria 3747

Beechworth Neighbourhood Centre
30 Ford St. Beechworth. Phone: 03 5728 2386, Website: www.bnc.net.au Email: contact@bnc.net.au

Beechworth Theatre Company
Contact: Lesley Milne 

lesleymilne@aapt.net.au

Beechworth Bellringers
Christ Church, Beechworth, Contact: Lloyd Beaty, Phone 03 5728 2374 and Lyndan Blackman, Phone 0416 004 746

Beechworth Celtic Festival
Contact: 1300 366 321 Email: info@beechworthcelticfestival.com, Website: http://www.beechworthcelticfestival.com.au/

Burke Museum Beechworth
Loch St, Beechworth. Open: Daily 9am - 5pm, except Christmas Day. Phone: 03 5728 8067 Website: www.burkemuseum.com.au, Email: burke_museum@indigoshire.vic.gov.au

Beechworth Concert Band
Contact: Geoff Crossman Phone: 03 5728 2762 AH 03 5728 1938 Mobile: 0448 481724

Friends of the Burke Museum
Contact the museum: 03 5728 8067

Beechworth Singers
Contact: Margaret Phillips, Musical Director, Phone: 03 5728 2595 Email: Margaret.phillips@bigpond.com

Stanley Athenaeum and Public Reading Room

Main Street, Stanley. Chris Dormer, coordinator, phone: 03 5728 6594. Open days: 10am – 12pm on second Wednesday, fourth Saturday of the month, or by appointment. Friends of the Athenaeum meet every 2nd Wednesday of the month, 10am - 2pm.

Chiltern

Chiltern Tourist Association Inc
30 Main Street, Chiltern Vic 3683 Contact: Beryl Pickering, Phone: 03 5726 1611 Email: contact@chilternvic.com Web: www.chilternvic.com

Chiltern-Rutherglen Continuing Education Centre
Contact: Lois Hotson, Phone: 03 5726 1358

Chiltern Lions Amateur Players (CLAP)
Contact: Wendy McDougall, Phone: 03 5726 1865

Chiltern Singers
Contact: Pam McDonald, Phone: 03 5726 1816 Email jpcmcd@tpg.com.au

Chiltern Athenaeum and Museum
57 Conness Street, Chiltern Contact: Chairman, Rex Fuge, Phone: 03 5726 1280 or 03 5726 1467 Email: info@chilternathenaeum.com.au Website: www.chilternathenaeum.com.au

Rutherglen

Arts Rutherglen
Meetings: Meet every 4th Thursday at Maternal and Child Health Centre (back of Rutherglen Hall) 5.30 pm. Contact: Irena Webster, Secretary:

webster.irena@westnet.com.au

www.artrutherglen.com.au

Rutherglen & District Artists Society Inc
Rutherglen Information Centre, 57 Main Street Rutherglen Contact: Pat Robinson, Phone: 02 6032 9096 Email: probinson2@bigpond.com

www.rutherglenart.com.au

Rutherglen Historical Society
Contact: Judy Harrison, Phone: 02 6032 9425

The Common School Museum
Murray Street, Rutherglen Contact: Judy Harrison, Secretary, Phone: 02 6032 9425

Yackandandah

Arts Yackandandah
Phone: 02 6027 1133 Web: http://www.arts.yackandandah.com/

Yackandandah Community Education Network
High St, Yackandandah Phone: 02 6027 1743 Email: ycen@yackandandah.com Website: www.ycen.org.au

Yackandandah Old Time Dance Group
Yackandandah Hall Phone: 02 6027 1266

Yackandandah Theatre Group
Contact: Beverley Lello, Phone: 02 6027 1348

Yackandandah Folk Festival
Contact: Folk Festival Committee PO Box 69 Yackandandah, Vic. 3749 Email: folkfestival@yackandandah.com Website: folkfestival.yackandandah.com

Yackandandah Museum and Yackandandah Historical Society

 21 High Street Yackandandah Vic 3749 email: museum@yackandandah.com Phone 0260 270627

Kergunyah/ Kiewa/ Tangambalanga

Kergunyah Hall Arts & Cultural Group
Contacts: Lindsay Jarvis, Phone: 02 6027 5330 or Barbara Cain, Phone: 02 6026 0647 Email: lindseyjarvis@bigpond.com

Last updated: 13 February 2014