Arts trail injected with Tacking Tough Times funding

Thanks to the Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal's Tackling Tough Times Together program, the Granite Belt Art and Craft Trail is one of 36 community-led projects that is celebrating the news that they will be sharing in $1.3 million of funding. Arts trail founder Rosy Chapman worked closely with member for Southern Downs, James [...]

By |2020-08-31T16:48:10+10:00August 28th, 2020|Art Trail News, Media|0 Comments

Granite Belt Art and Craft Trail reveals 2020 artisan line up

The Granite Belt Art and Craft Trail is announcing a strong artisan line up for the 2020 open studios event. Over thirty artisans will be exhibiting on the trail at 17 different venues, from wineries to art galleries and beautiful small community halls. Featured image above: Louise Jenkins, Watercolourist Event founder Rosy Chapman reports that [...]

By |2020-08-30T14:16:06+10:00August 21st, 2020|Art Trail News, Artists, Media|0 Comments

Vines, wines and artisan ambitions at Heritage Estate Wines

Heritage Estate Wines vigneron Therese Fenwick is gearing up for an art extravaganza in readiness for artisan applications to be part of the 2020 Granite Belt Art and Craft Trail which open on 1 July 2020 It’s a family story here at Heritage Estate, as young Jackson Scanlan works at our cellar door on the weekend, [...]

By |2020-08-07T13:15:58+10:00July 16th, 2020|Art Trail News, Artists, Media|0 Comments

Spring launch for Southern Downs Trail of Trails: Granite Belt and Condamine Country Art Festivals

In a much-anticipated boost to the Southern Downs economy, October 2020 will see artisans, visitors and locals alike come together to celebrate the wealth of creatives in its midst with a trail of art trails. These back-to-back open studio events are expected to surpass the well-known Silo Art Trail. Granite Belt Art and Craft Trail [...]

By |2020-08-21T17:05:48+10:00June 22nd, 2020|Art Trail News, Media|0 Comments

Granite Belt art festival announces post-COVID event dates with James Lister, member for Southern Downs

The Granite Belt Art and Craft Trail – Open Studios Event will now be held over a three-day weekend at the end of October. Organiser Rosy Chapman will be meeting with James Lister, member for Southern Downs at his Stanthorpe office Friday 12 June at 3pm to discuss a recovery plan to build economic resilience [...]

By |2020-06-11T12:50:50+10:00June 11th, 2020|Art Trail News, Media|0 Comments

Granite Belt Art Trail Announces Dates

Your passport to creativity is here on the Granite Belt! The Granite Belt Art and Craft Trail – Open Studios Event will be held over two huge weekends in October and early November in 2020. This year marks the second inauguration of the arts festival which will provide a fully immersive experience of the rich [...]

By |2020-04-02T16:41:09+10:00February 2nd, 2020|Art Trail News|0 Comments

Over 100 people attend inaugural 2019 open studio arts event launch at Stanthorpe Regional Art Gallery

The Granite Belt Art and Craft Trail opening night was held Friday 19 October Stanthorpe Regional Art Gallery. Over 100 invitees attended, including speakers James Lister, Member for Southern Downs, Lady Mayoress Tracy Dobie and acclaimed bronze sculptor Phillip Perides. Function attendees were entertained by music on grand piano by Morwenna Harslett as artisans, supporters [...]

By |2020-04-30T17:01:18+10:00October 17th, 2019|Art Trail News, Media|0 Comments