The Dubbo Arts and Crafts Society is a wonderland for craftspeople and art lovers alike. In addition to operating their Cottage Craft Shop and Art Gallery to offer a selection of Dubbo’s finest arts and crafts, the Society also runs art and craft classes for those interested in learning more or benefitting from expert instruction.
Visitors to the Cottage Shop and Gallery can also view and purchase a variety of craft items and art pieces from local artists, including:
Those looking for a memorable, relaxing and educational way to spend a few hours, can also enquire about the array of classes on offer, which (depending on availability) may include:
Dubbo Arts and Crafts Society is member of ‘Dubbo Artz’, the Arts Council of Dubbo – also known as Dubbo Arts and Cultural Advisory Council (DACAC). The Council was formed in 1995 with the intention of helping to enrich the cultural lives of the people of Dubbo and its surrounding areas by expanding cultural activity in the region and advising Dubbo City Council on arts and cultural matters. The society also advocates for, and promotes, Arts and Culture in Dubbo on behalf of individuals and cultural organisations, such as Dubbo Regional Theatre.
Located in the heart of Dubbo’s town centre, at 137 Cobra Street, Dubbo, Dubbo Arts and Crafts Society is sure to have something to interest crafters and artists alike – from a selection of beautiful craftworks and artwares to educational art and craft classes. Contact the Society on (02) 6881 6410 for details.
Whenever the flags are flying out the front, the Dubbo Arts and Crafts Society is open – usually this is from 10 am to 4 pm on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and most weekdays. Even better, admission is free!
For those interested in stopping by the Dubbo Arts and Crafts Society’s cottage, either to make a purchase or attend a class, The Palms Motel Dubbo is only a quick 4-minute drive along the road. It’s mostly flat, so it’s also walkable in under 15 minutes.
The Palms motel is also centrally located in the heart of downtown Dubbo and offers an affordable range of accommodation options, with rooms to suit all needs and budgets:
Every room features luxurious towels and super-comfortable bedding, teas and coffee making facilities, unlimited high-speed Wi-Fi, a HD 55” flat screen Smart TV, free Netflix and Stan, plus over 40 TV channels to choose from. Guests also have full access to the motel’s excellent amenities and services, use of the motel’s outdoor salt-water pool and plenty of free on-site parking.
Staying at The Palms Motel Dubbo, you will be close to the Dubbo attractions and activities, shops, restaurants and bars.