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Avenue of the Arts

23 May

Avenue of the Arts


Date: Saturday 23 March 2015

Where: Mowbray Street, Port Douglas

When: 10am - 4pm 

Information: Roy Weavers   ph: 0437549110

The Avenue of the Arts is a new event and offers art exhibitions, art workshops from traditional to contemporary, performing arts, photography, writing, poetry and the artistry of orchid growing!

See all the Tropical North Queensland inspired local artists works in one place during Carnivale.

During the week there will also be plenty of art activities to experience ...

23 - 31 May - Douglas Photographic Society Exhibition from 10am to 4pm at the Port Douglas Community Centre

Photos from around the region and a Carnivale 21st birthday archive exhibition

23 - 31 May - Douglas Arts Base (DAB) traditional art exhibition held at the Clink Theatre, open 10am to 4pm

Daily - Mossman Gorge Art Gallery will feature a special indigenous art and artists range of diverse traditional artwork and sculpture

26 - 28 May - The Douglas Orchid Society will have a three day display of orchids and tropical flowers located at the Port Douglas Community Centre.

Plants and flowers will also be available for sale.  Members help propatate rate and endangered orchids endemic to the tropics.

Meet the Authors - At the Avenue of the Arts a special marquee will feature local authors through out the week to showcase their works to enjoy and purchase.  A great opportunity to chat with the authors, enjoy poetry readings and literary workshops.  afternoon/morning tea available.