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NorthSite Contemporary Arts – A leading experimental gallery and dynamic artspace.

From an artist-driven collective to a leading contemporary arts institution, 1992 – 2021 has seen a lot of innovation and change. Visit NorthSite at Bulmba-ja today.

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Djabugay Art Centre

Bulurru Dagil-ndu “The people are strong, the spirit is strong, the creator is strong”

26 June — 4 September 2021

Robert Tommy Pau

Torres Strait Enlightenment: 150th Anniversary of Coming of the Light

1 July — 28 August 2021

Amy Loogatha | Elsie Gabori | Dolly Loogatha | Ethel Thomas | Dorothy Gabori | Agnes Kohler | Joelene Roughsey | Amanda Gabori | Betty Williams | Roxanne Thomas | Renee Wilson | John Williams

Mornington Island Art: Legacies Living On

26 June — 4 September 2021

Francoise Lane

Tropical Punk Backpacks

7 July — 28 August 2021

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10:30 am — 12:30 pm

01 July — 01 July

Robert Tommy Pau exhibition invitation

Opening Event

Tommy Pau Opening Event

On behalf of the Board of Directors, Director and Staff, you are invited to attend the opening event WHEN: Thursday 1 July 2021 10:30am - 12.30pm WHERE: Bulmba-Ja 96 Abbott Street, Cairns QLD 4870 Australia Welcome to Country by Carl Fourmile of Minjil Artist Talk by Robert Tommy Pau Special Guest Speaker Bakoi Nomak Choir […]

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6:00 pm — 7:00 pm

17 June — 17 June

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NorthSite Panel Discussion Examining the Art & Science behind the exhibition ‘When a Tree Falls’ by Donna Davis

Can art inform, convey and reach an audience to make a change and take action? Join the discussion and let us know your thoughts as we examine the art and science behind Donna Davis’ exhibition When a Tree Falls. A special thank you to the following panellists, sponsors and supporters for making this possible: Donna […]

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6:00 pm — 7:00 pm

15 June — 15 June

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NorthSite Panel Discussion ART + SCIENCE Communicating Climate Change

We have an exciting panel discussion available to watch today at 6pm. Tune in as we unpack the complexities in communicating climate change with a diverse panel of experts for Art + Science: Yandell Walton, Katie Chartrand, Lisa Law, Lucas Cernusak, Andy Ridley and Torres Webb. In this panel discussion, facilitated by Adam Stephens, the […]

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5 August, 2020

NorthSite is reopen stunning new exhibitions and projects

Read the full August NorthSite News here DIRECTOR'S MESSAGE The time is now  NorthSite is reopen! To say it's been a

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Billy Miss Bulmnba-ja Digital Facade public artwork

19 September, 2021

Billy Missi’s Torres Straight designs translated to light at Bulmba-ja

Billy Missi was undoubtedly one of the Torres Strait's most prolific and respected artists, working at the start of the 21st Century from

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7 April, 2020

FUNDING and THE AUSTRALIAN ARTS SECTOR IN UNCERTAIN TIMES

Dear Arts Friends The last weeks have been massive for the arts in Australia, with widespread announcements of closures, job losses,

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