2024 Surf Coast Arts Trail

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Surf Coast Arts Trail
3 - 4 August 2024

Welcoming hundreds of artists ranging from hobbyists to professionals, exhibiting and demonstrating skills in mediums ranging from painting, sculpture and glassware to jewellery, ceramics, textiles and photography, venues will range from private studios to community venues and arts hubs, and will be open to the public between 10am-4pm each day.


Registration for the 2024 Surf Coast Arts Trail will be open to Surf Coast artists between 14 March and 28 April.


Registration Fees

Individual Artists: $60

Community Arts Groups: $175

Creative Businesses (more than 10 artists): $550

Important Dates

Registrations open to artists: 14 March - 28 April

Surf Coast Arts Trail Event: 3-4 August, 10AM - 4PM (Saturday and Sunday)

Winners of Studio Check-in competition announced: 15 August

Who can apply?

The Surf Coast Arts Trail is open to hobbyists, emerging and professional artists.

You can exhibit your work in a community arts facility, from your private art studio, an art gallery or arts hub. All types of venues are welcome on the trail.

Artists must be Surf Coast residents or work in a studio within the region.

Collateral for Artists

Participating artists receive a digital Welcome Pack with information about the program and map, promotions, sales, collateral, the Surf Coast Arts Trail website, downloadable files including printable arrows and tally/comment forms.

All participating artists are invited to join the Arts Trail Facebook group to share ideas and build connections.

Want to keep up to date with Arts Trail news?

Give us your details and select ‘visitor’ or ‘artist’ to receive tailored information in the lead up to this year’s event.


Any Questions?

Email us today info@surfcoast.vic.gov.au