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Art Galleries

There are 2 Council owned Art Galleries on the Copper Coast.
The Ascot Building is located in Kadina's main street. The cultural centre serves the Copper Coast community with performing and visual art activities. The art gallery features artworks acquired through the Cornish Festival Art competitions and hosts many travelling exhibitions.
A lift services the second floor allowing people with disabilities to experience live performances in the theatre styled facility.
It is in close proximity to many community services and food outlets.
There is a community lounge with daily newspapers open 10am-4.30pm weekdays, and Saturday mornings from 9.30am-11.30am.
For information regarding the Exhibitions in the Ascot phone (08) 8821 2404 or click the link below.
For more information about displays and exhibitons in the Ascot please click here.

Ascot Theatre Kadina

The Moonta Gallery of the Arts is situated in Moonta's main street, inside the town hall. Featuring a variety of different exhibitions throughout the year, on a monthly rotation. There is guaranteed to be something for everyone's artistic tastes, and being located in the main street it is within walking distance of a wide variety of cafes and food outlets. Opening times vary, so please contact (08) 8825 1378 for further information or click the link below.
For information about displays and exhibitions at the Moonta Art Gallery please click here.

Town Hall

Besides the two Council owned galleries there are a variety of smaller privately owned galleries also on the Copper Coast

Chatswood Art Studio

Artist in Residence - Pat Brereton

Artist in residence Pat Brereton works in watercolour, pastel and other mediums. Drop in for a good old fashioned chat and cuppa with Pat and Colin. The studio is filled with beautiful pieces of artwork and Pat also specialises in framing her paintings.

Further Information 40 Moyle Street
Kadina SA 5554
Pat Brereton
Home: 08 8821 4304
Email: chatswoodart@netyp.com.au

Picturesque Framing and Gallery

Kadina's own Gallery of fine artwork by artists who live on the Yorke Peninsula

The gallery boasts a range of artwork to suit all tastes and decor. From grand to petite; oils, acrylic, pastels and watercolours. Notable, award winning artists' works on show.

As well, there are many unframed artworks and photos which make wonderful gifts, great for travellers or just to store away to frame and show another day.

 The gallery stocks an exstensive range of Art Spectrum paints, pastels, brushes, canvas, pencils, paper, mediums, easels and many other art needs. As well as having gift ideas and starter kits for those keen to have a go.

 The custom framing service is done to the highest of professional standards. All materials and methods used are of conservation quality and the proprietors, Ray and Ros Woodfield, can recommend archival materials for all works of value. They also cater to those wanting their old pictures and frames restored or reframed, even gold leaf gilded.

 You are welcome to come and visit the working gallery.

Opening Times: Mon-Fri 9am-5.30pm

                            : Sat 9am-12.30pm

After hours visits are welcome by appointment. 



Further Information Dingo Street
Phone: 08 8821 3822 Mobile: 0428 242 256

Northern Yorke Peninsula Art Group

Art for sale by local artists


NYP Art Group is a visual art group based at Moonta who meet every Tuesday from 10am to 1pm at Moonta in the Uniting Church Art Room. They run workshops, hold exhibitions, run a gallery at Moonta Town Hall on long weekends and even have art camps! Members range from experienced professionals to beginners and use a variety of mediums. Interested in joining the group? Call Phil Joy on 8825 1551 or Barbara Basham on 8825 1199. Visitors are most welcome to visit, see the artists at work and join them for a chat and a hot cuppa.

Further Information Moonta Uniting Church
Robert Street
Phil Joy
Phone: 08 8825 1551

Henriette's Art Studio and Gallery

Henriette has been painting for nine years using acrylics, pastels or oils and specialises in Outdoor Art on metal for patios or entertainment areas.

Henriette has been painting for over ten years using acrylics, pastels or oils and specialises in Outdoor Art on metal for patios or entertainment areas.

Her work is on display at the Moonta Doctors' Surgery and the Queen Square Art Gallery .

Henriette has won several prizes at shows and Exhibitions.  Her painting 'Mother Theresa' was one of 12 chosen from an exhibition in Port Pirie to travel South Australia.

Henriette's Art Studio/Gallery is open most weekends or by appointment. Please phone 0417 886 090 for further details.

Further Information 11 Cambridge Street
Moonta Bay
Phone: 0417 886 090

The Art Spot Gallery

Paintings by local artist Roy Purcell

Paintings by Local Artist Roy Purcell

Open Monday - Friday 9am-5pm

Free Admission.

Further Information 11 Wales Street
Roy Purcell
Phone: 08 8823 3859
All of the above galleries are part of the Yorke Peninsula Art Trail. For a map of the trail and information about the different venues please download the following file:
Yorke Peninsula Art Trail(3806 kb)
For further information about the Art Trail please visit their Facebook page www.facebook.com/#!/YorkePeninsulaArtTrail 




Registrations of interest are now being taken for performers and stall holders for the monthly Rotary markets held in Victoria Square. If you are a local artist or group who wish to be involved please contact 0447 768 297

Quick Links
District Council of the Copper Coast
51 Taylor Street
PO Box 396
Kadina SA 5554