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Art Galleries

Art Galleries

Painting Drawing Frame Exhibition
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 the cinema in the theatre styled facility.
It is in close proximity to many community services and food outlets. There is also a community lounge and pubic toilets
Open 10am-4pm weekdays, and Saturday mornings from 10am-12pm.
For information regarding the Exhibitions in the Ascot phone (08) 8821 2404 or click the link below.
For more information about displays and exhibitions 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. For further information please contact (08) 8825 1378 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 Information40 Moyle Street
Kadina SA 5554
Pat Brereton
Home: 08 8821 4304

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 InformationDingo Street
Kadina SA 5554
Phone: 08 8821 3822 Mobile: 0428 242 256

Copper Coast Art Group

Art for sale by local artists


The Copper Coast Art Group (formerly the NYP Art Group) meets weekly on Tuesdays from 9.30am - 1.30pm and from 7.00pm - 9.00pm in the art rooms at the rear of the Uniting Church in Moonta opposite Queens Park. As well as meeting weekly to undertake general art activities, the group also run workshops, hold exhibitions, and have art camps. Members range from experienced professionals to beginners and use a variety of mediums.
Interested in joining the group?
Contact Pam Chapman on 0427 618 776 
or Peter Aitchison on 0487 395 029.
The art room is also a Gallery showcasing members works. New members and visitors are most welcome welcome to visit, see the artists at work and join them for a chat and a hot cuppa.
Further InformationMoonta Uniting Church
Robert Street
Moonta SA 5558
Pam Chapman
Mobile: 0427 618 776

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)




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