Arts & Culture

Tenterfield & District has a vibrant and enthusiastic arts culture. Artworks can be viewed in a number of shops and cafes, and The Sir Henry Parkes School of Arts shows films and often has performances, concerts and plays. Check the calendar for upcoming events.

Artists' Collective Studio

The studio hosts exhibitions and workshops by various artists in a number of mediums. Along with these exhibitions, artworks, paintings, pottery, textiles and jewellery are available for sale at the gallery.

Next Exhibition Pottery by members of the Stanthorpe Pottery Club and pai

Make it Tenterfield

Artisan Makers Space

Any craft is open for discussion.
The idea is to have regular ‘workshops’ for the craft of interest.
•Screen printing

Sir Henry Parkes School of Arts

The Sir Henry Parkes School of Arts is a must see for visitors to Tenterfield, and offers a fresh and exciting approach to Australian history, culture and environment, with a focus on Federation.

Stories of Australia's history are told through exciting and innovative displays and the muse

Tenterfield Arts & Craft Society

Patchwork and Quilting Group - we cater for experienced sewers and have a tutor who holds regular workshops for learners. Newcomers are always welcome - bring along any project eg: knitting, crochet, embroidery beading.

Tenterfield Soundtrails

Discover our region through audio stories.

The Tenterfield soundtrail carries you up the creek and down the main street of town, and into the history, the hearts and minds of the locals. Hear stories of the ghosts in the jailhouse, the playful patter of what it means to be a local, talkin

Tenterfield Cinema & Theatre

Tenterfield Cinema/Theatre is housed in the historic Sir Henry Parkes School of Arts and runs regular screenings of the latest movies.  In addition it hosts a wide variety of live performances both professional and by local amateur groups.

Visit our website for what is currently on &

Tenterfield Library Services

Tenterfield Library offers a wide range of services including Fiction and Non-fiction book collections, a Home Library Service, free computer and internet access, free WiFi, access to eBooks and eAudiobooks, DVD's and CD's, digitised newspapers, Family History resources and access to photoco