Past Events

Tara & District Art Exhibition Workshops 

Art Workshops  Canvas Painting Party | Kreate it Saturday 14 October, 11am–2pm $50  | max. 20  participants  Clutch Workshop Painting Party | Kreate it Saturday 14 October, 3.30 –6.30 pm $50  | max. 20  participants  All workshops will be held in the Tara Function Room.  BYO food and drinks.  RSVP essential to Jessica Norford  jessica.norford@wdrc.qld.gov.au 07 4678 7805 

QLD Ballet Regional Tour 2023 

Queensland Ballet is excited to hit the road again to spread the magic of ballet with people of all ages and abilities in The Western Downs as part of our 2023 Community Regional Tour. Young dancers aged 2–17 years, adults and senior participants, as well as school and dance teachers are invited to join Queensland […]

Casting Off presented by A Good Catch & Cluster Arts

Casting off stereotypes, this is disarming and hilarious intergenerational circus with a lot to say about living on the edge. After an award-winning season at Edinburgh Fringe, Casting Off is coming to Tara! Intergenerational circus with lots to say: the personal is political, fury is fun and the acrobatics downright dangerous – especially when life […]

Laugh and Craft Workshop with A Good Catch: Tara

A friendly gathering for stitching and crafting enthusiasts to connect, chat about life and share their work! Have you Knitted and Nattered? Crotched and Chatted? Now’s your chance to Laugh and Craft. Grab your yarn and tools of choice and join Circus Artists Spenser Inwood, Sharon Gruenert, & Debra Batton for this special ‘Laugh and […]

Youth Circus Workshop by A Good Catch Circus

Try something new this May with our Tara Circus Workshops by A Good Catch Circus Try something new this May with our Tara Circus Workshops by A Good Catch Circus. Learn your next party trick, build skills in balance, basic acrobatics, and more. Led by highly qualified artists from A Good Catch, this workshop is […]

Laugh and Craft Workshop with A Good Catch: Chinchilla

Have you Knitted and Nattered? Crotched and Chatted? Now’s your chance to Laugh and Craft. Grab your yarn and tools of choice and join Circus Artists Spenser Inwood, Sharon Gruenert, & Debra Batton for this special ‘Laugh & Craft’ Workshop. A friendly gathering of stitching enthusiasts who can connect, chat about life and share their […]

Flickerfest – A Kaleidoscopic Carnival Of Short Films

WESTERN DOWNSBELL MEMORIAL HALL – FRIDAY 23 SEPTEMBER, 7.30PM WANDOAN CULTURAL CENTRE  – SATURDAY 24 SEPTEMBER, 7.30PM WARRA MEMORIAL HALL – SATURDAY 8 OCTOBER, 7.30PM MEANDARRA SCHOOL OF ARTS – SATURDAY 15 OCTOBER, 7.30PM   ‘A KALEIDOSCOPIC CARNIVAL OF SHORT FILMS’ Celebrating 31 years in 2022 Flickerfest remains Australia’s leading Oscar® and BAFTA Qualifying short film festival, ensuring that we continue to present […]

QUEENSLAND BALLET Community Classes

Experience the magic of movement when Queensland Ballet tours the Western Downs this September. In addition to free school and aged care workshops, participants aged 17 and under are welcome to register for classes with Queensland Ballet teaching artists in Dalby and Chinchilla (no experience required): DalbyWednesday 7 SeptemberSouthern Star Academy of Dance15 Irvingdale Road$10 […]

Masterclass | Art As Lens: Viewpoints in Image-making

Explore your creativity and arts practice in a creative masterclass guided by artist Leigh Schoenheimer at the Bunya Mountains! Leigh will guide you through a series of hands-on exercises to visually record and then artistically re-interpret an object of personal significance, enabling you to consider the differences between responding to your subject matter via the eye […]

The Inaugural Annual Dance Affair

Part theatre performance, part ‘get up and dance’, The Inaugural Annual Dance Affair is a night at the dance hall like no other! Date: Saturday 28th May, 2022 Time: Doors & Bar 6.30pm. Event starts 7.30pmDuration approx 90 mins with interval Venue: The Warra Memorial Hall, Warrego Highway, WarraTickets: Adults: $10 / 17yrs and under free To register click here […]