Rotary Castlemaine Art Show

Rotary Castlemaine's Art Show has been a fixture on the district's art calendar for more than thirty years. The show is traditionally staged across the King's Birthday weekend in June each year.

Prizes are sponsored by local businesses and patrons attending can vote in the People's Choice Award.

Funds raised are distributed to community groups and activities through Rotary Castlemaine's yearly community grants.

2023 results

More than 450 works were entered in 2023, sales of more than $30,000 achieved, and $17,000 contributed toward Rotary Castlemaine's community grants.

MAJOR ART PRIZE, 2D (Belle Property), $1500
Les Thornton, "Castlemaine Health"
BEST 3D WORK (Belle Property), $500
Beverley Tyack, "Jewellery Tree-Gold"
BEST OIL or ACRYLIC 2D (Pyrenees Quarry), $250
Karen Holland, "Hanging in There"
BEST WATER COLOUR 2D (Gunangara), $250
John Lam, "Morning Light"
BEST PHOTOGRAPHIC WORK (Maltby Property) $250
Andy Indrans, "Chaos and Calm"
BEST WORK on PAPER (Castlemaine Office Supplies) $250
Leah Mow-Yoffee, "Little Raven Sings Under the Silver Wattle"
PEOPLE'S CHOICE, (Parson's Motor and Body Shop) $150
Adam Weston, "Eagle"

How to enter

Artists who have previously entered Rotary Castlemaine's Art Show will automatically be notified of arrangements for the upcoming show.

New artists need to fill in a registration form. Keep an eye on this page for details.