Footscray Community Arts Centre


Footscray Community Arts Centre

Footscray Community Arts Centre (Footscray Arts) works with communities and artists to produce community focused arts activities.

This involves:

-:- developing arts projects;
-:- presenting programs, workshops and events;
-:- supporting the development of community-focussed arts activities by individuals, groups and organisations;
-:- hiring out our spaces as venues for workshops, conferences, festivals and other events.

We are located on the banks of the Maribyrnong River. This river runs through the western region of Melbourne, Australia. We acknowledge that we are on the traditional lands of the Wurundjeri tribe of the Kulin Nation. We offer our respect to the elders of these traditional lands, and through them to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Our facilities are spread across two buildings: Henderson House and The Warehouse. Built in 1872 as a residence and piggery, Henderson House is a bluestone building that is listed on the National Trust Register of Historic Buildings. Spaces in Henderson House include the Basement Theatre and the Gabriel Gallery. With the redevelopment of The Warehouse two new spaces have been created: The Roslyn Smorgon Gallery and a brand new Performance Space. The Happy River CafÈ is also based at the Centre.

Footscray Arts has been running since 1974. We have received widespread national recognition for our pioneering support of community arts and the development of multicultural arts in Australia.

 
45 Moreland Street,  Footscray Victoria 3011 | Map
 Telephone: 61 3 9362 8888


Web Links

Melbourne Link Footscray Community Arts Centre Link opens in new browser window

Opens in New Window www.footscrayarts.com Link opens in new browser window





Did You Like This Page?    Click here to LIKE this page..    0  LOVE IT







UPDATE

About This Page > Edit Content | Mobile Site | Category | Footscray

What's On Sep 2014 >
 View events by clicking on a date..
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30


Featured
Grand Final Day at Melbourne Public
View Grand Final Day at Melbourne Public
Melbourne Public Bar & Restaurant located on the Yarra’s edge set in and around the lovingly restored heritage cargo sheds that is Melbourne’s newest dining and drinking secret, South Wharf. With ...

Thirsty Merc Acoustic Session
View Thirsty Merc Acoustic Session
THIRSTY MERC are one of Australia’s finest live acts. Such a claim is rarely upheld but even the most hardened media agree: Thirsty Merc’s live shows demonstrate some of the best musicianship ...

Pandora’s Dolls
View Pandora’s Dolls
Pandora’s Dolls Showing at the 2014 Fringe Festival THE FRINGE HUB - MAIN THEATRE LITHUANIAN CLUB SHOW RUNS FROM THE- 30TH OF SEPTEMBER UNTIL THE 4TH OF OCTOBER 2014 Theater goers will ...

Melbourne's Exclusive Magic Show
View Melbourne's Exclusive Magic Show
Extended to 3rd October 2014 | WITNESS IMPOSSIBLE OCCURRENCES, ONE OF MELBOURNE’S MOST EXCLUSIVE ATTRACTIONS. Award winning magician Luke Hocking intrigues and amazes with astounding displays of ...

Check Out
Melbourne Bike Cabs
View Melbourne Bike Cabs
Bike Cabs is a pedi-cab business based in Melbourne. We are now available for cab hire or tours, typically short trips around town, as well as for functions, | More..

School Holiday Guide | Spring
View School Holiday Guide | Spring
Our exclusive guide to keep the kids entertained during the Spring School Holidays, running from September 20 to October 5, 2014.

Family | More..

What's Hot

Our Pick
Burgers of Melbourne
View Burgers of Melbourne
Following the journey of a burger lover in Melbourne. Each week a new burger joint is chosen and the biggest burger on the menu is ordered. The burger is then rated by the following: Appearance, ...

Love Lock Bridge | Southgate
View Love Lock Bridge | Southgate
Love on Southgate Bridge Thousands of people pass by every day without noticing. Padlocks attached to the sides of Southgate Footbridge that crosses the Yarra River. What are they? They ...


What's On Newsletter
Receive our free weekly newsletter every Tuesday and stay up to date with what's on in Melbourne. More..
Email Address

Read This Week's Newsletter
This Week's Newsletter covers everything happening in Melbourne.
--> View Newsletter Here