The Community Access Gallery program aims to provide a high profile exhibition space that supports the work of local artists and Illawarra community groups. This exhibition space is available for monthly hire at a cost of $600.  This cost includes:

  • Three week exhibition period
  • Open to public 10am-5pm Tuesday-Friday, Weekends 12-4pm - lift & stair access available
  • Use of cables and installation equipment
  • Use of an adjoining room for opening/launch
  • Use of three Gallery staff for opening / launch (maximum time 3hrs)
  • Use of PA equipment, tables, table cloths and glassware for opening/launch

For further information please contact the Gallery on (02) 4227 8500.
Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm, or email either 
Kiki Gillam kgillam@wollongong.nsw.gov or gallery@wollongong.nsw.gov.au

Community Access Gallery application form.pdf 
Community Access Gallery Terms and Conditions.pdf
Installing artworks in the Community Access Gallery.pdf


The Community Access Gallery is a hired space and does not form part of the Art Gallery's exhibition program.

VLAD BARAC - Colours of the Illawarra

1 March to 2 April 2023
Vlad has lived and breathed art whilst living in one of the most beautiful part of the east coast of New South Wales stretching from Illawarra to Shoalhaven. His theme “Colours of Illawarra” for his inaugural show highlight his vibrancy of colours expressing his everyday life experiences especially with humour in human activity and landscape.

SALCO - Out of the Bubble

5 - 30 April 2023
This is a compilation of works both colourful and simple by local Spanish and Latin American community members.  Exhibition opens 13 April at 5.30pm.  Free, all welcome.