A massive thank you to our volunteers and artists for making the 2023 Bellarine Arts Trail our biggest and most successful event! And a big thank you to our volunteer Arts Trail Coordinator Kaz Shirley and her hard working team for pulling this event together.

Thank you to…

Bellarine Arts Trail

  • Our community and visitors for supporting the 2023 Bellarine Arts Trail in vast numbers
  • 80 participating artists who worked hard to open their studios and collective venues with an extraordinary array of brilliant artworks
  • Crucial funding from City of Greater Geelong, Queenscliff Community Market and Borough of Queenscliff
  • Kathryn Macaulay – Social Media
  • Monique Harpur –Videography
  • Logozoo – Map Design
  • Media – Talking Heads, Geelong Advertiser, The Voice, Bellarine Times, ABC Radio
  • Arts Geelong
  • Tourism Greater Geelong & The Bellarine
  • Thank you to local venues and outlets who stocked the Trail Maps

Taste of the Trail Exhibition at the Arts Hub with all proceeds from this exhibition go to our 2024 Arts Trail.

  • Dallas Cronwright – Taste of the Trail Volunteer Coordinator
  • Over 20 volunteers who manned the exhibition over 3 weeks – thank you, we could not have had this exhibition without you!
  • Annie Finkelde – Assisted with hanging the exhibition and providing the beautiful flowers from her garden
  • Hive Gallery – Sneak peek at 2024 Wetlands exhibition Pop Up at the Arts Hub
  • Alison and Leo Fincher-Johnson – Generous donation of bollards to the Arts Hub

Volunteer Barwon Heads Arts Council Committee

  • Vicki Strachan – President
  • Libby Darcy – Vice President
  • Janice Nation – Treasurer
  • Karen Shirley – Secretary
  • Caroline Woods – Arts Hub Bookings Manager
  • Viva Partos – Arts Hub Exhibition Coordinator
  • Vital support from Erena Crowley, Sophia Legoe & Dorothy Johnson