2018 HOBSONS BAY Rotary ART SHOW - Altona

Presenting at the Altona RSL, 31 Sargood Street, Altona

19 October - 21 October 2018

Artist entries please take note space is limited, size restrictions apply. Artist entries open September 1st and close October 4th midnight, Thursday (no exceptions) Notification of acceptance will be within a 3days. *Please go to Terms and Conditions for more information*

ANNOUNCING NEW CATEGORY!  The Young Artists Award 18yrs-25yrs. We are pleased to offer this category to support our new emerging artists. Sponsored by The Alchemist Art Supplies and Archival Framing in Sunbury #thealchemistartists #archivalframing

The success and comfort of last years NEW venue we return to the Altona RSL. The charm of the Altona RSL is its warmth, security, food and beverages, hence our extension to Art Show opening hours,  complements the Exhibition of extraordinary works of Artist from across Victoria.

For further information about being a Sponsor, attending the Hobsons Bay Art Show PreView evening in 2018 feel free to contact Therese McKenney through this site 'contact us'

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Our Major Charities who will benefit from our fundraising efforts of the Hobsons Bay Art Show are:

TBC and subject to change

  • Kick Start Breakfast – The Rotary Club of Altona is a proud community partner of the Altona Community Bank® branch Bendigo Bank. Together we have worked to develop and fund a Kick Start Breakfast program in Altona Schools. This program provides breakfast to school children, who may otherwise start the school day without a meal. The Kick Start program has made a difference  by giving our local school students a healthy breakfast. This is turn has proved to assist educational outcomes.

  • Latitudes - assisting our disadvantaged youth to gain a strong connection to their community. Provide mentoring, life skills, health and well being.
  • Wellness Centre in the WEST - Rotary Altona supports the RoCan initiative of Yvonne Moon OAM to build a Centre of retreat and wellness in the WEST

  • RAGMSA - Rotarian Action Group for Multiple Sclerosis Awareness

  • Life After Stroke - LAS - Support  to develop a Newport Stroke Support Centre 

Thursday - Private PreView Elegant Cocktail Evening -18th October at 7pm  BOOK now.

Venue:     Altona RSL, 31 Sargood Street, Altona 3018 
Contact:  Therese McKenney   through this website 'Contact us"

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Last Years Winners

Congratulations to the Artists who have been awarded prizes at the Hobsons Bay Art Show 2018 - click here to view the award winning paintings

New Venue accessible by Public Transport!


Altona RSL

31 Sargood Street
Altona Vic 3018.

Come and see a wide range and variety of work from artists across Victoria.

Previews and presales evening (bookings only):  Thursday, 18th October. Bookings are now available.



Latest News

Hobsons Bay Rotary Artshow 2018 3day event

The 2018 Hobsons Bay Art Show will be open for 3days  19 October - 21 October, 2018.

Venue is Altona RSL, 31 Sargood St, Altona. Friday 1-8pm, Saturday 12-8pm, Sunday 10-3pm


Opening Night Announced - Book Now!

To launch The Hobsons Bay Art Show 2018 we feature a special Elegant Cocktail Party - Preview and Official Opening.

Opening Night guests have the opportunity to meet the Award Winning Artists,...

2017 Major Prize Winning Artist

The Hobson Bay Rotary Art Show 2017 - Rotary Club of Altona announce Ray Hewitt - Judge  - Winning Artists and Category

Piggott Higgins Prize - Best in Show -Li Lhou - Grandpa's Fishing...


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