Our Region

The South West region covers an area of around 78,000 square kilometres and a population of approximately 38,000.


The region is particularly well known for the Murray and Murrumbidgee Rivers, being dubbed ‘The Plains’ due to its very flat geography and being a predominantly agricultural region.

The region serviced by South West Arts comprises six Local Government Areas:


Arts and Cultural Development Plan

We are proud to have finalised our 2018-2020 Arts and Cultural Development Plan.

Click here to download the web version, or call into the South West Arts office to pick up a physical copy.

Region Map - Arts and Culture trail

Click on the map below to find galleries, museums, arts and culture groups, and public art throughout the South West Arts region.


Click here to open this map in Google Maps