Animals in Art & Music

Sun 29 Apr
Come and dance like a spider or purchase your first artwork at the closing weekend celebration of Transformations: art of the Scott Sisters and SPIDERS

Enjoy live performances by Newcastle Youth Orchestra and view works by natural history illustrators from the University of Newcastle in this special exhibition. A unique opportunity to purchase illustrations and support Hunter Wildlife Rescue, NATF Inc, with a portion of the proceeds going directly to fundraising. The Newcastle Shop will also be hosting tastings by local honey suppliers Urban Hum.

As part of the fundraiser, an amazing work by Illustrator Deirdre Bean has been donated for a raffle prize with tickets available for purchase on the day.

Works of art available for purchase between 10am-4pm
Music performances from 2pm
Announcment of raffle winner - 3:30pm

NYO will be performing the following:
Les Papillons – Coby Lankester
Les Papillons – Movements, Coby Lankester
Tarantella from The Gadfly, Dmitri Shostakovich
Tarantella from La Boutique Fantasque, Ottorino Respighi


  • Admission to this event FREE


Newcastle Museum
6 Workshop Way