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Explore Port Fairy's Art and Galleries

art_walk_mapBe moved by the very talented artists who use Moyne as their inspiration. The calibre of their work - across a variety of mediums - will entice, excite and inspire you.

Walking tour of Port Fairy artists

The Art Walk Map guides the visitor on a unique arts focused tour of Port Fairy, visiting 11 galleries and working studios. Each is clearly marked on the map and information on the features of each venue and opening hours is included.

This is a wonderful experience, walking past historic cottages and well-kept gardens to meet local artists, seeing work in progress and viewing an exceptional standard of art  in the galleries.

The map can be picked up at the VIC or any Gallery in town.   For further information go to www.portfairygallery.com

Risk Studio & Gallery

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ADDRESS: 4 Osmond Lane, Port Fairy 3284
PHONE: (03) 5568 3230
MOBILE: 0477 688 881 OR 0428 295 392risk_studio

OPENING HOURS: Saturday and Sunday 1pm to 5pm or when the flags are flying.  Will also open on request.

This gallery is situated in a garden setting and features unique jewellery and photographic works.  We also offer a range of printing, framing, photo and document restoration services.

 

 

Rubleberrys

ADDRESS: 53 Bank Street, Port Fairy
PHONE: (03) 5568 2000
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OPENING HOURS: 10am to 4pm.  Closed Tuesday and Sunday

Rubleberrys stock all your patchwork, quilting and craft needs and patterns.  A wide variety of stock available also handmade quilts, dolls and cushions.

Eclectic Designs Glass Studio

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masalaADDRESS: 62 Regent Street, Port Fairy, 3284
PHONE: +61 3 5568 2794
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WEB: www.portfairyglass.com

Our glass blowing studio is in the historic fishing village of Port Fairy, Victoria, where the cool sea breeze provides relief from the blast of the furnaces. We are open to the public most afternoons of the week and visitors can watch and chat to us while we work.

Blarney Books & Art

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blarney_booksADDRESS: 37 James Street, Port Fairy, 3284
PHONE:  +61 3 5568 2174
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WEB: www.blarneybooks.com.au

Blarney Books is a second-hand bookshop and contemporary art gallery. We specialise in quality second-hand literature and we also have a wonderful art space with regular exhibitions.

Wilma Preston-Studio/Gallery

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wilma_prestonADDRESS:  41 Regent Street, Port Fairy, 3284
PHONE:  +61 3 5568 3100
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Wilma Preston is a realist artist who has lived and painted in the Western District all of her adult life. She loves painting in watercolour and oils and has won many awards. Wilma welcomes visitors to her Studio/Gallery, which is open most days at 41 Regent Street, Port Fairy.

Limestone Gallery

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limestone_gallery_for_vic_005ADDRESS:  506 Princes Highway, Port Fairy  3284
PHONE: (03) 5568 3241
MOBILE: 0400 721 233
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OPENING HOURS:  most afternoons 1pm to 5pm or by appointment.

Visit Meg at her ceramics and sculpture studio attached to Limestone Gallery.  Also featuring other local artists.

Whale Bone Gallery

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ADDRESS: 39a Bank Street, Port Fairy, 3284
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WEB: www.portfairygallery.com

 

Whale Bone Gallery features some of the finest art works of this region. The gallery is run by its artist members who create collectable paintings, drawings, art glass, photographs, jewellery and textiles.

 

Kathryn Weatherly

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kathryn_weatherlyADDRESS: 51 William Street, Port Fairy, 3284 (entrance off Regent Street)
PHONE: +61 3 5568 2392
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WEB: www.kathrynweatherly.com

A working studio set in the garden of The Old Market Inn (c. 1858) . This is a vibrant, friendly, contemporary gallery. Here you can  view  the work of artist in residence Kathryn Weatherly, as well as that of other artists and commission artwork, participate in a workshop or choose from a unique jewellery and gift selection. Kathryn’s art is quirky, sexy, lively and brilliantly colourful. This artist uses many different mediums, specialising in painting on silk and willingly shares her passion for art with visitors. The studio is open from 1pm to 5pm every afternoon except Tuesdays and closed occasionally at weekends. Will open by appointment.

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Getting Here

 

If coming from Melbourne by train/V-line coach you get the train or coach (depending on day) from Southern Cross to Warrnambool then the v-line coach through to Port Fairy.  For more information on the V-line service phone 1800 800 007 or book on-line via their website at www.vline.com.au

 

 

If you need further information please contact the Port Fairy & Region Visitor Information Centre on  (03) 5568 2682 or by email on vic@moyne.vic.gov.au


 

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