Acknowledging First Nation – Morpeth Bicentenary Celebrations

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Morpeth Gallery commissioned one of the Hunter Region’s emerging Indigenous artists, Emily Lloyd to create a painting representing the Wonnarua Nation – the traditional custodians of Morpeth & surrounding areas. Her Wonnarua acrylic on canvasartwork created for Morpeth’s Bicentenary celebrations represents the Barrington Tops National Park Mountains seen in the distance from Morpeth.  Morpeth’s ‘Green […]

Morpeth Bicentenary Celebrations

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Watch artist John Vander painting Morpeth landscapes & iconic buildings at his easel at Morpeth Gallery 5 Green Street, Morpeth.  10am – 4pm. John Vander has been depicting Morpeth’s iconic buildings for decades, including St James Church, Morpeth Bridge, Terraces & Bonded Stores, Morpeth House, Closebourne House, Campbell’s Store, Courthouse, Pubs, School, Theatre, Post Office […]

Have Your Photos Scanned – Morpeth Bicentenary Celebrations

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Help Morpeth keep the memories alive. Bring your Morpeth photos, postcards, documents and have them scanned.  Book publishers Greg and Silvia Ray will be on site at St James Hall (corner of Tank & High Streets, Morpeth), over the weekend to scan photos from Morpeth and surrounding districts for inclusion in the Morpeth Museum & […]