Arts and culture
Arts and Culture is an important part of making Bayside a vibrant place, helping to enhance the life of all who live and work in our community.
Our cultural programs are curated to activate public space, increase access to the arts, and support practicing artists. Bayside Council is establishing meaningful relationships with community partners to evolve the creative arts sector in Sydney’s south.
All arts and culture decisions are guided by our Public art policy, which gives us a framework for considering any public art proposals provided by donation, acquisition or commission.
Our art exhibitions are run al year and in different locations across Bayside. Visit events.bayside to see our latest digital and public exhibits:
Bayside Photography Competition
Using a keen photographic eye, Bayside residents have captured the wonder and diversity of our community. See our winners and finalists here.
'For Our Elders' NAIDOC Week photography project
Kamilaroi/Gamilaraay artist Dennis Golding worked with local Elders during NAIDOC Week 2023 to create this series of photographs that highlight their strength, leadership and connection to the Bay. See Dennis Golding's works here.
Bayside Arts Directory
Complete the Bayside Arts Directory Register form to join the Bayside Arts Directory and receive the latest arts and culture opportunities, as well as being the first to hear about arts and culture programs in the area.