Walcha Open Air Gallery of Sculptures and Artworks
|02 6774 2640|
|0407 203 198|
|Walcha Visitor Information Centre 29w Fitzroy St|
Walcha NSW 2354
If this is your page and need anything updated then please Contact Us
In 1996, Walcha Council was approached by Stephen King, a local farmer and sculptor, to collaborate with him to create a fountain sculpture for McHattan Park in the centre of town. The decision to accept his offer and install Walcha's first sculpture lead to the suggestion by Council to form the Walcha Arts Council to facilitate an ongoing public art program.
A plan was conceived and drawn up by the Walcha Arts Council and was adopted by Council into its 1998 Management Plan. The concept came to be known as the Open Air Gallery. Currently, the collection now consists of 49 different pieces of art situated all around the town.
Open 7 days, 24 hours a day with the exception of two pieces inside Council buildings.