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We have a lot to Celebrate in 2017!

 We have exceeded all expectations through the activities listed below -

  • 12 exhibitions at the Stage Door Gallery Redcliffe Cultural Centre
  • 28 days of MBAC members demonstrating at the Redcliffe Jetty Space
  • 3 successful “Handmade Meets the Arts” Market days 
  • 22 MBAC members supported participants in the Samford Art and Studio Trail
  • 3rd Yr. supporting “Between the Tides” – Carte Blanche Contemporary Artists
  • 4 Creative Voices Forums – giving a regional platform to all creative voices
  • 2 Professional Development workshops - open to regional creatives
  • 2 day strategy workshop – completed the 5 yr. business plan for MBAC as an independent arts organisation.
  • Launched MBRAD - Moreton Bay Regional Arts Directory   
  • Auspiced 2 local unincorporated groups for funding
  • MBAC judged 4 local annual art shows across the Moreton Bay Region
  • Check out the new MBAC website 
  • And don't forget our Facebook page 

Plus the monthly MBAC meeting - members and friends are always welcome. Thursday night 14th December 6.15 for 6.30pm at the Old Redcliffe Fire Station. 

Join us for Xmas cake and Best Wishes for a Merry Happy Xmas…..

From Janice, Tad, Elizabeth, Wendy

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Early Bird Membership renewals 

$20 for single membership and $25 for group/family membership until 31st January. That is a saving of $5! Current members will be receiving invoices for renewal from our Treasurer, Elizabeth Blomberg by email. Payment may be made by internet bank transfer, by cheque or in cash at our 14th December and 11th January meetings. Please remember to return your membership renewal form as well.  Have a look also at our 18 Benefits of MBAC Membership.
Get out the crystal and the champagne, we're celebrating 15 years in 2018 with a complimentary MBRAD listing for all our renewing members. Just click on this link -  MBRAD Application Page and fill out the form and hit Submit at the bottom of the page. Use the Feedback link on the left of the page for any troubleshooting or contact John Robinson -

Creative Voices Forum Christmas Celebration

"together we can make a difference"

Sat 16th Dec
10 am-3 pm

North Lakes Community Centre, 10 the Corso, North Lakes (library complex), Meeting room 2.

Free entry - Free lunch - Free 12 months Arts listing on the MBRAD Arts Directory.
Booking is required for catering purposes.
RSVP by 13th December: 

Little Red Riding Hood The Pantomime

From 5 - 14 January 2018

The Mousetrap Theatre, Lamington Dve, Redcliffe

Once Upon a Time 

23 Jan - 27 Feb

Mon-Fri 9 am to 4 pm

Stage Door Gallery
Redcliffe Cultural Centre

Open to MBAC financial members only. Renew or become a member at the Early Bird Special. One artwork per artist, 50 places available. Applications now open, apply

December 2017 e-newsletter

News about grants and funding opportunities available in the region.

December 2017 Writers' Grapevine Newsletter

Short stories, poems and more by our local writers. Editor Lorraine Noscova is looking for new content for  2018 - short stories, flash fiction up to 1600 words and poems up to 250 words, as well as book covers. Contact Lorraine Noscova

Writing And Talking About Your Art

Sat, 17th Feb 2018

10 am - 4 pm


Community Centre, The Corso, North Lakes


Caravans 2 the trailer

A Theatre Restaurant Show

9 to 24 March 2018



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