See & Do


Immerse yourself in the creative environment that is the Southern Highlands. Renowned for its strong community of artists, actors, musicians, writers, film makers, photographers and all round entertainers drawn to the area for the fresh air, natural beauty and life style which provide the perfect environment to inspire creativity. November is Arts Time when the annual Southern Highlands Arts Festival is in full swing with artisans opening their studio doors to show-off their creative habitats for the Arts Studio Trail.

Arthead Moss Vale

3/278 Argyle St, Moss Vale NSW 2577
PH. 02 4868 2000


Bay Tree Gallery

116 Old Hume Highway, Berrima
PH. 02 4877 1333 /

Visit the Bay Tree Gallery and explore the six levels. Luxury products, leather goods, soaps, jewellery and more.
Visit The Bay Tree Gallery, take your time to explore the six levels of the gallery, featuring artwork from the local area and across NSW. Featuring a huge range of fashion and fashion accessories, an extensive range of leather bags, a large selection of jewellery, hats,

Berrima Art Space Gallery

PH. 0405 314 377

Berrima Nameplates/Stables Gift Shop

Shop 1 Mrs Oldbucks Corner, Old Hume Hwy Berrima
PH. 02 4877 1536

Berrima Patchwork and Crafts

Old Hume Highway and Wingecarribee street, Berrima
PH. 02 4877 1382


Bowral Art Gallery (The)

1 Short Street, Bowral
PH. 02 4861 4093 /

The BDAS Gallery & workshop has been operating in the Southern Highlands for more than 60 years. We are committed to promoting & supporting the practice & appreciation of the arts in the Southern Highlands. The gallery & workshop is used continuously throughout the year


Gallery Opens Daily 10am - 4pm


Bowral Crafts Unlimited

22 Corbett Plaza, Bowral
PH. 02 4861 6771

Bundanoon Pottery

Railway Parade and Osborne Street, Bundanoon
PH. 02 4883 6453

Gallery Sobrane

33 Station Street, Bowral
PH. 0438 023 394

Highlands Scrapbooking

1 Kirkham St, Moss Vale
PH. 02 4868 2966


Imaginarta - The Australian Puppet Centre Inc.

Sutton Forest Hall, Illawarra Hwy, Sutton Forest NSW
PH. 0438 218 217 /

A puppet centre in the Southern Highlands.
Promoting the art of puppetry through performance workshops, exhibitions and discourse.

Family shows every Sunday at 11am.


JP Photography - Southern Highlands

Mittagong, Southern Highlands, NSW
PH. 0418 444 604 /

The Highland's only tourism and event photographers.

JP Photography are local photographers specialising in tourism, events and business imagery for local business operators.

They offer friendly, professional service with the emphasis on tailoring packages to suit each client's needs.

Checkout their website galleries and social media pages.

Open 7 days a week.

Kids Art Quest

101A Old Hume Hwy, Mittagong
PH. 0412 243 640

KLA Sculpture Classes

2-4 Flora Street, Colo Vale
PH. 0417 242 756


Lydie du Bray Antiques

117 Old Hume Hwy, Mittagong
PH. 02 4872 2844 /

This exquisite property has the most delightful original French antiques and more.

Formally known as "Antiques on Consignment"
All for sale at the most reasonable prices.

Antiques On Consignment started with the restoration of the historic home 'Kamilaroi'. The house was built at the turn of the century on land that was one of the first grants in the area. Now it, along with the old Cottage, attached Barn and Parterre Garden, house an extensive range of quality and fine antiques.

Open: Wednesday- Monday 10am - 5pm.
Closed Tuesday.


Milk Factory Gallery

33 Station Street, Bowral
PH. 02 4862 1077 /

Contemporary Art

Open seven days from 10.00am to 5.00pm

The Milk Factory Gallery

The Art & Design Centre is situated adjacent to the main gallery and features original artworks, handmade jewellery, sculpture, glass, fine woodwork, ceramics and textiles.
The Art & Design Centre also retails art related gifts including books , gift cards, and a selection of art materials.
Three separate areas of this ninety year old building have been sympathetically restored to maintain its heritage while providing a unique space to showcase art , design.

Tapas is available all day in the fully licenced cafe which is open from 10am weekdays and 9am weekends.

The Milk Factory Gallery encompasses a floor area of over 90 square metres and with over 7 metre high ceilings this impressive space is ideal for exhibiting large works of art as well as sculpture and installations. Solo exhibitions are organised for invited artists from all areas throughout the year as well as mixed and group shows. This includes all mediums from original works to printmaking, ceramics, photography and sculpture. The Art Gallery and Exhibition Space is also available for short-term hire for exhibitions.

Mittagong Playhouse

Cnr Main Street and Bowral Road Mittagong
PH. 02 4871 1086

Nelly Menzies Photography

280 Tourist Road Glenquarry 2567
PH. 0428 609 485 /


Sculpture At Hillview

7277 Illawarra Highway, Sutton Forest
PH. 02 4869 4345 /

Bonfire, estate of heritage significance, exhibition runs for 30 days.

Sculpture Park and Biennial Exhibition.
10am to 5pm - Saturday 28 April to Sunday 27 May 2018.

Hillview's Sculpture Biennial will celebrate some of the most exciting talent in the world of sculpture, with pop up cafe, food, wine and music for the month.

Official Opening - John Waters will MC 3pm on Saturday 28 April.

Bonfire Celebration 5pm-10pm on Saturday 28 April.
Bonfire numbers are limited to 500 cars, so pre-book at to avoid disappointment.
John Waters will also be entertaining at the bonfire along with special guests.

Admission $15 Adults payable on park entry (includes catalogue), Children and Students are Free.

Proudly sponsored by Tertini Wines, Pepperfield Lifestyle Resort, GJ Gardner Homes, Gibraltar Hotel, YES Events, Simon Bathgate Architect, Boral, Campbell Jones Property, Allan Mackay Autos, Harris Farm, Gubbins Home Hardware and Southern Highlands Brewery.


Sturt Gallery & Studios

Cnr Range Rd & Waverley Pde, Mittagong
PH. 02 4860 2083 /

Established in 1941, Sturt is now the oldest craft centre in Australia. Stop in to visit the Gallery, Garden or drop in for a coffee.
Sturt is recognized nationally as a centre of excellence for the promotion and teaching of Australian craft.
Sturt is also one of the premier cultural tourist attractions of the Southern Highlands region welcoming over 50,000 visitors each year and features a multi award-winning craft and design shop, gallery, caf craft studios, courses and workshops, a collection of Australian craft and historic buildings and gardens.

Sturt is the ideal place to source a special gift, an artwork to collect, or designed textiles and scarves. All products are made in Australia, and are of the highest quality and materials. Sturt proudly promotes the work of Australias craftspeople and is a favourite destination for over thirty thousand visitors each year. Of special interest is the ceramics, wood and textiles made on site by Sturt's resident craftspeople. Sturt also presents exhibitions of fine craft and art by some of Australians finest artists each year.

Visitors can also wander through Sturt's garden all year around.

Sturt Gallery is open 7 days 10am ? 5pm. Sturt Café is open Wednesday ? Friday 10-3pm Weekends 10-4pm

The Good Yarn

Railway Parade, Bundanoon
PH. 02 4883 6542

The Old Cheese Factory - Robertson

Hoddle Street, Robertson
PH. 02 4885 1133

Village Quilt Shop (The)

5 Station Street Mittagong
PH. 02 4871 1929

Village Woodworks

Illawarra Hwy, Robertson
PH. 02 4885 1328

Virginia Ransom Jewellery

8 Station Street, Bowral
PH. 02 4862 2569