Past Events

Doin’ it with the Kids!

An exhibition dedicated to our relationship with little ones! The walls of the gallery will be filled with cartoons of children and the things they get up to... and how they see us. Bound to grab the attention of your kids and the young at heart. Opening night will also be somewhat of a reunion…

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Captain Fantastic Online Exhibition!

Welcome to our first ever online exhibition! Because it was such a hit, we have decided to create an online exhibition featuring all the entries from the Captain Fantastic Cartoon Competition, this exhibition is a salute to Sir Elton John himself as our finest cartoonists portray him in a satirical and comical light. With works…

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Rotary Cartoon Awards Entries 2020 – EXTENDED!

Get your markers out or start digging through the archives, it's time to pick your entries for this year's Rotary Cartoon Awards! Currently in its 32nd year, the Rotary Cartoon Awards (RCA) is an Australia-wide competition open to all cartoonists. This year's special category recognises the past 12 months of hardship across the entire country…

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CANCELLED – APRIL HOLIDAY WORKSHOPS

Unfortunately due to the new rules and recommendations with relation to COVID-19 our school Holiday workshops have been cancelled. ☹️ Please follow us on Facebook and keep an eye on the website to stay in the loop when we announce more fun workshops and events in the not too distant future. ✏️ These school holidays…

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CANCELLED – Irish Joe Lynch

Unfortunately due to the new rules and recommendations with relation to COVID-19 our performance with Irish Joe Lynch has been cancelled. Please follow us on Facebook and keep an eye on the website to stay in the loop when we announce more great events in the not too distant future.  Outrageously funny, deeply romantic, universally…

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Captain Fantastic Cartoon Competition – Exhibition

Welcome to our first ever online exhibition!  Featuring all the entries from the Captain Fantastic Cartoon Competition, this exhibition is a salute to Sir Elton John himself as our finest cartoonists portray him in a satirical and comical light. With works in all shapes, sizes, and mediums, this exhibition is full of variety and features…

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Summer Holiday Drawing Classes

Keep the kids happy these holidays by joining us for drawing classes at the National Cartoon Gallery! Meg English from Blueberry Beetle will teach you a few tricks and help devolve your skills with two fun themed classes to choose from. Draw a Pet! 20 January 10:30 - 12:00 Invent your ideal pet or bring…

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3 Fun Days of Drawing!

January 11, 12 & 13 (10:30am-12:30pm) 3 day Drawing Workshop with Jimmy Wags and Tulli Stevens Join us for 3 fun filled mornings to take your drawing skills to the next level! Learn a variety of styles and experiment with different materials with guidance from local artists Jimmy Wags and Tulli Stevens. Day 1: Paint…

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Aussie Legends – Opening Night

Join us at the Aussie Legends opening night 6.30 pm 22 November, cash bar, raffles, light refreshments – all only for a gold coin entry. All your favourite Aussie heroes - or villains - as only cartoonists can portray them!

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Aussie Legends

Drawn from our vast collection of original works, The National Cartoon Gallery has compiled an exhibition featuring our Aussie Legends. From Sporting Stars to Politicians, caricatures to comic strips, you're bound to see some of your favourite Aussies depicted in a comical light. The exhibition runs until 27 January 2020. General admission is Adults $6,…

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