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Peacock Gallery and Arts Studio


The Peacock Gallery and Auburn Arts Studio includes: two vibrant gallery spaces, an arts and crafts studio, an outdoor workshop area and a regular program of exhibitions and activities. Set in the grounds of Auburn Botanic Gardens .
The gallery usual opening times are:
Tuesday to Sunday from 11am-4pm. 
Visit the links below for current exhibition details and opening times for each exhibition.
Interested in an Arts Market stall on the 27 and/or 28 August?
Expression of interest for local artists :
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 Current Exhibitions

Indonesian Design EmergingIndonesian Artists29 October- 27 November 2016

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 Past Exhibitions

Objects in Space: Artists in the GardensCurator: Glenn Barkley Artists: Merryn Esson, Steve Harrison, Christophe Hodges, Keiko Matsui, Mitsuo Shoji, Abdullah MI Syed, Garry Trinh, Toni Warburton, Cameron Williams 6 August to 23 October 2016
Cumberland Art and Photography AwardsLocal Artists and Photogrpahers2 July - 31 July 2016
Open FieldCurator-Kon Gouriotis. Artists-Eric Aarons, Idil Abdullahi,  Khadim Ali, Ray Beattie, Michael Butler, Elisabeth Cummings,Fiona Davies, Contessa El Kazzi, Phillip George, Stephen Little, Khaled Sabsabi,Siobhan O’Gorman, Paul Saint, David Sudmalis, Guan Wei2 April - 26 June 2016
Chindian of AuburnKevin Bathman27 February- 27 March 2016
On the Turning Point of Becoming and ReturningAnna McMahon27 February- 27 March 2016
Reclaimed - RegenerationSouthern Printmakers Association23 January- 21 February 2016
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Applications for Exhibition  and Arts Studio Residency

applications for 2016 are now CLOSED .Applications for 2017 available soon!

Please contact Council's Arts Coordinator on (02) 9735 1396 or email to discuss further.  

Please see below for INFORMATION regarding the Peacock Gallery Exhibition and Arts Studio Residency programs before applying.

Apply online :

 * 2017 Peacock Gallery Exhibition Proposal application

* 2017 Auburn Arts Studio Residency application

Proposals "outside of the box" and contemporary responses are encouraged. 

See additional information below:       

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Peacock Gallery Floor plan.pdfPeacock Gallery Floor plan
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Regular art workshops, school holiday programs and Lifelong Learning programs are run at the Peacock Gallery, please view and book online on the Eventbrite

Link includes:

 * Makers Circle (FREE-first Thursday of each month) for new and experienced artists and craftspeople

 * SCHOOL HOLIDAY  activities and dates on Eventbrite 

    NEW in 2016 - FREE art fun every SUNDAY from 12-3pm. For all ages and abilities - Drop in! No bookings required.


For further details call 8745 9794 or to book, call the Gallery during opening hours on 8745 9794 or email

Bookings are essential as workshops have limited spaces available.

Please note that for ALL CHILDREN"S WORKSHOPS children MUST be accompanied by a guardian aged 18+ who are welcome to join in. 

Wednesday - Sunday 11am-4pm.
All items handmade by Auburn Artists.
Shop available during Gallery open hours 11am-4pm.  EFTPOS ONLY

Visiting the Gallery
Peacock Gallery and Auburn Arts Studio
Auburn Botanic Gardens, Corner of Chiswick and Chisholm Roads, Auburn NSW 2144
PO Box 118, Auburn NSW 1835

GALLERY PHONE(during opening hours) 8745 9794

Or Phone: (02) 9735 1396 or 9735 1222 (outside gallery hours)



Admission to the gallery is free. 
Public Transport

​There are regular trains to Auburn Station. Take a 909 bus from Auburn Station to Cumberland Road. To plan your trip call the Transport Info Line on 131 500 or visit  Transport NSW

NEW!! A FREE SHUTTLE BUS  EVERY Saturday between Auburn Station and the Auburn Botanic Gardens from 12.30pm- 4.30pm- NEW timetable after 13 December 2014



​The Peacock Gallery offers onsite parking. Once you have entered the Auburn Botanic Gardens Precinct, take the first left.


​The whole site is wheelchair accessible

Group Tours ​Group tours of the Peacock Gallery and Auburn Arts Studio can be arranged by request. Please call (02) 9735 1396 for more information or to make a booking