Gallery public programs

Our gallery features a series of dynamic public programs for children and adults. 

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National Reconciliation Week (27 May to 3 June), is for all Australians to learn about our shared histories, cultures, and achievements. It's a time to explore how we can all contribute to achieving reconciliation.

Free admission, bookings are essential and places are limited.


Flick Chafer-Smith
Torch artist Flick Chafer-Smith at work in the studio

Live painting in the Gallery by Torch artists

Saturday 28 May, 2pm to 4pm
Sunday 29 May, 2pm to 4pm

Glen Eira City Council Gallery — corner Glen Eira and Hawthorn Roads, Caulfield

Join us as a Torch artist sets up their studio in the Gallery. You’re welcome to watch the artist at work, have a yarn with them and enjoy the hundreds of artworks on display.

Bookings recommended.

Artist Chris Austin and The Torch CEO Kent Morris

The Torch Confined 13:
Floor Talk with Kent Morris and Torch artist Chris Austin

Friday 3 June, 1pm

Glen Eira City Council Gallery — corner Glen Eira and Hawthorn Roads, Caulfield

Join artist, curator, and CEO of The Torch Kent Morris, accompanied by Torch artist and Indigenous Program Mentor Chris Austin for an engaging discussion about the Confined 13 exhibition.

Bookings required.

This program is presented as part of Council’s National Reconciliation Week program, from 27 May to 3 June.

COVID-Safe measures

The health and wellbeing of our community and team is our top priority.

In accordance with Victorian Government requirements, attendees to Glen Eira City Council events and facilities must be fully vaccinated or hold a valid medical exemption. Please check-in using the Service Victoria QR code, and maintain physical distancing to protect the wellbeing of staff, volunteers and other visitors.

If you have COVID-19 symptoms or have been exposed to COVID-19, please do not attend. Instead, get tested and isolate until you receive a negative result.