What’s On | At The Convent

Check what’s on at The Convent when planning your trip.

The Convent hosts many events –  exhibition openings, artist- in-residence programs, musical concerts in the chapel, special dinners with guest speakers, book launches, ghost tours, choirs and more.  

Meet the Artist

Adrian Blakey

Worldscape 

WHEN:  Sat 13th of August  11am – 3pm

WHERE:  at The Convent Daylesford
              in the Main Gallery

 

        “Flinders Street Station”

        Acrylic painting by Adrian Blakey

        $4,500

 

      “Wombat St,  Daylesford”

       Acrylic Painting by Brian Nash

       $1,500

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Meet the Artist

Local artist Brian Nash


WHEN:  Saturday 20th of  August
             11am – 3pm

WHERE:  at The Convent Daylesford
              in the Balcony Gallery

 

Clancy McLeod 
A Dream In The Forest

Performance on Sunday 21st of August, 2pm – 3.30pm  (incl. interval)

Award winning ‘rising star’ guitarist
Clancy McLeod plays a program of music exploring a deep love and loss for the forest and country.

Find out more

https://www.clancymcleodguitar.com/

High Tea at The Convent with bestselling author Craig Silvey

Saturday 15th of October 1pm – 3pm

Join us for High Tea and a fabulous conversation around Craig’s extraordinary career and contribution to the Australian literary landscape.

Find out more

Artists in Residence

Kristeena Saville & Lydia Kirk 

“Muse Me” 

WHEN:  19th of July – 19th of August.
WHERE:  at The Convent Daylesford
in the St Lawrence Room
HOW MUCH:  $80 for an unframed portrait of YOU!

They are on the look out for their next muse.  Could it be you?

Phone +613 5348 3211

info@theconvent.com.au

7 Daly Street Daylesford 3460
Victoria Australia

Thursday to Monday 10am-4pm
(Closed Tuesday & Wednesday)

Gallery admission:
Adult: $10, Concession: $8,  U12: $5 and U5: free.

 

The Convent acknowledges the traditional owners, the Dja Dja Wurrung people, on whose land we meet, share & work.
We pay our respects to their Elders past, present & emerging.