Culture Hunter

The Lower Hunter region has a diverse arts and cultural sector with a range of programs, projects, activities and events occurring across art forms. It includes the Local Government Areas of Cessnock, Lake Macquarie, Maitland, Newcastle and Port Stephens.

The Directory section of Culture Hunter is divided according to different sectors:

Each sector snapshot provides an overview of that sector in the Lower Hunter region as well as directory entries for individual creative practitioners, groups and organisations.

Culture Hunter is a showcase of the cultural diversity of the Lower Hunter region – the place to find artists, groups and arts organisations, across all sectors.

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Latest Directory Listings

CultureHunter_image Ahn Wells


Ahn Wells is a Newcastle-based artist, curator and owner of Gallery 139.

Wells makes work across the mediums of installation, sculpture and works on paper. She


Shaunie P Music

Shaunie P Music specialises in providing therapeutic and interactive music sessions for people with disabilities.

Our specialist services primarily, but not exclusively, cater to organisations that work with



Hunter Wine Country Markets is a mixed boutique market featuring local Artisans.

Stalls range from fashion, candles, jewellery, food,artisan soaps pottery and much more.

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Laura Mallalue

Studied fine arts, photography, drawing etc, graphic design, interior design, hairdressing, currently studying event management would love to eventually plan events such as Tina and others.

John Lechner Fine Art Prints

John Lechner Fine Art Prints

John Lechner Fine Art Prints brings breathtaking moments and magical places to you. We specialise in Limited Edition Fine Art Prints.

Viv McCormick

Viv McCormick

A self taught Artist, Viv is originally from Scotland and has lived in Port Stephens for the last two years. She has exhibited in Scotland, New Zealand and

Culture Hunter Listing

Lyn Fabian Artist

As an artist working across a variety of processes, I am particularly interested in locating the figure in landscape and space, sometimes blurring the boundaries between the two.

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Guy Sullivan

Newcastle city scapes..

I’m looking for commisions and more work..

I do wall murals very well, perfect for someones buisness..or bathroom..

I can portrait your house.. your garden,