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Warrnambool Art Gallery

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Small but perfectly formed

It is a Shane that so little of the permanent collection can be shown at any one time. However, the... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
Great art on display

The Warrnambool Art Gallery holds exhibitions of various artists throughout the year. There are... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
Vic C
Warrnambool, Australia
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Warrnambool Art Gallery’s collection shows the vision and aspiration of this region and its people. There is an air of possibility, a maverick spirit, and a collection of myths, risks and experiments. These collective imaginings have made the...more
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26 Liebig St, Warrnambool, Victoria 3280, Australia
+61 3 5559 4949
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

After seeing and appreciating some of the local artwork in restaurants and hotels in Warrnambool, we were expecting a range of artworks showcasing the local talent. Instead, there were several artworks from the local schools and entrants in this year's Warrnibald prize. There was a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Barrie F
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

It is a Shane that so little of the permanent collection can be shown at any one time. However, the temporary exhibition I saw (about fish traps) was excellent, the other room with some elements of the permanent collection was very interesting, and I applaud...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

The Gallery as it was called had only 1 room of art works , the rest was a huge symbolic model of a fish trap , that took the whole room , 5 minutes and you saw it all , the next large space was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank terrygus
Reviewed 27 April 2018

I saw someone painting on the outside of the building and realized it was an art gallery so went in for a stroll. There wasn't a lot there and what was wasn't actually very interesting to me..

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank andiec704
Reviewed 16 April 2018

The Warrnambool Art Gallery holds exhibitions of various artists throughout the year. There are three main display areas, one of which usually contains local historical artifacts. Staff are friendly and helpful. Occasionally, a small music ensemble may perform on a Sunday afternoon.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Vic C
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

We especially wanted to see the iconic Von Guerard painting of Tower Hill and possibly the painting of Loch Ard Gorge . Are the colonial era artists out of favour, surely these works are part of the Gallery and should be on public view, particularly...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

I was impressed with the three exhibitions currently on display from local and indigenous artists (local and remote). The staff were helpful and gave me good advice.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

The Warrnambool Art Gallery is a nice airy generous space with interesting exhibitions. Currently a collection of Indigenous Art is on display. I have visited the exhibition twice and I had some questions regarding the exhibits. The first time a very friendly gallery employee welcomed...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

We enjoyed the ambiance of the WAG and the ease of access. Very friendly and knowledgeable staff and excellent shop.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank PamelaMcIntosh
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Visiting Warrnambool for a few days and the WAG is always on our to do list when there. This is a fantastic gallery, with some wonderful artworks on display to enjoy. We saw some beautiful glass pieces of art that was a must buy from...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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