Du Rietz Art Awards

The inaugural Du Rietz Art Awards will honour the architect of the beautiful historic School of Arts building where the Gallery is housed, and is open to all experience levels.


Major Prize Awards

Section 1 | 2D Award $6,000

Section 2 | Budget Steel 3D Award $3,000 (Acquisitive)

Bendigo Bank Locals Award | $3,000 (Residents of Gympie Regional Council only, to be selected from the above Awards.)


2019 Finalists

Congratulations to the Du Rietz Art Awards 2019 finalists as listed here.  

Information for finalists has been sent regarding delivery and other details.


Sub Awards

Roy Skinner Memorial Works on Paper Award | $500 cash prize

Bryan Moore Memorial Ceramic Award | $500 cash prize

Ceramic Encouragement Award | $200 cash prize

Locals Encouragement Award | $445 total prize value

People's Choice Award | $300 total prize value


Entries close | Midnight Sunday 9 June 2019

Award Presentations | Wednesday 24 July, 7pm

Exhibition viewing | 24 July - 23 August 2019


The Gallery is located at 39 Nash Street, Gympie and open from Tuesday to Saturday, 10am to 4pm.

Contact us on 1300 307 800 or email DRAA@gympie.qld.gov.au