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Friday 17 September 2021
Open 9:00am - 5:00pm

NQCC Auction

6-9pm Sat 9 October

NQCC Auction

Fundraising for North Queensland Conservation Council
NQCC Auction

Calling all art-lovers and environment-lovers! Join the North Queensland Conservation Council (NQCC) for their 2021 fundraising auction. NQCC holds an exhibition of postcards and collectable miniature artworks biennially, then auctions off the artworks to raise funds to help the NQCC and their environmental campaigns. This year, the exhibition's theme is Nature: The Wonder and the Tragedy.

The event will open at 6pm with beverages available to purchase and complimentary food, followed by a strict auction starting time of 6:30pm. The anticipated finish time is around 9-9:30pm. EFTPOS is preferred for payment however cash will be accepted.

Image: Bidders at a previous NQCC auction. 

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Townsville, Qld, 4810 Australia

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Acknowledgement of Country

Umbrella Studio Contemporary Arts respectfully acknowledges the Wulgurukaba of Gurambilbarra and Yunbenun and the surrounding groups of our region; Bindal, Gugu Badhan, Nywaigi, Warrgamay, Bandjin and Gudjal as the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we gather, share and celebrate local creative practice. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging. We acknowledge Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders as the first people of Australia. They have never ceded sovereignty and remain strong in their enduring connection to land and Culture.


Umbrella acknowledges the financial support of: the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland, and the Visual Arts and Craft Strategy, an initiative of the Australian, State and Territory Governments. Townsville City Council is proud to support Umbrella's Makerspace operations under its Community Grants program.