Louis Joel Arts & Community Centre

Louis Joel Arts & Community Centre provides a dynamic and community owned multi functional meeting place that encompasses a broad range of activities supporting the arts and our community.

News & Events

Visual Arts Together - new program starting 18 July


Joel Gallery

Jane Austen Winter Festival

Sat 20 to Wed 31 July

Venue Hire

For venue hire information please contact 9398 2511


Volunteers are an important and highly valued part of Louis Joel Arts & Community Centre


We acknowledge that we are on traditional lands of the Yalukit Wilum Nations.

We offer our respect to the Elders of these traditional lands and through them, to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. 

Jane Austen Winter Festival 

Join us for a Jane Austen Winter Festival – to see, hear, smell and taste the life and times of one of the world’s most renowned authors, Jane Austen.

Speakers will explore her writing, the fashion of the era and the 18th Century laws that governed Jane’s life and the characters in her novels.

20 July to 31 July 

For more info visit: Jane Austen



Rag Rugs Workshop

Recycle old clothes or fabric into a fantastic braided rag rug. In this workshop you will learn how to braid your own unique floor covering that can be made to fit a small or large space.
Bring along a selection of fabric in a couple of complementary colours – cotton sheets, shirts or pillowcases are ideal.

Friday 9 August, 10.30am-1.30pm | $10

Bookings via admin@ljac.com.au or 9398 2511  

Visual Arts Together

Visual Arts Together is an inclusive arts program bringing older adults and those living with disability together to explore and create art in a social setting. Share a cuppa and conversation while being guided and supported to develop skills and confidence in artmaking.

Thursdays, 10.30am–12.30pm | 18 July, 1 Aug — 12 September (8 weeks)

 Bookings: visualartstogether@gmail.com or 9398 2511