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“Loved the Philip Wolfhagen Expo!” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Cairns Regional Gallery

Cairns Regional Gallery
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Owner description: Housed in a landmark heritage building the Cairns Regional Gallery is the region's premier destination for exhibitions featuring historical and contemporary art by leading regional, national and international artists. The Gallery also presents exhibitions highlighting key works and themes from the permanent collection that focus on the unique cultural heritage of Far North Queensland. Throughout the year the Gallery presents a range of creative learning programs for audiences of diverse ages and backgrounds including art classes, talks and events that relate to exhibitions and the permanent collection.
Hobart
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141 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
“Loved the Philip Wolfhagen Expo!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2014

I dropped by on Community Day, well timed as free entry! I loved the exhibition by Tasmanian Artist Philip Wolfhagen, wonderful landscapes, such talent.
On the ground floor some very interesting indigenous art and the loft help works by Anna Eglitis and Ivy Zappala, both well displayed and informative.

Visited July 2014
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Berlin, Germany
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210 reviews
152 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
“Great”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 3, 2014

nice lovely small gallery, with some pretty amazing displays going on, some great artwork within the small building, ths=e history behind the building is good too

Visited August 2013
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Sydney, Australia
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Smaller than i thought”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 24, 2014

An excellent show of work both from the Cairns region and other areas of Australia. There are 3 main exhibition spaces and although smaller than i thought it may be i was impressed with the quality of work on display. The gift shop also had a good selection of creative gifts and souvenirs.

Visited June 2014
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Melbourne, Australia
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55 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“Certainly worth a visit”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2014

The gallery is a very good place to escape the hustle and bustle of Cairns and spend an enjoyable couple house browsing the exhibits. The rooms are spacious and well laid out the quality of the works on display were of very engaging. We found the works of Phillip Wolfhagen particularly interesting, especially his works using beeswax.

Visited May 2014
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Launceston, Australia
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Excellent regional gallery”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2014

This gallery is not afraid to put on exhibitions that are of a high standard with an edge! There was an excellent display of 2 local female artists work and a Tasmanian landscape painter whilst I was there.

Visited June 2014
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