Arts and culture reflects, shapes and challenges our personal and community identities. The City of Charles Sturt supports a wide range of ideas, activities, projects, programs, festivals, exhibitions and events that are part of the cultural fabric of our area. We have many opportunities for people to engage with and participate in creative endeavour to encourage positive ways of living together in our local neighbourhoods and across the west.
August is visual art month in South Australia! Since its inception in 1998 the annual SALA Festival has celebrated and promoted the diverse talents of South Australian Living Artists.
SALA is an innovative open access visual arts festival presenting thousands of artists through unique collaborations and exhibitions in hundreds of exhibition spaces throughout metropolitan and regional South Australia.
The SALA Festival is a truly unique state wide celebration of the visual arts.
To see SALA exhibitions happening within the City of Charles Sturt, check out our guide: