GALLERIES IN VICTORIA    Latrobe Regional Gallery




 

Address & Contact Details
138 Commercial Road Morwell VIC 3840
Telephone: +61 (0)3 5128 5700
Email: lrg@latrobe.vic.gov.au
Website: latroberegionalgallery.com

 

Opening Hours
Monday - Friday: 10am - 5pm 

Saturday & Sunday: 11am - 4pm 
Closed Public Holidays

 

Accessibility
Mobility access
Lifts and ramps ensure easy access to all areas of the Gallery. A wheelchair is available and can be reserved for you by phoning before your visit.
Toilet and infant change
Male and female amenities with wheelchair access are available. An infant change table is also provided.
Breast feeding 
The gallery is a breast feeding friendly venue.

 

 

Latrobe Regional Gallery

NOTE: Latrobe Regional Gallery will undergo refurbishments in 2017, after receiving funding from Latrobe City Council and The Latrobe Valley Authority. The gallery will be closed to the public from 6 February – 14 July 2017. A range of exciting programs will be held offsite during the closure period, and gallery staff will be available to visit schools as part of an outreach program.

During the refurbishments gallery staff will be onsite Monday – Friday, and can be contacted on (03) 5128 5700 (between 10am – 5pm) or lrg@latrobe.vic.gov.au


Seven gallery spaces and a sculpture courtyard are housed within the complex, showcasing an annual program of state and national touring exhibitions together with LRG curated and permanent collection exhibitions. 

The Gallery’s impressive collection represents contemporary Australian art in all media and a diverse range of historical and contemporary images of the Gippsland region.

Latrobe Regional Gallery is home to The Cbus Collection of Australian Art. The collection includes paintings and prints by some of Australia's best known artists from the nineteenth century through to the early 2000s.

 

Permanent Collection
Latrobe Regional Gallery has an impressive collection of regional and national significance. It’s made up of over 1500 works of art in all media, and includes a diverse range of historical and contemporary images of the Gippsland region. The collection includes significant individual works by Jessie Traill, Noel Counihan, Jan Senbergs, Mandy Martin, Kevin Mortensen and the following larger collections:

  • The Cbus Collection of Australian Art;
  • Alan Aldous Asian Art Collection;
  • Perfume bottle collection; 
  • Colin Suggett Sculpture Collection; and
  • A significant number of contemporary works donated from the Bank of Melbourne Regional Art Collection.

Please note that these collections are not on permanent display.

  

Café & Gallery Shop
So Swish Cafe
Open hours: Monday to Friday 8am – 4pm, Saturday and Sunday 10am – 3pm. 
Telephone: 5133 0379

Gift Shop
The Gallery Gift Shop focuses on the art and craft of the Gippsland region as well as a selection of quality products from designers across Victoria. The shop stocks unique and special gifts for friends, family or yourself. We stock a wide range of products, including glassware, exotic jewellery, colourful textiles, creative ceramics, cards and soft toys for children.

 

Getting to the Gallery
Public Transport
We are located at 138 Commercial Road Morwell, easy walking distance from the Morwell Train and Bus Station, approx. 10min.

By car from Melbourne
Travelling along the M1 from Melbourne exit onto Morwell-Thorpdale Rd/​Strzelecki Hwy/​B460 towards Morwell, continue onto Commercial Rd, at the roundabout, take the 3rd exit and stay on Commercial Rd, destination will be on the left 138 Commercial Road.  There is plenty of parking directly opposite the Gallery.

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