PEARL BEACH ARBORETUM EPHEMERAL ART TRAIL 2023
Saturday 16 September to Sunday 15 October 2023 Daylight Hours
Contact the artist if you want to purchase or commission a work.
PBEAT2023 involves over 30 artists who have constructed 29 highly creative works based on our theme Nurture and Nature.
The Pearl Beach Arboretum Ephemeral Art Trail (PBEAT2023) provides inspiring temporary public art that promotes nature conservation, supports community identity and increases the cultural vibrancy on the NSW Central Coast.
PBEAT2023 is open to the Public for free during daylight hours from Saturday 16 September until Sunday 15 October 2023. Vote for the People’s Choice Award in return for a $5 donation for the PBEAT2023 brochure. Voting can only be done on site. On weekends the Arboretum Cottage will feature nature inspired workshops and local Artists displaying their works.
@PBEAT 2023 Events
There are several events in preparation for and during the PBEAT2023. Just click on the links below to find out more..
- Sat, 23 Sept23 Sept, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm23 Sept, 10:00 am – 12:00 pmLearn to craft traditional clap sticks with Tim Selwyn from Girri Girra, an experience that’s both educational and meditative. Tim's Indigenous clapsticks – are handmade from Australian hardwood trees. This event is held near the Arboretum Cottage. Refreshments are provided.
- Sat, 23 Sept23 Sept, 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
- Sun, 01 Oct01 Oct, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
- Sat, 07 Oct07 Oct, 2:30 pm – 08 Oct, 5:00 pm
PBEAT 2022 Videos
PBEAT 2022 Winners
PBEAT2022 included over 20 remarkable installations inspired by the theme “Only One Earth”. The prize money was sponsored by Belle Property Central Coast. PBEAT2022 has also received a Central Coast Council Small Community Support Grant. The main PBEAT2022 prizes were judged by Tim Braham, Regional Gallery Director, Central Coast Council.