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An exceptional opportunity exists for an experienced CEO to lead and drive the strategic direction and vision of the Godinymayin Yijard Rivers Arts & Culture Centre (Godinymayin), one of the Territory’s premier arts and cultural organisations.
International Recording Artist Toni Childs invites the Katherine Community to experience her 8.5-meter bee installation called, Bee Friendly. Open for viewing to the public on Wednesday May 19th for one night only from 5pm-7pm at Godinymayin Yijard Rivers Arts and Culture Centre.
The Youth Performing Arts Hub is starting up again.
Godinymayin is trying something new in 2021 with Funky First Fridays. Check it out!!
Due to unforeseen circumstances the Youth Barista Training must be delayed, however, will be up and running again soon!
When Brian and Jeanette Lambert and their family announced that they could no longer support the Katherine Prize, a local business family stepped forward to ensure that The Prize will continue.
We have a wonderful line up of performances and exhibitions for you in 2020, and we look forward to welcoming you at the centre.
Three exhibitions – one big opening
The longest running art award in the Northern Territory opened last week at Godinymayin Yijard Rivers Arts & Culture Centre.
Our July to December Program is out now and it is jam-packed with exhibitions, performances and workshops.
Free lunchtime talk – Tuesday 19 February from 12.30 to 1.15pm
The Godinymayin Yijard Rivers Arts and Culture Centre’s final exhibition for the year, Bladwoda / Deluge – reflecting on the 1998 Katherine Flood (Lukin bek na 1998 Kajarin Blad), will open Friday 2 November 6pm in the main gallery.
Our July to December 2018 Program is now available to download
The annual Katherine Prize encourages Indigenous and non-Indigenous residents of the Northern Territory to develop their art practice and showcase their skill to the region.
Godinymayin Yijard Rivers Arts and Culture Centre is looking for an energetic and creative Performing Arts/ Venue Hire Officer.
Our 2016/17 Annual Report is now available to download
We are now inviting artists, art centres and curators of the Katherine region to submit exhibition proposals for our K-space program in 2018.
Our July to December Program is now available to download
We’ve extended the deadline for Katherine Prize entries – entry forms now due Thursday 18 May, with the 42nd Katherine Prize exhibition opening on Friday 23 June.
We’re open and ready for another huge year! Check out the program of exhibitions, performances and special events in the first half of 2017
Our 2015/16 Annual Report is now available to download
Would you like to exhibit at Godinymayin? K Space is our designated gallery space aiming to promote and nurture the arts and cultural identities of the Katherine Region through ‘spotlight’ style exhibitions.
Saturday 29 October from 6.00pm For one night only we are opening the doors after-hours for an exclusive shopping evening. 
We’re very pleased to announce the winner of the inaugural 2016 Katherine Prize People’s Choice Award is Daly Waters based artist Kevin Rogers for his work Spirit.
Our shop will be closed on Tuesday 31 May and Wednesday 1 June, re-opening on Thursday 2 June.
Entry forms for the 40th Katherine Prize, 2015 and the Godinymayin Youth Awards are now open.
Entry forms for the 39th Katherine Prize, 2014 and the Godinymayin Youth Awards are now open.