Our Gallery | Open daily 10-4pm

The Gallery is part of the Lodge Outback Motel, located in the former residency of Dr MacGillivray and his family. We believe the heritage and social history of this building is significant and one that supports showcasing local art with changing exhibitions.

What is currently on show at 252 Mica St?

Come and experience ‘Altar‘ a part sculpture part light installation created by Kane Trubenbacher. An experience of desert light and land diorama hosted in one of our motel rooms.

Willyama Arts Society |An exhibition of Water colour, Gouache & Acrylics, artwork in spired by Broken Hill and the surrounding Outback. 

Work selected for exhibitions are either made by local artists or by artists inspired by Broken Hill and its geography. Further down the page you will find information about individual exhibitions.

All work is for sale including cards, tote bags and other local merchandise.

Light installation Kane Trubenbacher

Our Exhibitions

Light installation Kane Trubenbacher

‘Altar’ environmental art | work by Kane Trubenbacher

‘Altar’ an installation of environmental art an experience of light & desert made permanent in a motel room  ‘Altar’ is a place designed to experience the ephemeral light of the desert, a space to make communion with the light, the desert and the endless horizons of the outback. ‘Too often’ says Kane ‘we take for […]

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Willyama Art Society

About the Willyama Art Society exhibition The Lodge Motel and Gallery in collaboration with the Willyama Art Society is now showing a selection of work created by the society members: Barb Hands, Janet Denley, Brian Jenkins, Phyllis Ragenovich, Joan Morris-Cracker, Robert A Groves, Ann Mitchell, Gunter Kaires & Michele Stephens. The exhibition of water colour, acrylic […]

altar by kane trubenbacher

Altar | Kane Trubenbacher | Art installation

‘Altar’ by Kane Trubenbacher | June 30 to September 15. This new show ‘Altar’ by Kane Trubenbacher hosted at the Lodge Outback Motel, Broken Hill is part sculpture part installation. Placed in one of our motel rooms the installation will act as a space to make communion with the light and the land of the […]

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Albert Woodroffe | exhibitor | stories of Broken Hill

Albert Woodroffe | Exhibitor | Stories of broken Hill an exhibition of local art We are excited to show work of Albert Woodroffe & Wayne Williams a selection of local art drawn from the rich field of artists that live and work in Broken Hill. The exhibition is hosted in our main building; a building […]

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Stories of Broken Hill an exhibition of local art

Wayne Williams | Exhibitor | Stories of Broken Hill an exhibition of local art After the success of our first exhibition Outback Colour & Wind we are exited to be showing a new selection of local art. The two feature artists are: Wayne Williams and Albert Woodroffe. Artist statement of Wayne Williams Wayne Williams is […]

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Gritta Walker | exhibitor | Outback Colour & Wind

Artist Statement Gritta Walker lives in Broken Hill. She is one of the 6 artist that is featured in the Outback | Colour & Wind exhibition that is currently hosted at the Lodge Outback Motel. What motivates Gritta Walker as an artist? My sculptural works are often created from manufactured and found objects which I […]

the imperial lakes by susan thomas

Susan Thomas | exhibitor | Outback | Colour & Wind

Artist Statement Susan Thomas is currently BHAE incorporated Artistic Director and a practicing artist. As an artist her primary practice is painting & drawing although all types of mediums are of interest. Where did you go to find inspiration for the work you have exhibited at the Outback | Colour & Wind exhibition? The artworks represent […]

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Pop-up art exhibition Outback | Colour | Wind

Pop-up art exhibition at the Lodge Outback Motel featuring local artists   It is with great excitement that we have now opened our doors for the first pop-up art exhibition ‘Outback Colour & Wind’. It has long been our vision to use the public area at the Lodge to display art that show cases the […]

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Sam Oster | Exhibitor | Outback Colour & Wind

Artist statement Sam Oster is a professional photographer specialising in arts and entertainment, her work spans a broad range of genres. Working from her studio in Norwood (SA) she explores timelapse, 3D lenticular images, as well as bullet-time (time slice) techniques. Sam Oster is one of the exhibitors at the Outback Colour & Wind and […]

forest green wit outback colour and wind art by helene power

Helene Power | exhibitor | Outback, Colour & Wind

Artist statement Helene Power Helene Power, besides being joint owner of the motel Helene has also worked as a visual artist using soft pastels, pencils and clay. Her point of focus has been the Australian landscape, taking inspiration from the strong and vibrant energy of the vast plains, the red dirt, the heat intensity and […]

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Karl James | exhibitor | Outback, Colour & Wind

Artist statement – Karl James Karl James is as a self- taught, multi award winning artist working from Whyalla in regional South Australia. His oeuvre is wide and ranges from colourful, expressionist, figurative narratives and portraits in oil and watercolour to charcoal, pastel and mixed media drawings, mono prints, linocuts and collages. He will be exhibiting […]

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New Broken Hill tourism venture

New Broken Hill tourism venture – planning a ‘Pop up’ art exhibition at the Lodge Outback Motel It has long been our vision to use the public area at the Lodge Outback Motel to display art, so it is with great excitement that we have finally taken the steps towards making this new Broken Hill […]