Goldfields Art Trip April 2015

Join Renata and Casey Australia Tours for 6 creative days, sketching, painting, photographing and simply enjoying the wonders and history of some of the WA Goldfields. All levels of painters invited. Tutoring provided in the evenings to allow for painting flexibility during the day.

Itinerary Details

GoldfieldsmapDay 1: Depart East Perth @ 7.30 am and Joondalup at 8.30 am, then travel via Meckering to Cunderdin for morning tea at No. 3 Pumping Station and Museum. We then travel to Southern Cross for lunch, then Coolgardie for a short break before continuing on to Kalgoorlie to our accommodation.
1 hour art tutorial in the evening. (D)

Day 2: Travel to Lake Lefroy via Kambalda for morning tea and painting. Then on to Coolgardie for lunch and more painting (choice of heritage buildings, railway station, lookout or outdoor museum), then afternoon tea and back to Kalgoorlie.
1 hour art tutorial in the evening.(B,D)
Day 3: Travel to Menzies via bush two-up and super pit for painting, morning tea and lunch. Then on to Lake Ballard for more painting and afternoon tea, and a short trip to Leonora for our accommodation.
1 hr art tutorial in the evening. (B,D)
Day 4: Travel to Kookynie for painting, morning tea and lunch. From there we visit classic station country for more painting, then back to our Leonora accommodation.
1 hour art tutorial in the evening. (B,D)
Day 5: Morning painting at Gwalia, with morning tea and picnic lunch. Art showing back at accommodation then pack up and travel via Broad Arrow for afternoon tea/drinks before heading on to our Kalgoorlie accommodation. (B,L)
Day 6: ANZAC Day Service then travel from Kalgoorlie to Perth, having morning tea at Southern Cross and lunch at Merredin. Arrive Perth late afternoon. (B)

B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner
Note: Programme details may change due to weather and unforeseen circumstances.


  • Air-conditioned 4WD coach & kitchen trailer
  • Motel accommodation
  • 4 evening meals, 5 breakfasts, 1 lunch
  • Visit Lake Lefroy (famous for land sailing)
  • Visit Lake Ballard(famous for the Antony Gormley statues)
  • Visit historic ghost town of Gwalia
  • Visit historic Kookynie townsite and hotel
  • 4 evening tutorials
  • Non-painters welcome too!

Departing from: Perth, Western Australia Departure
Date: Monday 20 April Returning: Saturday 25 April Cost: $1690 pp (share twin) Single supplement $520

To book your space on this trip, contact Renata by email at or phone 0450 524 229.


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