Membership of Kaiela Arts is available to Aboriginal Artists, Aboriginals and non-Aboriginal community members who live in the Kaiela Dungala (Goulburn Murray) region.

Kaiela Arts welcomes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Artists from other areas of Australia who are residents of the local area and part of the local Aboriginal community.

On occasion Kaiela Arts undertakes projects with non-Aboriginal Artists and exhibits art produced from these collaborations at the Gallery.

Yahna Friends Membership

Yahna (“walking with”) Friends at Kaiela Arts is an associate membership of Kaiela Arts.

The aim of Yahna is to develop relationships with the wider, non-Aboriginal community, business and other organisations including the arts and education sectors.

Its purpose is to champion Kaiela Arts and its activities within the wider community and to build fundraising and social networks that will sustain the future development of Kaiela Arts.

Yahna Friends

Anyone can join as an associate member and support Aboriginal cultural arts in the Kaiela Dungala region.
$ 30 Per Year
  • Invitations to all Kaiela Arts events, exhibitions and previews
  • 10% discount on events and workshops in the Gallery
  • Early access to sales and promotions
  • Gallery newsletter twice a year
  • Access to the Studio social area for a yarn and a cuppa

Yahna Friends

Enjoy all the benefits listed above, with the added benefit of a group discount for your family.
$ 50 Per Year

Yahna Friends
(Non Profit)

Are you a school or non profit organisation? This membership demonstrates your support.
$ 150 Per Year

Yahna Friends

Are you a corporate organisation looking to support Kaiela Arts? Please select this option.
$ 200 Per Year

Looking for more from your Kaiela Arts membership?

If being a friend of Kaiela Arts is not enough, we also welcome general members. This membership requires approval from our board as includes additional benefits such as voting rights at our Annual General Meeting.

Artist Membership

Join the Kaiela Arts family and express yourself in a culturally safe environment.
To join as an artist, you must identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander.
$ 50 Per Year
  • Access to and use of the Studio Facilities during Gallery hours
  • Free use of basic art materials in the studio
  • Your work can be sold in the Gallery space
  • Invitations to all Kaiela Arts events, exhibitions and previews
  • 10% discount on events and workshops in the Gallery
  • Voting rights at the Annual General Meeting
  • Free access to Artist skills building workshops
  • Free listing, image and profile on the Kaiela Arts website
  • Free promotion through all gallery marketing
  • An opportunity to exhibit as our profile artist
  • Advocacy and promotion through Galyan Manu and other Gallery events
  • Listed in our Artists booking system to deliver workshops in schools and community