This award is motivated by Australian Literature, and Australian themed writing. It is with this intent that we ask participants’ work to be inspired by ‘Australia’, ‘Australians’ and ...On March 25, 2018 / By Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival Committee
John Shaw Neilson Acquisitive Art Prize 2018 A large audience attended the opening night and the announcement of The Balnaves Foundation John Shaw Neilson Acquisitive Art Prize. We ...On November 9, 2017 / By Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival Committee
Since our beginning in 1991 our Festival is held annually every May.
Our aim is to highlight excellence through the involvement of local, national and international artists. It promotes Penola’s rich literary and cultural heritage through its program.
We celebrates the literary and arts heritage of Penola and the fine wines of Coonawarra.
Penola Festival Association
PO Box 318 Penola
South Australia, 5277