Art & Culture

Find out more about Public Art and where to find it, upcoming events, Heathcote Cultural Precinct and how to get involved in local art projects.

Art Awards


The City of Melville hosts an annual Art Awards and has been doing so for 40 years. In 2017 the Awards will be held in August.

Art Collection


The art collection supports local and Western Australian artists, records and reflects the cultural heritage and lifestyle of the community and enhances the City of Melville's civic and community buildings.

Arts Opportunities


Get involved or connect with others to make your community a vibrant place to live, work, play and visit.

Cultural Plan


Guiding the City of Melville’s work in relation to cultural development.

Heathcote Cultural Precinct


Heathcote Cultural Precinct, situated on the site of the former Heathcote Mental Reception Home in Applecross is a heritage listed public open space and home to a contemporary Art Gallery and Artists Studios.

Public Art


What makes good public art? How can art enhance our public spaces? Help us define what makes living, visiting and exploring the City of Melville a vibrant and unique experience by completing a short online survey.

Sculpture Walk


Experience and explore temporary sculptures and art installations by Western Australian artists at this annual outdoor exhibition.