Heathcote Cultural Precinct
Heathcote Cultural Precinct is a heritage-listed site with a rich history and a variety of current cultural uses.
It features a contemporary art gallery, museum, artist studios, workshop spaces and stunning venues for hire, as well as a world class restaurant, and one of the most popular award-winning childrens playgrounds in the metropolitan area.
Registrations of Interest Now Open
The City of Melville is seeking Registrations of Interest (ROI) from a range of diverse organisations and individuals to help us create a ‘must visit destination’ at Heathcote Cultural Precinct.
Registrations of Interest close: 8th September 2017.
What's Your Vision?
The Heathcote Vision and Place Plan document has now been released. This Vision Plan is intended to become a key document in guiding and developing future activities, events, uses and leases on site.
Heathcote Museum and Gallery
This innovative contemporary art gallery hosts regular exhibitions from local artists, a museum detailing the history of the site as the former Heathcote Mental Reception Home, and the Heathcote Studio Door shop stocking locally designed and handmade items.
Heathcote Artist Studios
We now have thirteen local creatives working in artist studios on site. Artists include:
Admin Building -
- Tiffany & Migara Ramanayake
- Erin Madeley
- Sarah Pearn
- Marina Saker
- Susan Radaich
- Artist in Residence (changing)
Kitchen Building -
- Rebecca Persic
- Fiona Buchanan
- Kady Ward
- Nikki Lundy
- Maureen Silc
- Jana Topler
Venues are available for hire within a range of historic buildings nestled among manicured gardens with picturesque surrounds and Swan River views.
Toy Library and Playgroup
The site is home to an award winning children's adventure playground, barbeque facilities and public toilets (wheelchair accessible). Extensive parking is available and includes Acrod bays, delivery and bus zones.
Temporary closure of playground and viewing platforms -
31st July to mid-October 2017
Maintenance and renewal works of the playground facilities and lookout platforms will commence in July 2017 for an estimated duration of ten weeks. Access to these areas will be not permitted during the works period.
For further updates please call 9364 0666 or 1300 635 845.
Restaurant and Kiosk
For enquiries about restaurant bookings, functions & weddings, or the kiosk, contact BWG Steakhouse on 9315 7700.