Eltham Library Community Gallery (ELCG)

ELCG is a community gallery; individual artists, artist groups or organisations and curators who live, work or study in Nillumbik or have strong ongoing links to Nillumbik, may apply to exhibit their work at ELCG.

  • Applications to exhibit in 2017 are NOW CLOSED
  • Exhibitions fees are $38 per week with low cost insurance available
  • Council does not take a commission on sales
  • Council supports exhibitors with installation and promotions
  • Exhibitions are published in Council's printed 2017 ELCG Exhibition Program(PDF, 604KB)

ELCG Location

Eltham Library
Panther Place, Eltham  


Monday-Thursday 10am-8.30pm 
Friday-Saturday 10am-5pm   
Sunday 1pm-5pm
Closed public holidays  

For information contact Sarah Hammond, Project Officer Arts & Cultural Development on 9433 3175 or

Courthouse Poetry Readings

An open mic forum featuring poetry readings by poets and performers from Melbourne and beyond.


Third Thursday of every month from February to November, 7.30pm for an 8pm start


$5 entry includes tea, coffee, wine, biscuits and a ticket in the door prize draw


Eltham Courthouse
728 Main Road, Eltham

For information contact Helen Lucas, Courthouse Poetry Convenor on 0438 339 732