Roma's annual Easter festival

Roma Queensland Australia

13th - 18th April 2017








Roma Easter in the Country Art Show on again in 2017!

Calling ALL Local and Regional Artists!

We want your Art!

It has been several years since the Maranoa Artists Inc. have hosted the Roma Easter in the Country Art Show but we are pleased to announce that the Art Show will be running again this year!

The Art Show was  run by the local art group and was not only an iconic event, but one of the features of the four day festival for over thirty years.  A rich diversity of creative styles, talent and media, attracted large and appreciative crowds.

The Maranoa Artists Inc are pleased to announce that they will be hosting the Roma Easter in the Country Art Show this year.  Excitingly, the Art Show will be run in conjunction with the Maranoa on Bungil Gallery Committee who are having an exhibition over the same weekend.  In addition there will be displays and works for sale by the Roma Potters Group, The Roma Ceramic Group, The Roma Silversmiths, The Men's Shed and The Roma Quilters Group. It is going to be a full on "Art Experience"!

Guest Artist and Judge for the Art Show is ex-Roma personality - Noel Miller.  Based in Brisbane, Noel Miller is an artist and tutor with wide experience, particularly in the areas of landscape painting, mixed media on canvas, print making & drawing.  He has been a finalist in the Norvill Prize, Blake Prize, Jacaranda Drawing Award and Kedumba Drawing Award and a winner of the Warwick Prize.  Since 2002, he has held 18 solo exhibitions as well as numerous group shows.  
Noel has been an artist in residence in Queensland and Sweden, guest lecturer on painting and photographing the landscape (in the Antarctic) He spent six summers lecturing, painting and drawing  on a cruise ship in the Antarctic. He has also spent five years taking groups of people to paint en plein air in outback Australia and has taught multi media in a number of regional settings. 

Further information, including entry details and nomination forms can be obtained by contacting Tabitha Thomas (event co-ordinator) on 0457 588 297 or

Entry Invite