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Application Process

New members are always welcome!

Once your application is received, it will be presented at the next monthly meeting to be voted on by members present at the meeting. Once the application has been accepted you will be notified by mail of your success, with a letter formally welcoming you to the Society. You will also receive an information sheet outlining everything about the club.

Membership Fees

A once off fee of $10 for affiliation to the Royal Queensland Art Society Inc has to be paid along with $40 for the current Annual Subscription. This makes a total of $50 for new members. Each year the Annual Subscription becomes due and payable in July.


The Society meets every month except December and January when we are in recess. They are scheduled for every second Friday of the month at 1.00 pm in the clubrooms. All members are welcome and encouraged to have input into the running of our club.

Benefits of Membership

As well as the use of the Clubroom and its facilities, members also receive a range of other benefits which include:-


Members can exhibit their work for sale in our Annual Exhibition held each year in October in the Walter Reid Gallery, in the Upstairs Gallery and at the annual Rockhampton Show.

Paint Outs

These are held the last Sunday each month. Watch newsletter for details.

Tuesday Morning Drawing Experience

The Tuesday morning drawing experience will be starting again on for people interested in drawing.

Wednesday Night Art

Wild Wednesday continues each Wednesday evening. If you want more information then contact Annette on 0431801544 or simply come to the clubroom at 6:00pm on a Wednesday.

Friday Morning Group

Members receive a reduced fee for the artist assisted group. Local artist Coral Morris is there to assist where needed.


Members receive advanced notice as well as reduced prices on all the workshops offered by the Society.


Members support and encourage each other, forming long lasting friendships based on a common interest. You may find a painting companion, travel companion and new best friend!

Postal Membership Application

Download the membership application form, fill out, then post to: RQAS Secretary, PO Box 5097, Red Hill 4701.

Online Membership Application