Plein Air Down Under – Outdoor Painting Festival

Festivals and Celebrations

26 Sep 2020 to 28 Sep 2020 Annual Event

The Plein Air Down Under – Outdoor Painting Festival celebrates everything to do with painting with a focus on outdoor and evening paint-outs. The event presents feature artists, awards and prizes, workshops, youth involvement, demonstrations and an exhibition of plein air paintings.

There will be time for artists to explore and paint in other areas, with additional pre-festival workshops and activities – all designed to celebrate the art of painting outdoors.

Plein air painting is a French expression meaning “in the open air” and refers to the act of painting outdoors. The artist’s subject is in full view, with no photographic reference. It allows the artist to paint a moment in real time. Plein air artists capture the spirit and essence of a landscape or subject by incorporating natural light, colour and movement.


Adult to paint

Event Dates

Annual Event

26 Sep 2020 to 28 Sep 2020

Nearby Accommodation

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Mandurah Quay Resort, Mandurah, Western Australia

Mandurah Quay Resort

Erskine, Mandurah

The Sebel, Mandurah, Western Australia

The Sebel Mandurah


Family Friendly Facilities

Mandurah Caravan and Tourist Park

Furnissdale, Murray

MANDURAH on the TERRACE, Mandurah, Western Australia

Mandurah on the Terrace


Waterfront Holiday Rental, South Yunderup, Western Australia

Waterfront Holiday Rental

South Yunderup, Murray

Mandurah Ocean Marina Chalets, Mandurah, Western Australia

Mandurah Ocean Marina Chalets


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