Burrinja’s function and purpose are built on a multi-element vision and program across diverse art forms and cultural activities. The centre is a cultural hub for the Dandenong Ranges that supports existing and enables the development of new, experiential and distinctive arts practice, providing outcomes that contribute to the cultural vibrancy of the region.
The centre encompasses multiple gallery spaces and artists’ studios, a world-class collection of Indigenous and oceanic art, 400 seat theatre, black box space, kids ‘stay and play’ art activities, rehearsal, making and meeting spaces, community cultural development projects, museum collection management, Indigenous cultural garden, sensory garden, pop up garden and foyer bar pre-show.
Open Tuesday to Saturday Burrinja is fabulous place to experience great art; from theatre to exhibitions and studios.
Please note from from May 2019 to May 2020 - the Gallery, Studios and Cafe spaces will be undergo an internal redevelopment an will not be available to the public.