The Butter Factory Arts Centre is a community centre operated by the local council which hosts exhibitions, workshops and a range of events.
Located in the Noosa hinterland at Cooroy, this centre is an activity hub in the Sunshine Coast region with thousands of visitors visiting all throughout the year.
Butter Factory Arts Centre – Cooroy, Sunshine Coast
The venue is a converted old butter factory that was built in 1930. The butter factory closed in 1975 and was purchased by Noosa Council for use as a community centre in 1991. With new exhibitions opening every four to six weeks, the Butter Factory also regularly features solo exhibitions and curated group exhibitions.
The Butter Factory assists artists in bringing their works to a wide audience and often hosts exhibitions for new and emerging artists, as well as those who are more established. You will often find a range of artworks inside the Butter Factory including paintings, sculptures and pottery.
The Butter Factory also has an onsite potter studio which offers workshops throughout the week including: Lessons about handbuilding, wheelwork and children’s classes.
So come down to the Butter Factory and browse through the current exhibitions. If you are looking for accommodation on the Sunshine Coast, click on the link below to find the best deals.