Riddoch Art Gallery

Riddoch Art Gallery is South Australia's largest and oldest regional gallery. Composing of three galleries hosting a variety of exhibitions to appeal to a broad range of the community and the travelling public. Students and researchers also regularly use the permanent collection of some two thousand artworks for individual study.

The Main Gallery and Margaret Scott Galleries feature significant exhibitions curated from the collection, or major touring exhibitions from national cultural institutions such as the National Gallery of Australia, the Australian War Memorial and the Art Gallery of South Australia.

The Cathleen Edkins Community Gallery hosts exhibitions featuring the work of regional and emerging artists, as well as displays from community groups and local schools.

There is also a Gallery Gift Shop where you can purchase handmade arts and crafts as well as novelty gift items.

Current Exhibitions:

Opening Friday 17 November at 6pm

Main Gallery & Margaret Scott Gallery: The Patient. Curated by Bec Dean

The Patient exhibition

The Patient examines the embodied experience of the artist as medical patient and the medical patient as living subject in contemporary art.

Ingrid Bachmann; Guy Ben-Ary with Nathan Thompson, Andrew Fitch, Douglas Bakkum, Stuart Hodgetts, Mike Edel; John A Douglas; Bob Flanagan & Sheree Rose; Brenton Heath-Kerr; Carol Jerrems; Eugenie Lee; David McDiarmid; ORLAN; Helen Pynor; Jo Spence; Tim Wainwright & John Wynne.

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Cathleen Edkins Gallery: Future - Future? by Keith Armstrong

Future Future exhibition

This project builds strongly on Keith Armstrong’s long history of work at the intersection of media arts practice and socially and ecologically engaged practices.

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Events Calendar


Monday  to Friday 10 am – 5 pm
Saturday & Sunday 10 am – 3 pm and most public holidays


Riddoch Art Gallery at the Main Corner
1 Bay Road,  Mount Gambier South Australia
(Corner of Bay Road (Riddoch Highway) and Commercial Street East)

PO Box 56, Mount Gambier SA 5290


Phone (08) 8721 2563

Email:  riddoch@mountgambier.sa.gov.au

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