We're inspired by nature...

Southern Forest Arts is an award-winning 'not for profit' cultural organisation based in the small Western Australian town of Northcliffe.

We are inspired by the diverse beauty of the ancient forests that surround us, and the ingenuity and character of the individuals and community that live beneath the canopy.

We explore, celebrate and promote our local identity with imagination and heart through three main activities:

We also host occasional skill development workshops and other art related events.

Latest News

Ian Dowling Represented in Understory

South West artist Ian Dowling has contributed a sculptural work to Understory Art and Nature. Thanks to Ian's work and the recent contribution of multiple artworks by Bridgetown artist Kim Perrier, Understory is buzzing with fresh creativity. It's well worth a visit, whether or not you've been before. Ian working on the installation in February 2017.