Our accredited TYTO Information and Wetlands Centre has a fantastic array of interpretive displays where visitors can push buttons, press screens, play games and generally have a great time all while learning about the environment and the beautiful Hinchinbrook region.
Events @ TYTO
TYTO plays host to a variety of events, workshops and activities throughout the year, many free to enjoy – go to events tab to find the latest information or like visitTYTO on facebook to ensure you don't miss out on the latest announcements.
A NEW FACE FOR TYTO!
TYTO introduces a new public face to ensure nobody misses out on all the fantastic events, activities, workshops, ongoing services and resources offered to shire residents and visitors. You can now stay in touch with TYTO Regional Art Gallery, TYTO Information and Wetland Centre, TYTO Wetlands, Hinchinbrook Shire Library, the TYTO Conference Centre and What's on at TYTO on one page. Like us, Share us, Love us and make sure your friends, relatives, visitors and everyone in between join the fun at TYTO. visitTYTO and while away an hour or a day!
Handmade in Hinchinbrook Marketplace @ TYTO Piazza
First Saturday of the month from 1.00pm to 4.00pm
Enjoy an afternoon wandering through this collective, showcasing original works by local artisans and craft enthusiasts. Chat to artists, watch demonstrations, enjoy live music, take part in mini workshops and purchase unique gifts or keepsakes. This marketplace will continue on the first Saturday of each month April through to October.
If you would like to be a stallholder at the Marketplace we are always looking to support our local artists please direct all enquiries to Connor Dunne, Gallery Assistant on 4776 4725 or click here to send an email to TYTO Regional Art Gallery.
TYTO Regional Art Gallery - On Show
The TYTO Regional Art Gallery is open Monday to Friday (9.30am to 5.00pm) and Saturday (9.00am to 12.00pm).
For all enquiries please contact Connor Dunne, Gallery Assistant on 4776 4725.
9 August to 6 September
36th Hinchinbrook Art Awards
The annual Hinchinbrook Art Awards attracts a diverse mix of submissions from artists throughout Queensland; over 150 artworks will grace the John Coburn Gallery in 2014 offering a selection of 2D works as well as a wonderful assortment of sculptural and ceramic pieces. With key sections for painting, drawing, abstract, photography, sculpture, ceramics; the ensuing exhibition has something everybody can appreciate and is one of the regions most renowned displays.
Exhibition opening from 6.00pm Friday 8 August, entry is free and all are welcome.
TYTO Information and Wetlands Centre
Corner of Bruce Hwy and Cooper Street Ingham
Driving from the south: Approaching Ingham, turn into Cooper Street, ample parking at the Award-winning TYTO Wetlands Information Centre. Alternatively, plenty of parking in Macrossan Avenue.
Contact: 4776 4792