Nookee Café

Sponsor of an Adults Commended Award.

Nookee is a small coffee bar that delivers a big taste. Barista served coffee for a quick take away or to have at the bar. We also serve awesome toasties with a difference for a quick bite. Fantastic Petit Fours as part of our Cafe Gourmand for the sweet tooth. We want to bring a little French flavour to the mountains.


Bill Pell

Sponsor of an Adults Highly Commended Award.

Thank you to Bill Pell for continued support of our Annual Art Exhibition!


Emerald Custom Framing

Sponsor of the NextGen Highly Commended Awards.

Printnframe is owned & operated by Emerald Custom Framing. offers professional quality online picture framing, canvas printing, photo printing and much more at Australia’s most competitive online prices.

With over 25 years experience, Emerald Custom Framing offers quality custom picture framing & giclee photo/fine art printing to suit all tastes & budget. With a focus on conservation & design, our experienced team can offer advice on all aspects of art preservation, creative framing design & digital printing, ensuring that your precious keepsake not only looks good, but is preserved for future generations to enjoy.

We stock a wide range of framed & unframed art prints in our gallery, and also offer a wide format printing service, so you can create your own unique giclee print on photo paper, watercolour paper or canvas. Our high quality canvas prints are printed on 100% cotton canvas using Epson Ultrachrome HDR pigmented inks for superior vibrancy & longevity. We use only premium kiln dried pine stretchers and all prints are finished with a UV filtering varnish.


Rotary Club of Emerald

Sponsor of the NextGen Under 20 Award.

Working together to create positive change in the wellbeing of our community and beyond. The Rotary Club of Emerald & District is one of 34,000 clubs world-wide. Members enjoy the friendships and opportunities that being a part of a global Community Service Organisation brings.

If you are interested in joining our Club, or attending a meeting as a guest or as a Visiting Rotarian – please phone a Club Representative on 0408 769 491 or email


Bendigo Bank

Sponsor of the Adults Highly Commended and Commended Awards.

We are very pleased that the Community Bank Cockatoo (part of Bendigo Bank) have come on board as Sponsors of the 2021 Art Exhibition. Their support is with thanks to their customers so if you are in the market for a new Home Loan, Personal Loan, Business Loan, Equipment Finance or need to review your insurance please consider making your appointment with Bruce and mention that the Emerald Art Society sent you at your appointment.

Ph: (03) 5968 8831


Annual Art Exhibition 2021 – open for entries!

EAS Annual Art Exhibition. Cup Weekend 2021. Open for Entries now until October 14th!CALLING ALL ARTISTS! The Emerald Arts Society Annual Art Exhibition will be held 30 Oct – 1 Nov 2021 (Cup Weekend). There is over $4000 in Prizes to be won!

Best in Show Awards for: Adults ($1000) and NextGen Awards for Under 20, Under 15 and Under 10 years ($400 each). Plus prizes for best artworks in the categories of Oil/Acrylics, Watercolour, Photography, Printmaking, Drawing, Pastels, and Other Media!

The exhibition will be hosted in our venue if we can, or will be made available online if COVID restrictions are in place at the time.

Entries close 14th October 2021!

Thanks to our Major Sponsor: The Cardinia Shire

If you would like to enter the exhibition you need to become a member of the Emerald Arts Society. For just $35 membership fee ($50 for a family) you are eligible to enter the exhibition. Membership and Entry forms are available online.

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Images from previous exhibitions…