Drawing Group Picture by Kelsie June 2021 permission given to use online 4 crop

Join Art Teacher Jenette for the Ballarat East Neighbourhood House Monday Drawing Group

REGISTER NOW: Term 1, 2023

Come along each week and work on art projects guided by Art Teacher, Jenette. Please bring along your own art supplies, food and drink. The wonderful A Pot of Courage Cafe at Barkly Square is usually open until 2.30 pm on Mondays.

Past Projects

See some of the beautiful artwork produced by the Drawing Group.


Drawing Group is scheduled to meet in the Ballarat East Neighbourhood House Community Room at Barkly Square, 25-39 Barkly Street, Ballarat East, on these Mondays in 2023 from 1.00 pm - 3.00 pm:

Term 1, 2023 - 9 sessions: Monday 30 January - Monday 3 April (excluding Monday 13 March - Labour Day Public Holiday) ($80 upfront, valued at $90) REGISTER NOW FOR TERM 1, 2023

Term 2, 2023 - 8 sessions: Monday 24 April -Monday 19 June (excluding Monday 12 June - King's Birthday Public Holiday) ($70 upfront, valued at $80)

Term 3, 2023 - 10 sessions: Monday 10 July - Monday 11 September ($90 upfront, valued at $100)

Term 4, 2023 - 11 sessions: Monday 2 October - Monday 11 December ($100 upfront, valued at $110)

Cost and Registration

Drawing Group costs $10 per person per session. Limited to 10 people. To secure your spot each, we recommend that you pay upfront. REGISTER NOW FOR TERM 1, 2023

If you would like to pay week-by-week, please bring cash on the day. If possible, please bring the correct change to minimise money handling. The Ballarat East Neighbourhood House staff office is closed on Mondays, so there is no option for online payment on Mondays.

New participants will be asked to complete a paper registration form in their first class to record their acknowledgement of the Activity Terms and Conditions.

If you have any questions, please contact the Ballarat East Neighbourhood House team. We are available during school term, 9.00 am - 5.00 pm Tuesdays to Fridays. For Term 1, 2023, we will be available from Tuesday 17 January. 

Location & getting there

Drawing Group is held in the Ballarat East Neighbourhood House Community Room at Barkly Square, 25-39 Barkly Street, Ballarat East. Access to the Community Room will be available from 5 minutes before the Drawing Group starts. 

Walking: The entrance for the wonderful A Pot of Courage cafe is located inside of Barkly Square at 25-39 Barkly Street, Ballarat East. Follow the A Pot of Courage signs. Come in past the cafe and head to the end of the hallway, past the community area to the Ballarat East Neighbourhood House Community Room.
Driving: You can park on Barkly Street, or behind the building in the car park or on the street along Princes Street North. You can access Princes Street North from Eureka Street or Barkly Street.
Bus: There is a bus stop close to Barkly Square: Route 20, near the corner of Barkly Street and Main Road.
Bicycle: There is bike parking available at Barkly Square.

Public toilets are available within Barkly Square.

View the Accessibility Map of Barkly Square.

Conditions of participation

  • Please read the Ballarat East Neighbourhood House Activity Terms and Conditions. You will be asked to agree to these upon registration for this class.
  • All participants in Ballarat East Neighbourhood House activities must follow the current Statewide COVID-Safe principles.
  • If you are feeling unwell and/or have cold/flu symptoms please do not come to the activity.
  • Please sanitise your hands upon entry to and exit from Barkly Square. Hand sanitiser will be available.
  • Keep at least 1.5 metres from other people in the activity.
  • Bring your own drink bottle. A Pot of Courage cafe at Barkly Square is usually open until 2.30 pm if you would like to purchase hot drinks and food.
  • Arrive 5-10 minutes before the activity starts to allow time to complete any paperwork.
  • If you have any injuries or issues which may affect your ability to partipate fully in the activity, please arrive early and discuss with your teacher.
  • Turn off your phone/digital devices and store your possessions in the room.
  • A maximum of 10 participants will be able to take part in each session of this activity.
  • Tickets are not transferable.


Please call Ballarat East Neighbourhood House on 0422 612 052 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. If you are having trouble registering or paying for this activity, we are very happy to find a solution that will work as we want everyone interested to be able to participate.