2019 HSB Opening

Registration for the opening of the 2019 Heysen Sculpture Biennial on Sunday 24 February.


When: Grounds are open from 10am until 8pm with the opening preparations at 5pm, official formalities at 6pm, Sunday 24 February.

Where: The Cedars, 68 Heysen Road, Hahndorf, South Australia.

Cost: There is no charge to visit the exhibition on Sunday 24 February when admission to The Cedars is free. On other days an admission charge to The Cedars of $7.50 applies for adults, and free for chldren under 14. Pay at the Shop. The Heysen Sculpture Biennial does not receive any funding from admission charges to The Cedars. Gold coin donations supporting the 2019HSB are welcomed.

Catalogue: A printed colour catalogue of the exhibition is available for sale at the Shop for $7.50. Use the voting slip inside the catalogue to select your favourite sculpture for the $1000 People's Choice award.

Accessibility: Certain areas of the grounds are steep and the dirt paths are unpaved. Please call the Shop for more details: (08) 8388-7277.

What to bring: Some seating is available, but we suggest you bring a rug or folding chair if you can. If it's a hot afternoon then an umbrella might also be be useful for shade. Hats and sunscreen are highly recommended, and comfortable walking shoes are suggested.

Food and drink: Complimentary nibbles and beverages are available on site during the Opening event.

Other: Access to grounds of The Cedars, and the Nora Heysen Studio, is free for the opening. Admission charges apply during other visits.

Fire danger: In the case of Extreme or Catastrophic Fire Warnings for the Hahndorf region the Opening will be postponed. If we can contact you by email we will, otherwise please check the website for news.

Photography: You are welcome to photograph the artworks in the Grounds for personal, non-commercial use only. Photography inside the Nora Heysen Studio is not allowed.

Please register so we know how many people are coming. If you need to register more than one person select Register (Group) below, otherwise click Register (Individual).

See you there!

Event Properties

Event Date 24-02-2019
Location The Cedars

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