Transforming young lives through creativity

Programs & Events

Connecting children and young people to the arts across South Australia.


Opportunities for young South Australian artists and arts organisations working with children and young people.

Hire Me

Rehearsal, performance and exhibition spaces. Venue hire for events.


Partnering with South Australian organisations.

Carclew is South Australia's largest multi-art form and cultural organisation dedicated to artistic outcomes by and for people aged 26 and under.

Children in classroom use string to understand shapes

Creativity in Schools

Creative participation is proving to have far reaching positive outcomes, including improving general capabilities in literacy, numeracy, personal and social skills, and critical and creative thinking.

Four children in the Pom Pom studio in front of painted sheets

Creativity for Children

Creativity is core to a community’s resilience. When families and communities are engaged in art and creativity young people grow as creative thinkers, developing persistence and motivation, and the skills to collaborate and confidently navigate their future.

Henry Thong filming

Creativity in Careers

Carclew provides funding and professional development programs to support emerging artists to become established professionals in their creative endeavour.

Four members of the ExpressWay Arts Crew of 2021 sit on a wall

Creativity for Youth

We recognise the value of collaboration and develop local partnerships to deliver culturally relevant programs that respond to the community.

What's happening at Carclew

Carclew House Main Gates

Carclew is an institution with a very special place in South Australia’s arts community.

Led by highly skilled industry professionals, Carclew is making a difference to creative learning experiences for South Australian students and teachers. The partnerships that we are building together are enhancing learning across many of our South Australian schools.

The Hon John Gardner Minister for Education