Gapuwiyak Culture and Arts

Lot 131 Marrangu Street, Gapuwiyak, NT, 0880
Gapuwiyak Culture and Arts was incorporated in 2009, and is owned by their Yolŋu members, with a Yolŋu Board, employing an Art Centre Manager and Arts Workers. Gapuwiyak Culture and Arts supports over one hundred artists from Gapuwiyak and surrounding homelands. The Art Centre assists artists to collect and prepare materials, make high quality art, explore ideas, develop knowledge and skills, exhibit, market and sell their work. They also run tourism and cultural programs, with the Art Centre providing a great place to meet, relax, enjoy a coffee and learn about Yolŋu culture and art, with the artists.

Our Artists

Policies

Shipping policy

Domestic Shipping Policy – Artwork price includes shipping within Australia. Larger artworks (100 cm +) are sent via Startrack and tracking numbers are provided. Due to our remote location, Startrack freight is delivered to Nhulunbuy for on forwarding once a week. If there is a significant delay in shipment of your order, we will contact you via email or telephone. Delivery delays can  occasionally occur.

Smaller items are sent via registered Australia Post.

Please allow 3-5 days for artworks to be processed and packed. Delivery with Startrack and Australia Post takes approximately 7-10 working days.

International purchases are sent via UPS or Australia Post and may incur additional cost.

All barks are sold with an aluminium framing system ready to be hung. Larrakitj and carvings will not include stands or supports for display, please email contact@gapuwiyak.com.au or leave a message in your sale for more information on the manufacture of Larrakitj and sculpture stands or supports. All canvases are delivered rolled and in a tube and do not include a stretcher frame. Works on paper are unframed.

Refund policy

Cancellation / Return / Exchange Policy

Refunds will be considered on a case-by-case basis. All artworks are insured and should damage occur in transit the customer will be offered the options to repair, exchange or refund the work.

In the case of damage the art centre will arrange the pick up and return of the work.

Return policy

  • Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair takes no responsibility for the cancellation, return or exchange of any purchases made at the 2021 online Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair. All cancellations, returns or exchange requests must be directed to the Art Centre/Vendor where the purchase was made.
  • Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair takes no responsibility for any or items that appeared different to what was depicted on the 2021 online Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair website