Imagine a gallery
devoted to cartoons
and all things cartooning

The National Cartoon Gallery @The Bunker in Coffs Harbour is just such a place.

Its aim is to promote the art of cartooning, and exhibit and preserve Australia's cartooning history for future generations.

There's always something new to see at the Gallery.

Our entertaining and thought-provoking exhibitions change regularly, as well as workshops for children and adults.

Upcoming events & exhibitions

Grant Funding Success

The National Cartoon Gallery will soon be educating and entertaining locals, artists and tourists with double the number of historical storeys, thanks to funding through the NSW Government’s $100 million Regional Growth Fund. This will bring the Gallery to a whole new level (pun intended!) and make it one of the city’s major tourist and cultural attractions. Once completed, it will double the exhibition space as well as providing a café, commercial kitchen, community art room, and small cinema. Member for Coffs Harbour, Andrew Fraser and Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW, John Barilaro announced $2.6 million in funding to add a second level to the Gallery, currently housed in a World War II bunker. The expansion design, which will resemble a WWII Nissen Hut, will provide space to showcase a permanent display of Australian history as seen through the eyes of cartoonists during the past 118 years, and...


Ever wanted to be a cartoonist and thought you couldn’t?
The Bunker Cartoon Gallery’s School of Cartooning is for you, with cartooning workshops for adults and children.

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Venue Hire

The Bunker Cartoon Gallery is available for hire and ensures your presentation, corporate function or private event is memorable.
We love to host corporate functions, birthday parties, film nights, musical acts and even weddings.

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for Hire

Our cartoons, fully framed and ready to hang, love to travel.
You can book an exhibition for your venue (hotels, motels, schools, corporate offices, council chambers, galleries, etc).

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Friends of
the Bunker

Want FREE entry to almost all our exhibitions? For a small fee, you can become a Friend of the Bunker.

Joining is simple and rewards you with many advantages.

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