The National Cartoon Gallery

Known as the spiritual home of cartooning in Australia, The National Cartoon Gallery @The Bunker in Coffs Harbour is the only gallery of its kind. Our entertaining and thought provoking exhibitions change regularly, as well as workshops, movie nights, performances and other special events for children and adults. You're bound to find something to make you smile at the bunker!

..and with a multi-million dollar renovation underway we encourage you to watch this space!

So come on, why don’t you...join us for a good laugh!

Upcoming Exhibitions & Events

Temporary Closure

Unfortunately due to the new rules and recommendations related to COVID-19 the gallery will be closed temporarily. All events for the month of March and April have been cancelled. This includes: Opening night- Doin' it for the kids, Performance - Irish Joe Lynch, April School Holiday workshops. Due to the uncertainty around the progression of the virus we are unable to predict when we will reopen therefore there is uncertainty around the proceedings with the following exhibitions: Captain Fantastic may be extended until the 31st May. Doin' it for the kids may be postponed until early December. At this stage we hope to reopen with the new exhibition and opening night of Toons for wildlife on the 5th June. Please keep an eye on the website and social pages for updates and feel free to get in touch via email: Shelley Margaret ...and please... help support your community and the...


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

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Venue Hire

The National 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 Gallery

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

Joining is simple and rewards you with many advantages.

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