Expressions of interest Wagga Wagga Airport

Expressions of Interest are now being sought for innovative and artwork(s) at Wagga Wagga Regional Airport.

Applications are being called for the following locations:

Zone 1 –Wagga Wagga Regional Airport Car Park, Building, Façade & Signage.
Budget- $72 000

Zone 2 – Inside Wagga Wagga Regional Terminal
Budget- $90 000

Expressions of Interest close 4pm Thursday 7th February 2013. 

For project description and requirements, please download the relevant brief.

Zone 1 Brief

Zone 2 Brief

It is advised also to read the General Conditions for the Supply of Service.

For any queries please contact Tracie Miller 1300 292 442 or council@wagga.nsw.gov.au


Site specific project(s) located within the Wagga Wagga Airport carpark, building facade and signage. Project budget includes all costs including artist fees, consumables, certification and compliance costs.


This is an open request for expressions of interest from artists. The intention is that from the responses received, the Advisory Panel (PAAP) will choose a shortlist of 3-5 artists. The shortlisted artists will be paid a nominal fee of $1000 to submit a full proposal to PAAP. The proposal will describe the work of art and confirm the timeline and budget for its execution.

The successful artist will be required to enter into a design and construction contract with Wagga Wagga City Council (WWCC) for the project.


The aim of the EOI process is to enable the selection panel to assess the following items:

  • The artist‟s genre, originality and general inventiveness as evidenced by previous works and commissions
  • The artist‟s ability to complete the work within time and budget


The EOI submission must include:

  • The artist or group of artists CVs
  • References
  • Examples of previous works (maximum 10 images, with appropriate captions)
  • design philosophy
  • Ability to meet the project timeframe

The EOI is to be no more than 10 pages, submitted either:

  • Electronically
  • 3 hard copies and 1 electronic copy (USB stick or CD)

Expression of interest shall be forwarded to Edwina Marks, Manager, Community mar

Email: council@wagga.nsw.gov.au
Post:  Wagga Wagga City Council
PO Box 20
Wagga Wagga NSW 2650
Ph: 1300 292 442


  • The responsibilities of the shortlisted applicant include:
  • To attend on onsite inspection with a representative of the PAAP, WWCC, the
  • Airport Manager and any relevant authorities as pertains to individual proposals (i.e – Traffic).
  • Within the time frame allocated, to further refine and develop initial concept.
  • To attend a meeting of the Wagga Wagga Public Art Panel to present their final submission.
  • Any associated costs associated with these responsibilities must be budgeted for within the shortlisted applicant‟s fee


A budget of $72 000 (excl GST) has been allocated for the commission of stage two, the Terminal. All materials costs, artist‟s fees, insurances, labour and cost of installation are to be covered by the budget.

(NOTE: – This commission will be for a total of $72 000.  This does not include any of the other zones identified on page one of this document.)


The Expressions of Interest (EOI) period opens 13 December 2012 and closes at 4pm on Thursday 7 th February 2013.

Web: http://www.wagga.nsw.gov.au/city-of-wagga-wagga/community/cultural-development/public-art/public-art-eoi-airport

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