Rachelle Dusting (b.1991) graduated with a Bachelor in Fine Arts Degree (Hon) in 2012 and a Graduate Certificate for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education in 2021. Her studio is based at Goolugatup Heathcote where she works on commissions, exhibition projects and teaches oil painting classes. Dusting’s works span from realistic oil painting to large-scale public artworks. Dusting has participated in multiple art prizes including the Kilgour Prize 2021 and the Kennedy Prize 2023. She is currently on the Mandorla Art Award committee in the role of secretary. Dusting’s vision is to make a greater contribution towards Australia’s creative culture and uplift the art community.
Goolugatup's five heritage buildings accommodate dozens of professional artists, not-for-profits, and creative small businesses.
Goolugatup Heathcote is located on the shores of the Derbal Yerrigan, in the suburb of Applecross, just south of the centre of Boorloo Perth, WA. It is 10 minute drive from the CBD, the closest train station is Canning Bridge, and the closest bus route the 148.58 Duncraig Rd, Applecross, Boorloo (Perth), Western AustraliaAccessibility and amenities
The Gallery is open 10-4 daily, and closed public holidays. The grounds are open 24/7.