Everchanging, exciting contemporary artspace

Good Egg Gallery

Nestled in the lush landscapes of Samford Valley, The Good Egg Gallery shines as a beacon of creativity and community spirit in the Moreton Bay region. No longer bound by the confines of mobility, this dynamic exhibition space has found its permanent nest, welcoming artists, locals, and visitors alike to experience the vibrant pulse of the local creative community.

Owned and passionately curated by Deb Pettigrew, an artist with a heart as big as her canvas, The Good Egg Gallery is more than just a gallery‚ÄĒit’s a celebration of artistic expression in its most diverse forms. From the bold strokes of oil and acrylic to the delicate lines of graphite and the vibrant splash of inks, Deb and over 20 featured artists, including the remarkable blown glassworks of Noel Hart @noelhartartworks, invite you on a journey through the myriad landscapes of human creativity.


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The Experience

Look at the world through the eyes of an artist:

Art is not just about putting pencil to paper or brush to canvas. Art is a way of seeing the world, a way of expression, and sometimes a need

Art can be exciting, empowering, and an expression of love. But most of all, it is an extension of the artist themselves.

Most of us know the feeling of being moved by a work of art, whether it is a song, a play, a poem, a novel, a painting. When you find a connection to an art piece, a memory is triggered, an emotion or a feeling.

Now take that feeling and imagine it in everything you do; baking a cake, doing your daughters hair, completing that document‚Ķ.. Now your connection with these tasks is real. You want to bake that cake, and do your daughter’s hair, over and over to keep that feeling alive. That is the gift an artist gives through their work.

Now imagine having to give that feeling away, over and over again. It can be empowering, enthralling, and motivating, but also draining. To give a little of yourself with each artwork, the mood you are in, the pain, the love, the excitement. Art is never just a thing.

When you are next overcome with emotion; whether it be pain, excitement, love, or even just happiness, pick up a pen or pencil, and just doodle. Don’t try and draw something in particular. Just scribble, draw shapes, lines, patterns, and just see where it goes. Try again each time you are feeling a different emotion.¬†


345 Mount
Glorious Rd,
Samford Valley


Fri to Sun
10am to 3pm &

NO booking

But the exploration of art doesn’t stop at The Good Egg Gallery. As part of the Tawny Trails, a curated adventure that stitches together the artistic soul of the Dayboro and surrounding areas, several other Creative Locations beckon with their own unique stories and experiences:

  • Woodside Ceramics: Delve into the earthy world of pottery and ceramics with the artisans at Woodside Ceramics, where each piece is a testament to the beauty of handcrafted art. Learn more at Woodside Ceramics.

  • Running Duck Studio: Immerse yourself in the whimsical and emotive artwork at Running Duck Studio, where art is infused with a touch of Aussie humour and a dash of whimsy. Explore further at Running Duck Studio.

  • Robyn Darling Images: Discover the captivating photography of Bobbie Jones at Robyn Darling Images, capturing the essence of Australia’s stunning landscapes and hidden treasures. Visit Robyn Darling Images.

  • Christa’s Art and Gilding: Experience the bold, dramatic, and vibrantly gilded artwork of Christa, where each piece tells a story of emotion and color. Dive into Christa’s Art and Gilding.

  • Dayboro Craft Princess: Unleash your creativity and sustainability ethos with Lisa at Dayboro Craft Princess, where art meets eco-consciousness in the most imaginative ways. Details at Dayboro Craft Princess.

  • Dinkidi Australia: Appreciate the unique blend of fine timbers and colored resin art by the talented duo Diane and Gaetano, bringing a piece of the Australian wilderness into your home. Visit Dinkidi Australia.

  • Dayboro Art Gallery: Explore the cultural heart of Dayboro with a visit to the Dayboro Art Gallery, a hub for over thirty local artists showcasing a wide range of styles and mediums. Discover more at Dayboro Art Gallery.

The Good Egg Gallery

The Good Egg Gallery invites you to experience the joy, diversity, and community of art in a space where every visit is an opportunity to connect with the stories and souls of local artists. Whether you’re seeking inspiration, a piece to call your own, or simply a moment of beauty, The Good Egg Gallery and the Tawny Trails offer a journey into the heart of creativity waiting to be discovered. Join us, and let your artistic adventure begin!