Drawings of colourful kookaburras
Colourful kookaburras from grade 2 students Jayden and Sesi, Newstead's Australian Art Exhbition

There is a strong focus on the arts, both visual and performing. The arts program emphasises self-expression as well as skill development, appreciation and presentation. Newstead is well known for its community of artists who are encouraged to engage with the school.