GAF is an arts and heritage, not for profit, charity serving the Hamble River valley.

Visual Arts

Sculpture Class

GAF Organises Art Exhibitions, Talks and Workshops.


Pirates of Penzance

Performances of national and local artists as well as presenting its own operatic productions


Old Bursledon

In addition to preserving the Grade II listed GAF Centre, GAF runs Heritage talks and exhibitions as well as maintaining a local heritage photographic archive


Coffee Mornings

GAF is located in the village of Old Bursledon and runs a range of activities for the community to help boost social inclusion, stimulate minds and artistry, offer volunteering opportunities and teach new skills. 

News and Forthcoming Events

Plant Sale

We are holding the annual Plant Sale on-line from
Saturday 8th May to Sunday 16th May.
There is an exciting, colourful, online catalogue, from which you can order. (Download)
Just browse our catalogue and you will be TEMPTED to buy.  THEN when you look at our prices you will be unable RESIST…….Orders will be taken from 10am on Saturday 8th May and from 10am every day until 16th May 

Now that lockdown restrictions are easing GAF is able to start  holding some Covid secure events.

Craft Group

With lockdown restrictions ending, the Craft Group is starting up. The first meeting will be  in person in the Courtyard of the GAF Centre on 3rd June 2021.