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Creative Arts Fund

The Creative Arts Fund will encourage projects and provide opportunities that make a positive contribution to the City and demonstrate consistency with outcomes from Council's Strategic Plan with a particular focus on the following key goals:

  • Supporting community events and programs that bring people together, encourage interaction and promote a sense of community.
  • Providing services, programs and facilities for the community to participate in a broad range of arts and cultural activities.
  • Celebrating our cultural diversity.
  • A city brought to life with public art.

Projects may focus on, but are not limited to, performing and visual arts, literature, film, design, multimedia, history and heritage and their expression through public debate, festivals, exhibitions, performances and public celebrations.

Please refer to the program guidelines for further information, including:

  • Types of projects eligible for funding under the program,
  • What is not eligible for funding under the program,
  • Who can apply for the funding, and
  • Payment conditions of grants.

For further information contact (08) 8721 2555 or email