Creative Australia (formerly the Australia Council for the Arts) offers multiple funding opportunities

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'Circle' Exhibition, Sevenmarks Gallery, Kiama 2022, Photo Cesar Cueva
Creative Australia

Creative Australia

Arts Projects for Individuals and Groups

This program funds a range of activities that deliver benefits to the art sector and wider public, including national and international audiences and communities.

Grants are available from $10,000 to $50,000. Supported activities must not last longer than two years from the proposed start date.

Contemporary Music Touring Program

The Contemporary Music Touring Program (CMTP) supports national touring activity undertaken by Australian musicians performing original contemporary music.

The tour must comprise  performances in at least three venues or locations outside of the performer’s hometown. Tours that include regional and remote destinations, or which assist performers residing in regional and remote areas to tour, are a priority for funding.

Grants are available from $5,000 to $50,000, depending on the number of tour venues or locations in regional or remote areas.

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