Regional and Remote Festivals Fund

The Regional and Remote Festivals Fund supports arts and cultural activity at regional and remote festivals in Western Australia.

This grant program has been placed on hold due to COVID-19 and will be reinstated at the earliest opportunity.

Funding delivered through the Regional and Remote Festivals Fund is intended to: 

  • increase arts and cultural activity in regional and remote WA
  • provide employment opportunities for regional and remote communities
  • contribute to tourism growth in regional and remote WA
  • provide opportunities for regional and remote communities to participate in arts and cultural activity in their towns and communities
  • enable local communities to make decisions about their arts and cultural needs.

Eligibility

  • WA arts groups, organisations or individual artists
  • WA regional local government authorities
  • WA Aboriginal communities
  • WA Regional Development Commissions.

Any of the above can be the primary applicant; however, it is recommended the application is prepared and submitted by the party taking the lead on the project. If successful, this primary applicant will be issued with the contract will be responsible for receiving payment and acquitting the grant.

Guidelines

Refer to the guidelines for more information before applying.

Regional and Remote Festivals Fund guidelines

Funding overview

Closed

Who can apply

Amount available

  • Regional and Remote Festivals Fund: Up to $50,000

Funding rounds

Round Open Draft review Close Project start/event dates Category
July 2020 09:00 AM 28 Jul 2020 To be advised 04:00 PM 10 Sep 2020 1 Jan 2021 Regional and Remote Festivals Fund
September 2019 09:00 AM 17 Sep 2019 04:00 PM 22 Oct 2019 04:00 PM 31 Oct 2019 1 Mar 2020 Regional and Remote Festivals Fund
Page reviewed 01 July 2020