The Gladstone Regional Council Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) is a partnership between the Queensland Government and Gladstone Regional Council to support local arts and culture in regional Queensland.
There are six funding categories:
Local arts and cultural groups and individuals, can apply for funding for specific short-term projects during two rounds each year.
Out-of-Round submissions are available under the Developing Regional Skills category for professional development opportunities that unexpectedly become available out of the normal local RADF rounds. Applicants are advised processing may take up to six weeks, using an application form downloaded below.
Submissions are assessed through locally determined policy, by a local committee of dedicated arts and community representatives.
RADF promotes the role and value of arts, culture and heritage as key drivers to: support diversity and inclusivity; grow strong regions; and provide training, education and employment opportunities for Queensland artists and local communities. Further news is available online at: https://arts.qld.gov.au/regional-arts-development-fund
You can download the Gladstone Region Arts & Cultural Policy document at: https://www.gladstone.qld.gov.au/policies
2021-22 Funding rounds have now closed.
Building project development and arts business skills with mentoring, consulting and training opportunities.
Community arts projects that engage professional community artsworkers to plan, develop, oversee and report on the project. Consideration for opportunities to raise alternative funding support, diversify audiences and promote local interest.
Social media tools to innovate, broaden reach and develop online cultural records for Council’s community collection, including professional photography, new media and soundscapes.
For further information or help with an application email email@example.com or phone 4976 6766.