Fern Street Gallery

Fern Street Gallery – The South Coast Destination for Art Lovers, reopened on Friday 5th June 2020. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays 10am-4pm. They have also created a beautiful video from the gallery (credit to Resident Artist, Jon Harris Photography), feel free to share it far and wide: Who’s in the Window? This fortnight the new displayContinue reading “Fern Street Gallery”

HERE + NOW Exhibition

Wollongong Art Gallery are looking for artists under 30 years old with a connection to the Illawarra to participate in an exhibition at Wollongong Art Gallery in September-November 2020 called ‘HERE + NOW’. The ‘HERE + NOW’ exhibition will communicate and engage with current scientific and social issues that our generation is currently working withContinue reading “HERE + NOW Exhibition”

Have you lost your work?

EVENT CANCELLATIONS & POSTPONEMENTS ACROSS AUSTRALIA & NZ ARE HAVING UNPRECEDENTED IMPACTS ON THE CREATIVE INDUSTRIES For performers, production, crew, hospo workers, managers, booking agents & more… WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU Bushfires and Coronavirus have led to the cancellation and postponement of hundreds of concerts, conferences, events and festivals across Australia and theContinue reading “Have you lost your work?”

$10K Grants to start a With One Voice Choir

To celebrate its 10-year anniversary, Creativity Australia is offering grants of up to $10,000 to people or groups who are wanting to start their own With One Voice choir. Applications for round 13 will be accepted and considered up until 5:00pm, Tuesday 31st March, 2020. We will be reviewing applications from now, so the earlier you apply theContinue reading “$10K Grants to start a With One Voice Choir”

Small Cultural Grants

The Small Cultural Grants program covers a broad range of activities that enliven our city, build our cultural industry and encourage people to get involved. This can include activities like music, performing arts, visual arts and craft, and cultural projects.  We encourage people from diverse cultural and language backgrounds and members of our local AboriginalContinue reading “Small Cultural Grants”

Creative Dialogues

Creative Dialogues is a series of free events that focus on the arts and creative industries. This project aims to help you upskill, form strategic partnerships and collaborate. Learn new approaches to grow your professional practice and make an impact. Everyone is welcome to attend, but we particularly recommend Creative Dialogues to emerging artists, arts workers,Continue reading “Creative Dialogues”

Grow with Google | Free Workshop

Grow with Google is bringing digital skills trainings, best-practice workshops, and hands-on demos to Shellharbour Civic Centre.  Whether you’re a business owner, a nonprofit, a journalist, an educator or just hoping to learn a new skill, Grow with Google’s free workshops are designed to give you the digital skills you need to realise your onlineContinue reading “Grow with Google | Free Workshop”

Message from Regional Arts Australia

MESSAGE FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR  Sadly it has been a sobering start to 2020. We know that many people, communities, wildlife, landscapes, ecosystems and Indigenous cultural sites are impacted by the bushfires currently affecting much of Australia. Over the past few weeks we’ve seen multiple emergency incidents across the country and many of our state colleaguesContinue reading “Message from Regional Arts Australia”

Survey – Bushfire impacts on your small business

The NSW Small Business Commission is a voice for small business within government. We want to hear about the experience of small businesses during the recent and ongoing bushfires. Information you provide us will be shared with government agencies and other organisations to help them understand your issues during recovery efforts.  This survey is not an application for support – if youContinue reading “Survey – Bushfire impacts on your small business”

Applications open for Small Project Grants (Quick Response) funding

Do you need funding for a time-sensitive opportunity that will help you to develop your skills or create, present or tour new work? You can apply for a Small Project Grant between $500 and $5,000 until the end of June 2020. New guidelines are available for Small Project Grants (Quick Response). If you’re looking to apply –Continue reading “Applications open for Small Project Grants (Quick Response) funding”