The Australian Government is delivering $5.5 million under the fifth batch of the Government’s $50 million COVID-19 Arts Sustainability Fund, to support three leading Arts organisations hit hard by the pandemic.

30 August 2021

Opera Australia, Circus Oz and Design Tasmania will share in more than $5.5 million under the Australian Government's COVID-19 Arts Sustainability Fund.

This targeted assistance will provide critical support to these leading arts employers to make sure they are still in operation, ready to deliver world-class performances and showcase quality artwork to audiences across Australia, when we emerge from the pandemic.

The Arts Sustainability Fund supports the arts and entertainment sector by providing necessary finance to plan for recovery from COVID 19 disruptions.

More than $24 million remains in the Sustainability Fund, which is still open and accepting applications.

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