The Visions of Australia regional exhibition touring program supports audience access to Australian arts and cultural material, with a particular focus on tours to regional and remote Australia.

How it works

Who can apply
Australian arts and cultural heritage organisations can apply for funding to develop and tour exhibitions to venues across Australia.
When to apply
Applications will be open from Tuesday 25 September 2018 to Friday 19 October for projects starting from 1 January 2019. There are two funding rounds each year which generally close in March and October.
Funding available
Funding of $2.4 million is available each year.

Program Information

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About The Program
Funding application period: 
February 04, 2019 09:00 AEDT to March 01, 2019 17:00 AEDT

The Visions of Australia program funds the development and touring of exhibitions of cultural material of historic, scientific, design, social or artistic significance.

Tours must include at least three venues outside the organisation’s home state or territory. Regional and remote venues are a higher priority for funding.

All applications are assessed with the assistance of independent assessors.

Program logos and acknowledgement

The Visions of Australia program logo is used to acknowledge Australian Government support for activities funded under Visions of Australia.

Program Documentation

Visions of Australia program documentation including program guidelines and frequently asked questions, is available on the GrantConnect website. After you register simply click on 'Grant Opportunity’ to be directed to the appropriate page.


The Program Officer
Visions of Australia
Department of Communications and the Arts
GPO Box 2154
Canberra ACT 2601
Phone: 1800 590 577

Visions [at] (Email: )

Funding applications

Starts February 04, 2019 09:00 AEDT
Ends March 01, 2019 17:00 AEDT
Days Remaining 25 of 25