Applications are now open for the latest funding round of the Festivals Australia program.

Two musicians playing at a community festival in Australia.
Image credit: Desert Song Festival 2018

Festivals Australia supports individual art projects at regional or remote festivals and significant one-off community celebrations, allowing people in regional or remote Australia to participate in or appreciate an arts-driven experience.

Support for activities starting from 1 July 2023 is now available through Round 16 of the Festivals Australia program.

Activities can include, but are not limited to, performances, workshops, installations, parades or exhibitions held as part of a festival or a significant one-off community event. Activities should support community participation and audience engagement.

Applications for Round 16 close midnight AEDT, 20 March 2023.