Creative Victoria provides operational funding to a wide range of non-government arts organisations.

In 2015, Creative Victoria invested in 134 arts and cultural organisations across Victoria.

These organisations:

Activities

  • created 11,765 new works
  • hosted 10,374 youth participation programs
  • staged 5,338 productions
  • held 5,749 workshops
  • presented 1,342 exhibitions and 579 film screenings

Attendance and Participation

  • attracted 9.1 million attendances (23% from regional Victoria) including 414,220 Victorian student attendances to youth participation programs
  • reached 112,233 members
  • employed 6,033 people, equivalent to 2,189 full time employees (80% on a casual or part time basis)
  • engaged 12,452 volunteers, who provided 447,336 hours of service

Financial information

  • generated $186.3 million in earned income (48% of revenue)
  • and received $49.0 million in private support (13% of revenue)
  • Creative Victoria invested $41.3 million (11% of total revenue)
  • every $1 invested by Creative Victoria leveraged a further $8.46 to the funded sector

See attached reports for more details:

Key Arts Organisations

Museums and Galleries

Performing Arts Organisations

Industry and Cultural Development

Performing Arts Centres

Festivals