A town hall

Chewton Town Hall

  • arts & culture
  • music
  • aboriginal
  • regional

    Small Regional Presenters provides funding for regional communities to program and present shows in their area. It also supports skills development and capacity building by encouraging presenters to develop long term plans and audience development strategies.

    Download the 2019/20 Small Regional Presenters Guidelines here.

    Funding available

    $1,500 - $15,000.

    Who can apply

    Regional presenters with a history of presenting professional performing and live arts events in their local community.  Applicants must be:

    • Regional community presenters that are current members of Regional Arts Victoria and do not receive organisational or multi-year funding through Creative Victoria; or
    • Local Government Authorities that do not receive organisational or multi-year funding through Creative Victoria.

    Key dates

    2019

    Round Opens: 8 August 2019 via the Creative Victoria Grants Portal
    Round Closes: 5pm, 5 September 2019  for shows taking place from 1 November 2019 onwards.

    It takes approximately 6 weeks from the closing date until the funding results are available.

    2020

    Round Opens: 16 January 2020 via the Creative Victoria Grants Portal
    Round Closes: 5pm, 13 February 2020 for shows taking place from 1 May 2020 onwards.

    It takes approximately 6 weeks from the closing date until the funding results are available.

    Who to talk to

    Fiona Beckwith: 8683 3137 or 1800 134 894 (toll free country Victoria only) or at fiona.beckwith@creative.vic.gov.au
    Kaushali Seneviratne: 8683 3106 or 1800 134 894 (toll free country Victoria only) or at kaushali.seneviratne@creative.vic.gov.au

    Links and downloads

    2019/20 Small Regional Presenters Program Guidelines DOC, 203.5 KB
    Application Drafting Tool (DOCX, 35.3 KB)
    Creative Victoria Budget Drafting Tool (XLS, 103.5 KB)
    Information for all Applicants
    Creative Victoria Grants Portal
    Previous Recipients
    Assessment Panel March 2019  DOCX, 13.2 KB