Resources, toolkits and evaluation guides for the creative sector.

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Coronavirus

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Victoria's Creative Industries

Find information to help you navigate the current environment, including avenues for support and useful resources.

Creative Exchange

Long running professional development and networking event program available to anyone working in the creative industries.

Creative State Summit Resources

Resources from international and local presenters, professional development workshops, networking events and build connections across the arts, cultural, design, digital games, fashion and screen sectors.

Marketing and Fundraising

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Audience Research Toolkit

Contains ‘how to’ guides and templates to help plan research activities, develop surveys, hold focus groups and much more

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Social media fundamentals

Learn the basics in running a social media account for an organisation - including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.

Fundraising for the Arts

Championed by eight Australian arts fundraising professionals, this invaluable 6-part series addresses critical elements of arts fundraising.

Equity and Respect

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Respectful Workplaces and Mental Wellbeing in the creative sector

Resources to help assist organisations to better understand issues around sexual harassment, bullying, and misconduct and develop appropriate policies and procedures.

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Creative Equity Toolkit

Practical resources for anyone working in the creative sector to take action to increase cultural diversity.

Fashion, Youth and Education

Fashion Industry News

Bringing you the latest news from Victoria's fashion and design industries.

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Youth Arts Resources

Resources, networks and funding opportunities for the youth arts and cultural sector.

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Great Partnerships

Resources for teachers, artists, principals, arts managers and policy makers, curriculum designers and tertiary educators to use when establishing a creative school partnership.


Other resources

Growing audiences: Engaging children and Families Summit
Resources from a summit held in 2017 including latest research, best practice and compelling case studies on creating family friendly creative experiences and organisations.

A Guide to Evaluating Community Arts and Community Wellbeing
Evaluating Community Arts and Community Wellbeing is a 'how to' guide for community arts practitioners to assist them to evaluate the impacts of their community arts projects. It includes evaluation tools including surveys, worksheets and timelines for each stage of an evaluation.

Marketing Arts with Communities (2013)
A step-by-step guide that navigates the complexities of embarking on community arts projects. Making Art with Communities provides expert, practical advice for artists and communities who aspire to establish projects in their local area.