The global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has caused wide-reaching challenges for Victoria’s creative and cultural sector of a scale and nature we've never experienced before.

Creative Victoria is monitoring the changing situation with regard to coronavirus (COVID-19) in Victoria and its impacts on the creative industries and will continue to share information and updates as they come to hand.

On this page, you'll find information to help you navigate the current environment, including avenues for support and useful resources.


3 June - Coronavirus (COVID)

Information and updates on this changing situation.


Restrictions summary

Your questions about the current situation and support answered.


Circuit Breaker Business Support Package

The $250 million Circuit Breaker Business Support Package to assist small to medium businesses and sole traders.

Industry Restart Guidelines

Creative venues, museums and galleries with a retail or hospitality space should consult the relevant industry guidelines.

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COVID-19 Audience Outlook Monitor report

Results of the arts audience tracking study

Support Act Wellbeing Helpline

The Support Act Wellbeing Helpline is a completely confidential and free of charge 24/7 phone counselling service.

Simply phone 1800 959 500 to speak with an experienced, qualified clinician about any aspect of your mental health and wellbeing.

You can make an appointment, or request to speak to someone immediately.