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Find grants relevant to arts practitioners to support their creativity, services and programs. This includes Townsville City Council grants and partnership opportunities as well as state and federal government opportunities.


Townsville City Grants & Partnerships

Townsville City Grants and Partnerships provide funding and inkind support to help local community organisations and businesses to make positive contributions to the quality of life in Townsville.

Council wants to work with people in Townsville to build a prosperous city, a city for people and a clean and green city. Applicants that reflect creativity, inclusion, sustainability, knowledge, and economic vision are encouraged to apply.

Alternate Funding

Townsville City Council is excited to provide the Townsville Funding Finder to all local businesses, community groups, not-for-profits and individuals. This site provides a comprehensive list of grant and funding opportunities available to you. Our free service means you will never miss a grant opportunity again. Register to receive emailed alerts for new grants, save your favourites and access tips to help you apply for grants.

The Visual Arts and Crafts Strategy is a partnership with the Australian Government to provide coordinated funding and support for the Australian contemporary visual arts sector, promoting creative work by living visual artists and craft practitioners and the organisations that support their practice.

Philip Leong Youth Programme is an initiative auspiced by the Community Enterprise Foundation and administered by the Jigsaw Group to provide opportunities for young people to succeed. Open to young people under 27 years of age as at 30 December 2019.

Arts Queensland funding programs and partners

The Queensland Government's approach to investing in arts and culture is outlined in the Arts Queensland Arts and Cultural Investment Framework (PDF). A full list of funding opportunities is found under Funding programs and partners on the Arts Queensland website.