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We are proud to announce that we are now a member of the World Fringe Network.

World Fringe operates to unite, strengthen and connect the Fringe Festival Sector and global Fringe community through introduction, communication, education and the dissemination of information.

Visit us on the following social platforms:

https://www.facebook.com/WorldFringe/ https://www.instagram.com/worldfringe/ https://twitter.com/worldfringenet?lang=en

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Fringe Artists

To assist you all in these trying times, please find below a list of tools and resources available to artists through Townsville Funding Finder, QMusic and Adelaide Fringe.

Townsville Funding Finder - New grants portal online now!

Townsville City Council has launched Townsville Funding Finder, a new online community resource featuring a full list of State and Federal Government and private sector grant funding available for the community and business owners.

Some of the following grants might be useful for our Fringe artists:

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COVID-19 National: Non-Profits, Individuals - Australia Council for the Arts Resilience Fund (Survive)

Overview: This program aims to support individuals, groups and organisations to offset or recoup money lost due to cancelled activity during the COVID-19 pandemic. It seeks to provide stop-gap funding until relief offered by other funding agencies, government departments and support services can be accessed.

Funding: $5,000

Close Date: Open on an ongoing basis

COVID-19 National: Non-Profits, Individuals - Australia Council for the Arts Resilience Fund (Adapt)

Overview: This program aims to support individuals, groups and organisations to adapt their practice and explore new ways of working during the COVID-19 pandemic. It is one of the funding streams of the Australia Council for the Arts' $5 million Resilience Fund which is designed to provide emergency relief to support the livelihoods, practice and operations of Australian artists, groups and organisations during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Funding: $20,000

Close Date: Open on an ongoing basis

COVID-19 National: Non-Profits, Individuals - Australia Council for the Arts Resilience Fund (Create)

Overview: This program aims to support individuals, groups and organisations who are impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic to continue creating artistic work and/or develop creative responses in this time of disruption. It is one of the funding streams of the Australia Council for the Arts' $5 million Resilience Fund which is designed to provide emergency relief to support the livelihoods, practice and operations of Australian artists, groups and organisations during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Funding: $20,000

Close Date: Open on an ongoing basis

Copyright Agency - Cultural Fund Fellowships

Overview: This program aims to support Australian writers and visual artists to create significant works and to publishers for career-enhancing and leadership opportunities.

Funding: $80,000

Close Date: 29 June 2020

Arts Queensland - Queensland Arts Showcase Program (QASP)

Overview: This program seeks to provide funding to support individuals, organisations or collectives to deliver vibrant and accessible arts and cultural experiences for Queensland.

Funding: $100,000

Close Date: Open on an ongoing basis

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Partnerships

Partnerships are available for the 2020 Northern Fringe Festival, contact the team at fringe@townsville.qld.gov.au to discuss.