The Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) is a partnership between Bundaberg Regional Council and the Queensland Government, through Arts Queensland and provides support for arts, culture and heritage development activities.

Areas of support include individual professional development; workshops and master classes; innovative arts, cultural or heritage projects; concept development; creative industries development; and cultural tourism initiatives. RADF can cover up to 65% of your total project costs, but there are rules about what sorts of expenses are eligible for funding.

All details and information regarding applications can be found on the Bundaberg Regional Council RADF page.

The Regional Arts Fund (RAF) is an Australian Government program designed to benefit regional and remote arts practitioners, arts workers, audiences and communities. The fund is provided through Regional Arts Australia and is administered in Queensland by Flying Arts Alliance.

RAF supports and promotes participation in, and access to, Australia’s arts and culture in regional and remote Australia by:

  • encouraging and supporting sustainable economic, social and cultural development in regional communities
  • developing partnerships and networks which leverage financial and/or in-kind support for specific projects and encourage ongoing collaboration
  • developing audiences and broadening community engagement with the arts
  • increasing employment and professional development opportunities for, and raising the profile of, regional and remote artists

The Regional Arts Fund is administered by Flying Arts Alliance Inc and all information and funding round dates can be found on the Flying Arts Alliance Inc website.