The Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) is a partnership between state and local Government to invest in quality arts and cultural experiences across Queensland based on locally determined priorities.
RADF promotes the role and value of arts, culture and heritage as key drivers to support diversity and inclusivity; grow strong regions; and provide training, education and employment opportunities for Queensland artists and local communities.
Fraser Coast Regional Council RADF 2018-19 Aims
- Support locally produced arts and cultural activities that deliver value for local communities
- Provide opportunities for local communities to participate in arts and cultural activities
- Invest in locally–determined priorities to fuel creative communities, creative places, a creative economy and creative futures
What is the Open Round?
Open 1 June and closing 1 August, this round provides support to any arts and cultural project throughout the year with outcomes that align with RADF aims and key performance outcomes. This funding is designed to support a variety of activities, projects and programs. Open Round encourages creativity and offers flexibility to applicants.
For further information on guidelines and funding pools refer to the RADF Guidelines (PDF,2.3MB).
How to apply
- Step 1: All applications will be processed via Fraser Coast Regional Council’s online grant portal. Please complete the RADF application form outlining your project and the outcomes you would like to achieve prior to closing date. Please ensure you have read the RADF Guidelines (PDF,2.3MB) before completing the application form and organise a time to discuss the project proposal with the Arts and Heritage Program Coordinator.
- Step 2: The RADF Advisory Committee will assess the application and advise the outcome in writing within eight weeks of the round closure.