Creative Victoria

Touring Victoria

Touring Victoria provides support for Victorian arts and cultural organisations or professional creative practitioners  touring a professional production, performance, exhibition or program to regional and outer-metropolitan Victoria.

Download the Touring Victoria program guidelines (DOC, 202.0 KB)

Funding available

There is no upper limit to the level of grant.

Applicants intending to apply for more than $25,000 need to discuss their tours with program staff prior to the closing dates.

Who can apply

  • Victorian arts and cultural organisations; and
  • Victorian based professional creative practitioners that have a history of presenting quality, professional arts product; and
  • Tour coordinators applying on behalf of Victorian arts and cultural organisations or creative practitioners; and
  • Other organisations, such as community or local government with relevant experience, coordinating or presenting a tour.

Key dates

Round opens: 17 January 2019 using the Creative Victoria Grants Portal 
Round closes: 5pm, 14 February 2019 for tours taking place from 1 July 2019 onwards.

It takes approximately 12 weeks from the closing date until the funding results are available.

Note: as the Victorian State election will be held on Saturday 24 November 2018, the Victorian Government will assume a caretaker role from 6:00 pm on 30 October 2018 until such time that either it becomes clear that the incumbent government will be returned, or when a new government is commissioned.

In line with the caretaker conventions, the incoming government will determine whether to proceed with this funding program after the caretaker period.

Who to talk to

Fiona Beckwith: 8683 3137 or 1800 134 894 (toll free country Victoria only) or at
Sophine Chai: 8683 3164 or at

Links and downloads

Touring Victoria program guidelines (DOC, 202.0 KB)
Application drafting tool DOC, 85.0 KB 
Budget drafting tool (XLS, 103.0 KB)
Tour itinerary template (XLS, 49.5 KB)
Information for all applicants
Creative Victoria Grants Portal
Previous Recipients

Applications close
14 Feb 2019
Amount Upon Application
All artforms
Grant Type
Applicant Type
Creative Victoria (opens in new window)
Sophine Chai
8683 3164