Five year funding secured for Tasmanian festival

Launceston’s Junction Arts Festival has secured $1.25 million in state government funding until 2021.

Junction Arts Festival 2016 transformed the city’s Princes Square. Photo by Joanne Faulkner.

Junction Arts Festival, originally a one-off event associated with the 2010 Regional Arts Australia National Conference, and now an annual event in its seventh year, has secured state funding for the next five years.

Tasmanian Premier Will Hodgman recently committed $1.25 million to the Festival until 2021.

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