NSW Government announces $1.39m in arts funding for local councils

17 councils across NSW will benefit from a $1.39 million boost in funding aimed at supporting emerging and professional arts in a cross sector boost.

NSW Minister for the Arts, Don Harwin has announced a $1.39 million funding package to benefit arts and cultural programs across NSW, with a top up to the Government’s 2021/2022 Local Government Authorities (LGA) funding round which supports projects between one and three years.

Minister Harwin said the funding will support the delivery of new projects and performances, which includes big boosts to multi-artform projects, as well as the visual arts, while providing increased employment opportunities for the sector.

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