RAF Projects

This page showcases the diversity and quality of Regional Arts Funded projects from around Australia.

These short case studies offer a ‘snapshot’ into the workings and successes of Regional Arts Funded projects. And these snapshots are just a small sample of the hundreds of great projects that happen each year supported by RAF.





Victoria:  Permewans – A Wake! RAF QRG Permewans Sheds RAV 2015 FINAL

Victoria: The Freda Experience   RAV RAF Case Study The Freda Experience 2015

Victoria: The Fairfax Festival: RAF Project Grant Fairfax Festival – 2015 Case Study

Victoria: Case Study on the roles of Creative Facilitators: Regional Arts Victoria 2015 Case Study Creative Arts Facilitators

New South Wales: Coffs Harbour – A Community Walking in Two Worlds  

New South Wales: Snap Shorts: Regional Touring Program

New South Wales: Integrated Dance Theatre’s Michael Hennessy Residency

Queensland: Stanthorpe Gallery Graffiti Workshop

Queensland: Animating Spaces Hybrid Culture Video

South Australia: Glenda Rowett Mentorship

Queensland: Mackay UP! – Animating Spaces

Queensland: Ipswich River Life – Animating Spaces

Queensland:  Animating Spaces – Townsville Nocturne



Tasmania: TRA RAF 2014 Case Study – Brigitte Wolfe

Tasmania: TRA RAF Case Study: Twas a Dark and Stormy Night

Queensland: Artslink Queensland again engaged with regional communities through the RAF National Strategic Projects supported Animating Spaces program. Please enjoy this compilation video of five communities engaged in Animating Spaces 2014.

New South Wales: Quick Response Grant helps Indigenous blogger Siv Parker ‘s professional development: RANSW Case study Siv Parker

New South Wales: Beyond Empathy’s Festival of the Brave workshops and festival in Armidale: regional arts fund 2014 case study festival of the Brave

Queensland: Centre of Australasian Theatre’s CoAT This Fleeting World Multimedia performance project from far North Queensland

Victoria: The Elders Workshops for the INTO THE LIGHT bushfire recovery project for the Whittlesea communities

Queensland: Visual Artist Donna Maree Robinson benefitting from a Quick Response Grant to attend the Arts& Edges Summit in Kalgoorlie



Tasmania: RAF TRA 2013 interweave Arts Electronic Easel

Queensland: Artslink Queensland’s National Strategic Project in Toowoomba – Biografitti – is an example of the Animating Spaces Program funded through the Regional Arts Fund.  Further Animating Spaces videos are available  https://vimeo.com/channels/animatingspaces


Queensland: 150623 RAF QRG Case Study Stanthorpe Gallery

  • The Regional Arts Fund is an Australian Government programme that supports sustainable cultural development in regional and remote communities in Australia.
  • As a supporter member of the Indigenous Art Code we are committed to the principles of ethical trade in Indigenous visual art as set out in the Code.