These documents include reports, tool-kits and how-to-guides that have been sourced from other organisations and are relevant to the regional arts sector.

  • Regional Australia Institute
    Independent and informed by both research and ongoing dialogue with the community, the Regional Australia Institute develops policy and advocates for change to build a stronger economy and a better quality of life in regional Australia – for the benefit of all Australians.

    Regional Australia Institute website

  • Institute for Creative Health
    The Institute for Creative Health is an independent non-profit Australian organisation with the mission to prove that the arts, in all its guises, are essential to the health and wellbeing of individuals and communities. Their aim is to inspire people to put our ideas into practice.

    Institute for Creative Health website

  • Indigenous Art Code
    A code to promote fair and ethical trade in works of art by Indigenous artists.

    Indigenous Art Code pdf

  • Arts Access Australia
    Improving employment and participation of people with disability in Australia discussion paper.

    Arts Access Australia website

  • Planning Access
    This suite of fact-sheets was designed to help arts organisations that are developing or updating their Disability Action Plans.

    Arts Access Australia website

  • Code of Best Practice for Engaging with the Not-for-Profit Sector

    Code of Best Practice pdf

  • Culture Count: Measuring Cultural Value
    Download the transcript and watch the videos from Culture Count: a forum of measuring cultural value. Hasan Bakhshi delivered the keynote address, arguing for more rigorous decision about cultural funding.

    Australia Council for the Arts website

  • Bringing It All Together: Guidelines for Arts and Mental Health Projects
    This document is a quick reference resource to provide support and guidelines for artists, mental health workers, and participants in arts practice.

    Bringing It All Together

  • 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.