$68 Million Arts & Cultural Funding Program Now Open

Funding body:

Create NSW (NSW Government)

Funding program:

Arts and Cultural Funding Program

Closing date:



  • Local Government
  • Industry / private enterprise
  • Community groups
  • Event organisers

The NSW Government has announced $68 million in funding as part of the Arts and Cultural Funding Program (ACFP) which will see audiences and visitors have access to more outstanding arts and cultural events across the state.

Create NSW is encouraging all artists, arts organisations and local councils to apply for funding to develop exciting and engaging experiences for audiences and communities right across the State.
Applications for Round One of the Arts and Cultural Funding Program are now open and close onĀ 29 August 2022.

Full funding guidelines and applications available on the Create NSW website

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