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Regional Arts Support in Times of Crisis

The Regional Arts Network of NSW has remained committed to providing support to the arts and cultural sector by delivering strategic responses to the COVID-19 crisis.

Create NSW COVID-19 Support Initiatives

Arts Northern Rivers is excited to join 70 recipients of Create NSW's COVID-19 support initiatives. 

Regional Arts NSW announces RAF Recovery Boost

Regional Arts NSW has begun the delivery of this year’s Regional Arts Fund (RAF) program, and released the guidelines for 2020 - 2021.

Give Back

Give Back

Did you know Arts Northern Rivers has Deductable Gift Recipient status (DGR)? These donations meant we were able to produce the 'Our Way Stories' book and return all profits to the Elders.

Featured Projects

Rappville Creative Recovery

In 2021 this project will deliver an artist-led placemaking program contributing to the creative recovery of Rappville - a Richmond Valley community devastated by bushfires in October 2019.

Micro Grants

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Arts Northern Rivers initiated a Micro Grants project offering grants of up to $1,000 for independent practicing artists or organisations working across all art forms to support their creative endeavours.

Northern Rivers Creative

In 2019 Arts Northern Rivers launched a premier online directory, Northern Rivers Creative. The platform is built to increase professional opportunities for creatives by connecting them to local and global markets.

If These Halls Could Talk Travels to Tasmania

Our 2016 project If These Halls Could Talk, is expanding into a collaboration with Tasmania’s renowned festival, Ten Days on the Island in 2021.