Regional Arts Development Fund

The Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) supports the development of arts, culture and heritage in Logan. It is a partnership between the Queensland Government and Logan City Council to support local arts and culture in regional Queensland. Funds are available to support one-off projects.

Regional Arts Development Fund support is available under the following categories:

  • Skills development
  • Cultural tourism / creative projects
  • Regional partnerships
  • Strategic initiatives (Council only applications).

We encourage professionals from all art forms to apply, including dance, music, design, new media, visual arts, writing, and theatre as well as museum and cultural heritage.

Funding available

Type of grant


For all categories

Up to $8,000

Application timeframes

Regional Arts and Development Fund (RADF) applications are now open. This current round closes at 4pm, Tuesday 27 October 2020 for activities starting from Friday 1 January 2021.


Please download and read the following documents and make sure you are familiar with the eligibility criteria before applying:

Applications must adhere to all government regulations regarding COVID-19 to be eligible for assessment.

How to apply

Please contact your RADF Liaison Officer to discuss your project before starting your application.

You will need to create a SmartyGrants login and apply online through SmartyGrants. Note: paper, email and incomplete applications will not be accepted.

Your application must include a budget. You can download the sample budget to use as a guide.

More information

For information about your application and to contact the RADF Liaison Officer please call 07 3412 5426 or email

The Regional Arts Development Fund is a partnership between the Queensland Government and Logan City Council to support local arts and culture in regional Queensland.

Previously funded project examples

Funded project Description

Alice in Trinderland, 2019

As part of Trinder Park’s 50th anniversary celebrations an outdoor interactive performance / picnic of Alice In Trinderland by residents, staff and volunteers plus Loganlea High School students occurred.

Alice showcased the way people experiencing dementia connect to and benefit from performing.

Logan Documentary, 2019

A three minute pitch trailer was created for a feature documentary that tells the story of an exceptional family living in Logan.

The trailer was used to secure further funding for the project