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

Amount

For all categories

Up to $8,000

Application timeframes

  • applications open: 7 February 2020
  • applications close: 31 March 2020
  • our second round of applications will open September 2020, check in with us later for more details.

Eligibility

For more information please download and read the eligibility criteria in the Funding guidelines (PDF 4.35 KB) and Creative city: Logan City Council arts, culture and heritage strategy 2018-2022 (PDF 1.44 MB) before applying.

Your application will need to include a budget. You can download a copy of a Sample budget (PDF 125 KB) to use as a guide. 

How to apply

Once you create a SmartyGrants login you can start your application. Please apply online through SmartyGrants.

Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted.

More information

We can provide copies of the funding guidelines in alternative formats upon request.

Please see Grant information and resources or Grant writing assistance for upcoming session information.

For more information or advice about your application please call us on 07 3412 5426 or email us at radf@logan.qld.gov.au.

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

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