(18-05-17) North Burnett Regional Council creates arts for all Queenslanders with RADF Round 2 now open!

Round 2 closes 5pm Wednesday, 31 May 2017.

If you’ve got a passion for the Arts, now is the time to bring those ideas to life with the opening of Round 2 of the Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF), a partnership between the Queensland Government and regional councils, Cr Chambers announced this week.

Aspiring and professional artists can once more benefit from RADF, with the 2016-2017 Round 2 grant funding now open to the North Burnett community. Applications are invited from individual residents, groups, schools and organisations for financial assistance to support arts and cultural activities.

Round 1 was hotly contested with Council receiving $92,833 worth of funding applications, with the following projects successful:

  • Joan Derrick – Development of the Spiritual Heritage for Children Series of Stories
  • Biggenden Masonic Music Group – Variety Concert – Sound Equipment
  • Mundubbera Show Society – Entertainment Child and Adult
  • Marshall Langdon- Saddle Making School
  • Gayndah Horse and Pony Club – Leather Work Activity
  • Three Moon Historical and Cultural Centre – Care and Digitation of Photographic Collections
  • Cilla Slack –“Young at Heart” A Musical Program for Elderly North Burnett Residents
  • APEX Biggenden -Bottle Tree Sculpture

Round 2 closes 5:00pm, Wednesday 31 May 2017.

For further information on RADF contact Council’s Community Development staff on 1300 696 272 (1300 MY NBRC), email Council or download an application form and guidelines from Council’s website.

The Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) is a partnership between the Queensland Government and North Burnett Regional Council to support local arts and culture in regional Queensland.

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