Regional Arts WA


Currently we are experiencing a change in our social and economic landscape that is directly impacting our arts sector. As an organisation we are committed to providing you with support during this time.

Content is being added to this page as we receive new information, check back regularly for updated advice and resources.

Last updated Wednesday 14 October 2020 12.30pm

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Current COVID-19 Grants Available

For more WA grants information relating to COVID-19:

Other grants available:

Curious about other States and sector funding opportunities? Please check out the Funding Centre

Online Learning and Webinars

Regional Arts WA has coordinated a calendar in an effort to collate the vast amount of webinars and workshops available online. Please click here to view the full calendar filled with online learning opportunities across the state and nationally.

We are continuing to host a series of webinars in the coming weeks:

Thinking about starting your own videos and webinars? Check out some of these tips and guides:

Events and Touring Information

Resources you may find useful  when putting on an event:


Events specific funding:

Online Events:

Surveys and Advocacy

Survey results:

Australia Council for the Arts provides a summary of a number of peak bodies who initiated surveys to track impacts of the pandemic on artists and arts organisations.

Online Creative Activities

Resources you may find useful  include:

  1. Creative @ Home, North Midland Project
  2. Art at Home Guide 
  3. 10 Creative Online Courses You Can Take for Free Online, Artsy
  4. Learn-to-weave Kits, start weaving your own baskets, you can buy starter-kits from Tjanpi Desert Weavers
  5. Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators’Creative Learning Resources, West Australian creators of children’s books has collated a range of materials for all ages to help teachers/parents during the COVID-19 crisis
  6. Bird Makers Project, Co:3 Australia launches an online activity
  7. Celebrate Western Australia’s writers and books, Writing WA

Wellbeing Resources

There are some free services available specifically for the arts, culture and entertainment sector:

There is also other crisis support services available, they are incredibly important and helpful.

The World Health Organisation guides for Coping with Stress  and Helping Children Cope with Stress that may assist you during this time.

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