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Realisation of the Vote Arts campaign will see a public and tangible commitment to regional arts in Western Australia. The result will be stronger, healthier regional communities that people want to live in and tourists want to visit.
The first step of the Vote Arts campaign has started, in the lead-up to the State Election next year, Country Arts WA is calling on all political parties to make a real commitment to the ongoing success and development of Regional Arts in WA when shaping their policy determination.
Country Arts WA has launched it’s campaign for regional arts funding with the release of it Regional Arts Policy Framework on the steps of Parliament House. The framework provides analysis of the significant social and economic benefits that have been delivered through the Government’s $24 million Royalties for Regions Creative Regions Program.
Click here to download the Regional Arts Policy Framework
Country Arts WA through its Regional Arts Policy Framework is advocating for continued regional arts funding of $24 million over four years from 2020 to 2024 as well as an additional $19 million over the same timeframe to address unmet need and deliver new programs and initiatives.