7 Aug 2023

Creative Australia announce International Touring Grant

As part of it’s regrowth from Australia Council, Creative Australia have announced grants for $5,000 to $50,000 per submission to support international touring, showcasing and presentation opportunities.

To learn more about these programs, check out an accessible Zoom information session on Tuesday 15 August at 4pm AEST. Meet the international team and have your questions answered! This session will run for 90 minutes and will be Auslan interpreted and close-captioned. Details below.

Applications must meet at least one of the Australia Council’s International Engagement Strategy 2021–2025 priorities:

  • rethink and expand the concept of mobility through testing dynamic engagement models that include digital, hybrid and in-person connection
  • leverage technologies and digital platforms for creation, distribution, networking, and increasing discoverability of Australian work
  • activate borderless thinking to build reciprocal and multilateral partnerships across regions and industries, and leverage co-investment
  • strengthen First Nations exchange that is First Nations-led and self-determined
  • amplify Asia Pacific engagement, and the perspectives of the Asia Pacific diaspora in Australia
  • diversify income and revenue streams to foster sustainable careers and business models by increasing access to markets, information and networks and showcase Australian work to global audiences and influencers
  • foster creative risk-taking, experimentation and innovation in creation, distribution, connection and profile-building
  • centre equity and access and reflect Australia’s diversity
  • embed sustainability through research and investment in best-practice models and frameworks to minimise the sector’s carbon footprint.

If you are interested in accessing these grants or Zoom session to find out more, all the information is at:

Key closing dates are:

  • Tuesday 19 September 2023 at 3pm AEST, for projects beginning after 1 January 2024.
  • Tuesday 6 February 2024 at 3pm AEDT, for projects beginning after 1 June 2024.


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