Arts and culture

We support our creative and cultural industries so that the whole community can enjoy arts and cultural activity. We are home to:

  • highly-regarded arts organisations, cultural and creative businesses.
  • contemporary visual artists, performers, writers, producers, and creatives.
  • annual festivals and events.
  • many smaller festivals and grass roots events.
  • screen industry and we are a leading production location.

Find out more about our policies, guidelines and grants that nurture and support the creative life of our community.