Received $55,000 for:
Employment of a Community Liaison Officer to assist with the development, growth and sustainability of the Koorie Arts industry in south western Victoria. The undertakings of the new post will include an audit of indigenous artists in the Western region of Victoria and development of an artist database.
Received $46,957 for:
Employment of a Professional in Residence to work with the council, local businesses, artists, community groups and other networks to develop a sustainable, quality Art Market within the Heidelberg area
Received $57,844 for:
Employment of a Professional in Residence to deliver Looking Forward, a project to establish connections between Shepparton's multicultural communities and mainstream arts sector. A range of groups from different ethnic communities will develop work for an exhibition at Shepparton Art Gallery, multicultural events in Shepparton Arts Festival, and devising longer-term strategies to support multicultural artists in Shepparton.