Placemakers* Gold Coast are committed to supporting and growing the cultural ecology on the Gold Coast for professional practising artists.
covid 19 – information
Here are some helpful links to find support, whether it be funding or otherwise during this challenging time.
Survive. Adapt. Create. Oz Co resilience fund is open. Follow the link below:
Creative Connections. A new webinar series from Australia Council for the Arts:
City of Gold Coast Arts & Culture Funding, Development Opportunities & Initiatives:
Keep up to date & supported:
Q Music have a number of panel discussions, courses and resources online www.Qmusic.com.au
Online QMusic Business Program: Q Music Connect
Mental Health Resources:
Support Act www.supportact.org.au Helpline: 1800 959 500
The Support Act Wellbeing Helpline is a free, confidential counselling service that is available to anyone working in Australian music (all genres), or the Australian Performing Arts, who needs to talk to someone about any aspect of their wellbeing.
Lifeline Australia www.lifeline.org.au 13 11 14
beyondblue www.beyondblue.org.au 1300 22 4636 (toll free)
Headspace Meditation App www.headspace.com
Entertainment Assist www.entertainmentassist.org.au/isolation-webinar
Gold Coast Arts & Culture Facebook www.facebook.com/goldcoastartsandculture/
Subscribe to City of Gold Coast Arts & Culture eNews: Here
Applying for funding this year and need auspicing assistance?
Our auspicing service gives artists more time to focus on the creative process while we manage the financial side of things. To find out more contact our Operations Manager Kasmira Carmine.
Placemakers* Gold Coast offers, at certain times of the year, unique and free one-to-one advice service to Gold Coast-based artists. Sessions are informal and artist-led, offering an opportunity to talk about anything from artistic ideas, project development and contexts for your work. To enquire about booking a session please contact our Operations Manager, Kasmira Carmine.
Please include a brief overview of what you’d like to discuss to help us match the best person from our team for you meet with.