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for artists

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:

Australia Council Funding

Creative Connections. A new webinar series from Australia Council for the Arts:

Creative Connections

City of Gold Coast Arts & Culture Funding, Development Opportunities & Initiatives:

City of Gold Coast Arts & Culture

Keep up to date & supported:


Theatre Network Australia – 1000 x 1000 Crisis Cash for Artists. Check the eligibility Info: HERE

NAVA National Association for the Visual Arts

Q Music have a number of panel discussions, courses and resources online

Online QMusic Business Program: Q Music Connect

Mental Health Resources:

Support Act 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  13 11 14

beyondblue 1300 22 4636 (toll free)

Headspace Meditation App

Entertainment Assist

Stay Connected:

Gold Coast Arts & Culture Facebook


Gold Coast Arts Community + COVID-19 #inthistogether

Subscribe to City of Gold Coast Arts & Culture eNews: Here

Australian Arts Amidst COVID-19

Arts Tasker – work skill and community sharing during COVID-19


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.

advice sessions

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.