About the Regional Arts Fund 

The Regional Arts Fund is part of the Australian Government’s Arts and Cultural Development Program that supports participation in, and access to, Australia’s arts and culture through developing and supporting cultural expression.

The Regional Arts Fund is managed by Regional Arts Australia (RAA) on behalf of the Australian Government, and managed in the Northern Territory by  Northern Territory Regional Arts (NTRA). NTRA is a registered business name of Darwin Community Arts Inc, a not-for-profit, incorporated association that focuses on grassroots arts and cultural development.



Important Resources

Please check Eligibility for RAF

Read the RAF Guidelines

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Funding Streams

For small arts projects, professional development for artists and arts workers, and community capacity building projects. Up to $3,000 for Individuals, $5,000 for organisations.


Project Grants

The Project Grants stream supports applications which benefit the community, increase access and participation, and/or provide direct benefits to artists/arts workers.


Cultural Tourism Accelerator Grants

This is a once-off $5 million targeted measure announced by the Australian Government to increase tourism visitation in regional, rural and remote communities across Australia by providing financial support for arts and cultural activity.




Contact NTRA

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Email raf@darwincommunityarts.org.au
Phone 08 8961 9005 (we can’t always get to the phone, please leave a message if we don’t answer), Monday through Thursday 10am to 4pm 
Address Unit 2, 1 Travers St COCONUT GROVE NT 0810, let us know when you want to drop in.

Contact CTA

Email cta@darwincommunityarts.org.au
Phone 0423 047 803

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