Paint the Rocks

Relax, learn from the best, & paint some of the most beautiful areas of the NSW Coast in plein air & the studio. South West Rocks on the mid north…

Opp Writers – A Pathway to Publication

Applications close 30th October 2017. Varuna’s unique Publisher Introduction Program (PIP) is one of Australia’s most dynamic literary partnerships, opening important doors for exceptional new writers in a creative, collaborative process…

Calling All Public Art Sculptors / Designers

Two great opportunities at the moment Leeton Council and Western Riverina Arts are seeking Expressions of Interest from artists, designers or engineers (individuals or project teams) to design and create 5…

2016 NSW Young Regional Artist Scholarship

The NSW State Government is offering 15 scholarships for young, regional artists and cultural workers to undertake exciting and career-making professional development opportunities. Scholarships are open to artists and performers…

Insurance for Individual Artists

Regional Arts Victoria offers Individual Memberships for practicing artists and artworkers across Australia. Members are able to access through this individual Public & Products Liability Insurance. A good starting point for more information is their Frequently Asked Questions page: Their website also as online applications forms for both membership and insurance. For all Membership Application enquiries you can contact 03 9644 1800 or email

A range of other peak and specialist bodies and organisations may also offer appropriate insurance cover including:

Duck for Cover is a not for profit association offering affordable insurance for performers (including workshops)

The National Association for the Visual Arts, (NAVA) offers an insurance package as part of its premium professional membership for visual artists.

Ausdance has worked with insurance company Aon to develop a comprehensive dance insurance package designed for the specific needs of the dance industry.

The Association of Community Theatre acts as an umbrella group for amateur and community theatre groups. Members are entitled to access a group insurance policy.

Herons Creek History Trails

Discover the simplicity of times gone by when you visit one of Australia’s original “timber towns” and discover it all on these newly-opened group of Heritage Trails. Follow your choice…