“This program funds festivals, parades and community celebrations in regional and remote areas,” Mrs Marino said.
“I encourage organisations with the capacity to deliver events to apply for funding.
“This is a terrific opportunity to plan high quality arts experiences for people in the South West.”
“Festivals Australia funding ensures regional and remote audiences have access to high quality artistic experiences where they live,” Mrs Marino said.
“Giving audiences access to a diverse range of art forms and ensuring Australian artists and performers gain wider exposure for their work.”
Applications for this funding round close on Friday October 20.
To view the guidelines and application form visit: arts.gov.au/festivals.