Playing Australia Project Investment

The Playing Australia Regional Performing Arts Touring Fund provides individuals and organisations with funding to help them with the touring costs of taking a performing art show to regional and remote areas.

Closes in 37 days

Closing date: Tuesday 7 March 2023 Tue 7 Mar 2023

Application detail:

Key closing dates include:

  • Tuesday 7 March 2023, 3pm AEDT for projects starting after 1 June 2023
  • Tuesday 6 June 2023, 3pm AEST for projects starting after 1 September 2023.

Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application approximately 12 weeks after the closing date.

What do you get?

Funding varies on a case-by-case basis.

Who is this for?

Individuals and organisations wanting to tour performing arts.


Funding uses include:

  • a reasonable portion of costs associated with re-mounting a work
  • inter-state touring costs including freight, transport, accommodation and travel allowances
  • a contribution towards tour coordination at a set rate per venue
  • a portion of costs associated with reducing the environmental impact of your tour
  • a portion of costs associated with supporting the wellbeing of the touring company
  • costs associated with COVIDSafe delivery of touring to comply with relevant state or territory public health orders.

Check if you can apply

Individuals and organisations preparing to tour a professional production around the country should apply.

You cannot apply if you:

  • have an overdue grant report
  • are in receipt of Playing Australia Multi-Year Investment.

Apply now

Apply for the Playing Australia Project Investment

Find out more about your eligibility and how to apply.