• Courtesy of: Connor Neil Photography

We offer a range of cultural and creative opportunities including public art commissions, artist-in-residencies, an annual grant program and artist call-outs for exhibitions, performances, festivals and events.

New Avalon Workshop - Call Out 

Need space to teach your latest workshop or want to host a creative happening?

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Grant opportunities

Arts and Creativity Grants

Artists, arts workers, creatives, collectives and cultural organisations are encouraged to apply for Council’s annual Arts and Creativity Grants Program. 

Individual Creative Projects: up to $5,000

Creative Community Projects: up to $10,000

Creative Industry Innovation Projects: up to $10,000

Applications have now closed. View the recipients of the 2020/21 Arts and Creativity Grants program.

Creative sector funding and opportunities

We have curated a list of resources, sector support, funding and creative opportunities for artists to access during COVID-19. 

Ongoing opportunities

Express your interest in one of our projects listed below. Check out our previous projects.

Council does not require the approval of street art on private developments (known as exempt development), if it meets the requirements of SEPP (exempt and complying).

'Forest Ambassadors' by Gloria Florez. Eramboo Artist in Residence, 2019. Photography by Karen Watson

Artist residency program

This is your chance to be supported while you express your creative vision as an artist in residence on Sydney’s Northern Beaches.