Creative Recovery – Gippsland

Creative Recovery in East Gippsland in 2023 is an extension of our previous work in the region following the 2019/2020 bushfires.

Making Change: Creative Industries Strategy 2021-2026

Regional Arts Victoria is working across creative communities in the G21 region – City of Greater Geelong, Surf Coast, Queenscliff and Bellarine, Colac Otways and Golden Plains – to deliver the first stage of the Making Change: Creative Industries Strategy 2021-2026.

Future Reset – Gippsland

A Vic Health initiative, Future Reset: Young People, Arts and Mental Wellbeing will engage nine organisations to create events, installations and other creative projects across 2023 and 2024 to enhance mental wellbeing through art and creativity – with young regional creatives leading the way!

Step Up Program

To continue addressing the far-reaching impacts of the 2019–20 bushfire season, Regional Arts Victoria delivered the Step Up program to support the social recovery of disaster impacted communities through arts and cultural activation.

Parallel Wilds

Parallel Wilds is a short residency program designed by Northeast Victorian artist Craig Dent to engage students in years 4-5 from Carragarmungee and Milawa primary schools across Term Two, 2023.

Creative Recovery 2020-2021

After the devastating Victorian fires over the Summer of 2019/2020, Regional Arts Victoria received funding from Creative Victoria and Bushfire Recovery Victoria to undertake creative recovery activities.

RAV in Residence

RAV in Residence is a partnership between Regional Arts Victoria and RAV Member Organisations or regional Local Government Authorities, providing the opportunity for local creatives to book a one-on-one conversation with Regional Arts Victoria staff, and the delivery of creative networking offerings in communities.

Creative Leaders Program

This program saw 24 school-aged artists in South West Victoria matched with industry mentors, who worked with them to explore pathways to an arts career.

Circus Active

Our Circus Active partnership program looked at the efficacy of circus-based arts programs to increase physical activity amongst adolescents.