Funding and Audiences by Location
In 2014-15 the Australia Council invested $191.5 million through grants and strategic projects, promoting excellence and diversity of artistic practice, and supporting the development of markets and audiences for Australia arts nationally and internationally.
Funding by location of activity 2010-11 to 2014-15
This table provides an overview of the distribution of funding by main location of activity over the past five years. The broad range of activity supported includes multi-year funding for arts organisations and project funding for individuals, groups and organisations.
National and international audiences 2014-15
This table provides an overview of the audiences reached by the work of artists and arts organisations supported by the Australia Council.
Multi-year organisation funding is currently provided to the 28 Major Performing Arts companies supported through the Government’s MPA Framework and the 145 Key Organisations who represent some of Australia’s leading small to medium companies across all areas of practice. Project grants support individual artists, groups and arts organisations.