The Resources section is divided into 2 main areas:

CREATIVE BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT – Fact sheets and templates related to the key business skills that artists and arts organisations need to sustain and grow their creative business.

ART FORM SPECIFICS – Fact sheets and templates categorised according to art form: Dance, Literature, Museums and History, Music, Theatre, and Visual Arts, New Media and Design.

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GOVERNANCE: Governance Policy Bank

Our Community, via their Institute of Community Directors Australia, have a policy bank containing policies that are free for any not-for-profit organisation to download and use, so long as it is for a non-commercial purpose and that th... More

ACCESS/INCLUSION: Universal Access Symbols

Universal Access Symbols should be used to promote the accessibility of venues and services. The symbols advertise your accessibility to employees, customers, audiences and anyone else who needs access to your venue, building or offices. ... More

ACCESS/INCLUSION: Ten Top Tips for accessible documents

WEBSITE: Ten Top Tips for accessible documents - from colour contract to choosing a font to accessibility checkers. An extra tip is to offer word doc versions as well as pdfs as people who use screen readers can't read pdfs.   ... More

ACCESS/INCLUSION: Arts Access Australia showreel

Find out about the work of Arts Access Australia, the peak national arts and disability organisation in Australia by watching their new showreel.... More

FUNDING: Australian Cultural Fund

The Australian Cultural Fund has provided artists and arts organisations with a platform and support to realise their projects for almost 12 years. Now the ACF is fully online, giving artists a streamlined and contemporary platform to reg... More


DADAA HERE&NOW13:MAPPING  PROCESS,  Measuring Impacts: An evaluation of a Year long Mentoring Program for Artists with Disability in Western Australia. Not a lot of research has been done on the benefits of mentoring for artists w... More

MENTORING: Getting connected. Making your mentorship work

Tips for both mentors and mentorees to help make the most of a mentor relationship. Read the booklet. It includes:  a checklist for mentors, a checklist for mentorees, useful points to consider when drafting a mentorship agreement, issu... More


Free business templates and downloads - including marketing plan, social media plan, business plan template and guide. Step by step instructions using templates.... More
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