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Walsh Bay Arts Precinct wins National Trust Heritage Award

Australia’s newest cultural precinct on Sydney Harbour foreshore wins in Adaptive Reuse category for revitalisation by Tonkin Zulaikha Greer Architects. Walsh Bay Arts Precinct was unveiled earlier this year following […]More

Published: 17 May 2022



Kyas Hepworth appointed Head of Screen NSW

Respected screen and arts executive Kyas Hepworth has been appointed as Head of Screen NSW. During her time at NITV, Hepworth worked across factual, scripted and children’s programming to develop stories […]More

Published: 11 May 2022



Make Music Day International Collaborations 2022

Held annually on 21 June, Make Music Day is a global celebration of music making across more than 1000 cities around the world. Create NSW and The Australian Music Association […]More

Published: 5 May 2022



Western Sydney set to keep lights on for Culture Up Late

Sydneysiders and visitors are set for spectacular nights out, as eight Western Sydney arts and culture organisations keep their lights on – and the entertainment flowing with a series of […]More

Published: 4 May 2022



2022 Screenability films set for the big screen

Three emerging filmmakers living with a disability will see their projects come to life on the big screen, thanks to the NSW Government’s 2022 Screen NSW Screenability Filmmakers Fund. Steve […]More

Published: 8 April 2022



Applications open for $1 million Film Festival Funding

Sydney film festivals and councils can now apply for a share in the NSW Government’s $1 million Film Festival Funding program. The targeted funding, delivered through Screen NSW, will support […]More

Published: 5 April 2022



Round 2 Service Needs Strategic Fund open for applications

Arts and cultural organisations can now apply for the next round of the NSW Government’s Service Needs Strategic Fund as demand for professional development, services and resources across the sector […]More

Published: 31 March 2022



Recovery Grants for NSW Creatives program now open for applications

Flood-impacted arts and cultural organisations, individual artists and collaborative groups in NSW can now apply to access funding to support the immediate recovery of arts and cultural activities in their […]More

Published: 30 March 2022



We are looking for our new Director of Arts

We are looking to hire a Director, Arts to join Create NSW! This is a rare and exciting leadership opportunity to influence the future of the arts in NSW. The […]More

Published: 29 March 2022



Sheridan Harbridge

Sheridan Harbridge hits the high notes with musical theatre fellowship.

Sheridan Harbridge has been awarded the 2022 Hayes – NSW Musical Theatre (Established) Fellowship, a career accelerating musical theatre initiative delivered in partnership with Create NSW and Hayes Theatre Co. […]More

Published: 25 March 2022



Happy Feraren Scores 2021 Incubator Fellowship

Happy Feraren has been selected as the successful recipient of the 2021 Incubator – NSW Theatre (Emerging) Fellowship and will use the opportunity to undertake creative development of new work […]More

Published: 24 March 2022



Apply now for three regional touring opportunities

Audiences, artists, and regional economies across the state will benefit from three regional touring funding programs. Funding is available for tours of all art forms, including performing arts, music, visual […]More

Published: 18 March 2022



$1 Million to put visual artists in the picture

Artists, groups, arts and cultural organisations, collecting organisations and philanthropists across the state can now apply for up to $100,000 in funding to commission ambitious new work through the NSW […]More

Published: 16 March 2022



We’re looking for our new Head of Screen NSW

Create NSW is hiring! We’re looking for our new Head of Screen NSW. This rare and exciting leadership role is critical in shaping NSW as the screen capital of Australia. […]More

Published: 10 March 2022



Karina Holden’s new documentary reveals untold history of Australian women artists

Acclaimed writer, director and producer Karina Holden has a passion for telling stories with a human-interest angle. Karina’s key series include co-creating the critically acclaimed Screen NSW supported series Love […]More

Published: 8 March 2022



NSW Singer-Songwriter Frances Madden’s career is on the rise

Frances Madden is one of Australia’s most talented singer-songwriters and piano players. Ahead of International Women’s Day, Frances spoke to us about her recent performance at the Australian Open, working […]More

Published: 8 March 2022