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22 05, 2018

Help us to reach our 2018 target!

              Creative Regions is a not-for-profit arts production company based in Bundaberg.  In ten years we have: Attracted over $2 million in government funding Brought nearly $3 million in contract work and earned income to the local economy Employed an average of 30-50 artists a year through project delivery [...]

31 10, 2017

Place Activation – understanding creative place making in Bundaberg

Touring "Take it to the Streets" in 2015. In our second evaluation publication released this month, Dr Wendy Madsen from CQUniversity has explored key Place Activation projects delivered by Creative Regions between 2014 and 2016.  The research asked: What factors influence artists’ and funders’ involvement in place activation projects? How have artists and funders [...]

27 10, 2017

My Big Bear Story – a bibliotherapy tool for children

Creative Regions proudly partners with CQUniversity to evaluate our projects and programs, with support from our Organisation funding through Arts Queensland.  Dr Wendy Madsen has just completed her evaluation of our 2014 project My Big Bear Story, developed as a tool for counsellors, families and classrooms to highlight the impacts of domestic and family violence [...]

5 12, 2016

Opportunity for Artists with CBD Parklet Project

Recently the Bundaberg Regional Council promoted the CBD Parklets program, activating spaces in the CBD with a movable structure to encourage alternative uses of parking spaces.  Now the Council and Creative Regions announce the opportunity for Bundaberg Region artists to design murals for the sides of these parklets. Initially one artist will be selected to [...]

18 08, 2016

Introducing our new Community Garden

After many, many months of planning, design and construction, we are proud and excited to announce the Gavin Street Community Garden will be officially planted and launched on Saturday August 27th, from 8am to 10am. Everyone is welcome to attend this free, community event. The morning's program includes demonstrations by Bundaberg Organic Growers, presentations, giveaways and [...]

7 06, 2016

Artist call-out

Contemporary artist Jassy Watson is inviting visual artists who use art as environmental expression, or to address environmental concerns, to be part of the 'Voices for the Earth' exhibition. Selected works will be exhibited in the Creative Regions PopUp Shop, North Bundaberg, from 7th - 14th October 2016. About this exhibition 'Voices for the Earth' [...]