Creative Regions has built strong relationships with local government since it began. Creative Regions have developed Arts and Cultural Policies, Cultural Plans and operational policies and plans in areas such as public art and public collection management.
Creative Regions has also delivered training for Regional Arts Development Fund committees and conducted strategic planning sessions for Council departments.
Clients have included
Banana Shire Council
Bundaberg Regional Council
Gympie Regional Council
Toowoomba Regional Council
Western Downs Regional Council
Fraser Coast Regional Council
Gladstone Regional Council
North Burnett Regional Council
Creative Regions has worked as Creative Producer on a range of national strategic projects working with all levels of government and industry stakeholders.
Projects have included
Creative Generators (17 Regional Council Areas)
Four year project trialling new regional service delivery models in Queensland. Creative Regions was engaged by Arts Queensland who partnered with the Australia Council for the Arts in funding the initiative.
Regional Stages (Bundaberg)
Three year project making new performance work in regional Queensland
Regional Writing (Bundaberg)
One year of a three year project partnering with Queensland Writers’ Centre, Bundaberg Regional Council, Arts Queensland and the Australia Council for the Arts
Creative Regions is often called upon to provide policy, planning and operational advice on regional engagement to government and arts industry stakeholders.
With deep connections in the Wide Bay and Central Queensland regions, Creative Regions is well placed to assist clients in developing unique and relevant strategies to better engage with communities through the arts.