Arts and Galleries


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Ballarat Arts & Cultural Development programs take an all-of-Council approach, reflecting Council's strategies for making Ballarat a sustainable, innovative, and vibrant 21st Century creative city.

Arts & Culture initiatives fulfill this vision by:

  • supporting & promoting Ballarat's key cultural tourism focus
  • supporting & promoting community cultural activities contributing to the engagement, wellbeing, and personal development of all Ballarat residents
  • supporting & promoting the human capital and infrastructure making Ballarat an attractive home for a skilled workforce of dynamic thinkers, creators, and implementers.

Arts & Cultural Development program areas are:

  • Community Arts & Culture
  • Public Art
  • Eureka Education Program
  • LEAP - Localities Enhancing Arts Participation
  • Regional Arts Victoria / Regional Arts Development

The Arts and Cultural Development team is also responsible for the development and implementation of Council's Public Art Policy and Masterplan Implementation.