Record investment for First Peoples Creative Industries

Creative Victoria,
29 October 2022, Australia

The Victorian Government is backing creative businesses and professionals to thrive in fashion, art, music, and performance through a $6.7 million investment, including almost $2 million to First Peoples creatives, businesses and projects. This announcement builds on a record investment of more than $10 million in First Peoples creative organisations, events, artists and initiatives in Victoria in 2021-22, and supports the Government’s Creative State 25 strategy which is underpinned by a First Peoples first principle to boost opportunities for First Peoples across Victoria’s creative industries.