Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF)

RADF supports the professional development and employment of arts and cultural workers in regional Queensland. RADF is a partnership between the Queensland State Government and Paroo Shire Council.

You can download copies of the forms and guidelines below and further information is available by contacting the Community Support Officer on (07) 4655 8400. Please ensure you have read the Guidelines and complete all required forms

Applications for Round 1 will open on 16th August 2021.

Applications for Round 1 close at COB Friday 3rd September 2021. 

Please be advised that successful applications are required to submit outcome reports within eight weeks of the project's completion. RADF is a great source of funding for arts or culturally significant activities, projects and workshops (not just painting)! Culturally significant activities to Paroo, such as horsemanship, motorbikes and welding are also accepted.

Application package

RADF Guidelines

2021 - 2022 Application Form

2021-2022 Paroo Shire Council RADF Outcome Report 

How to complete a RADF budget sheet

Other useful Information

NAVA Fees & Wages Guidelines

Regional Arts Development Fund Training

This training session is primarily focused on RADF Guidelines and Processes for Community to understand when making Applications for Funding.

RADF Training session held Thursday 11th November at the CCEC Conference Room, click HERE to view the powerpoint.


Seeking new RADF committee members for 2021

The RADF Committee is also looking for new members, for more information and/or application forms please contact the Community Support Officer on (07) 4655 8400 or


For more information contact the Community Support Officer on (07) 4655 8400.