Touring Victoria provides support for Victorian arts and cultural organisations or professional creative practitioners  touring a professional production, performance, exhibition or program to regional and outer-metropolitan Victoria.

Download the Touring Victoria program guidelines (DOC, 203.5 KB)

Funding available

There is no upper limit to the level of grant.

Applicants intending to apply for more than $25,000 need to discuss their tours with program staff prior to the closing dates.

Who can apply

  • Victorian arts and cultural organisations; and
  • Victorian based professional creative practitioners that have a history of presenting quality, professional arts product; and
  • Tour coordinators applying on behalf of Victorian arts and cultural organisations or creative practitioners; and
  • Other organisations, such as community or local government with relevant experience, coordinating or presenting a tour.

Key dates

There are two Touring Victoria funding rounds in 2018:

Round opens: 1 February 2018 using the Creative Victoria Grants Portal
Round closes: 5pm, 1 March 2018 for tours taking place from 1 July 2018 onwards.

Round opens: 14 June 2018
Round closes: 5pm, 12 July 2018 for tours taking place from 1 January 2019.

It takes approximately 12 weeks from the closing date until the funding results are available.

Who to talk to

Fiona Beckwith: 8683 3137 or 1800 134 894 (toll free country Victoria only) or at
Sophine Chai: 8683 3164 or at

Links and downloads

Touring Victoria program guidelines (DOC, 203.5 KB)
Application drafting tool DOC, 85.0 KB
Budget drafting tool (XLS, 103.0 KB)
Tour itinerary template (XLS, 49.5 KB)
Information for all applicants
Creative Victoria Grants Portal
Previous Recipients