Events & festivals funding

We have a rich history of supporting arts, cultural, community, sporting, tourism and special interest events. In 2016-2017, 34 events received support through our funding streams. These included the Laverton Festival, Australia Day in Altona, Williamstown Literary Festival and the Newport Folk Festival.

Information on Council’s funding priorities can be found in the Events and Festivals Plan 2016-2021 and Events and Festivals Funding Policy and Guidelines.