GOVERNMENT AID PACKAGES
Information on the current State, Territory and Federal packages:
FEDERAL GOVERNMENT STIMULUS PACKAGES
- First stimulus package:
- Second stimulus package:
- Third stimulus package:
- Income support for INDIVIDUALS:
FACT SHEET HERE
- Support for BUSINESS:
- Second stimulus package: What You Need To Know (from the Victorian Music Development Office):
STATE & TERRITORY GOVERNMENT STIMULUS PACKAGES
AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY
- $8 million in relief funding for the Arts sector:
- $4 billion stimulus package:
NEW SOUTH WALES
- $2.3 billion economic stimulus package:
- $65 million economic stimulus package:
- $350 million economic stimulus package:
- $1.5 million Arts Grants support:
- $420 million economic stimulus package:
- $607 million economic stimulus package:
- $1.7 billion economic stimulus package:
If you’ve lost your job or a substantial part of your income we strongly suggest you commence the process for registering for payments from Centrelink.
Check your eligibility here
Arts Law Covid-19 FAQ for artists
Answers to some of the most common questions Arts Law Centre of Australia has received from artists and arts organisations.
Mutual Aid Database
A searchable state-by-state database of informal mutual aid groups
An online hub for the rapidly proliferating community care groups. Powered by GetUp!
Facebook group matching the transferrable skills of arts workers for odd-job needs – Airtasker but for the arts community.
Doctors without babysitters
A private Facebook group aimed at matching doctors in need of childcare with creatives in need of work.
Geographically organised P2P of help needed and help available.
Coronavirus: What you need to know
A general Covid-19 information and resource page by GetUp!
Free Event Technology Training, Tutorials and Workshops
A list of all free event tech training being offered during the crisis – skill up while you’re locked down
Covid-19 Operational Planning Guidelines: Course
Online learning modules developed by the World Health Organisation to help countries scale up their Covid-19 preparedness.
The Sound of Silence
A national industry initiative to raise funds for Support Act and CrewCare.
An events initiative established to counter the narrative that meeting places are dangerous in anticipation of the “all clear” from authorities once the threat has passed.
Friends of Fuzzy Directory
A list of resources and ways you can help struggling live events workers and make it through yourself.
Support for Gig Photographers
A roll call of some wonderful Sydney and Melbourne gig photographers who you can support through direct print purchases. From Time Out.