Arts and culture in Moira

We are committed to improving the liveability and actively shaping the future for our residents through arts and culture activities and programs.

Our role is to:

  • Identify and develop opportunities for arts and culture programs, events and tourism shire-wide
  • Work with existing arts and culture groups to enhance access to and enjoyment of programs and activities
  • Create new networks that bring together community groups as well as encourage the formation of new groups
  • Engage with local schools to raise the profile of community arts and culture
  • Seek out funding to support new and existing arts and culture initiatives.

Some key initiatives include:

  • Arts and Culture Strategy (under development)
  • Arts and Culture grants
  • Supporting events including Harmony Day, Reconciliation Day and NAIDOC Week
  • Manage the various activities in the Barmah Forest Heritage and Education Centre.