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Balonne Shire Council area


Balonne Local Government Area has an active arts and cultural scene. It has a number of arts groups through the major centres ranging from silver smithing to visual arts to dance.

Arts and Culture

Balonne Shire Council Corporate Plan 2013-2018, Balonne Shire 2025, Balonne Shire Economic Development Plan:

Draft Balonne Shire Arts and Culture Policy 2013-2018 |  Balonne Shire 2025 | Balonne Shire Economic Development Plan


Festivals and Events

Yellow Bellow Country Music Festival

St George Show

Dirranbandi Show

Arts and Cultural assets


St George Cultural Centre

Dirribandi Civic Centre

Bollon Civic Centre

Thallon Community Hall

Hebel Community Hall

Museums and Heritage

St George Heritage Centre

Bollon Heritage Centre

Arts Queensland investment

We are proud to partner with Balonne Shire Council to support a range of local arts and cultural initiatives through the Regional Arts Development Fund in addition to investments through our other funding programs.

View previous funding recipients.

Other Queensland Government investment 

The Queensland Government also provides funding for local arts and cultural activities through the following investment programs: