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Burdekin Shire Council area


Burdekin Local Government Area has a strong arts and cultural scene. The Council provides a list of details of community groups and organisations on their website.

Arts and Culture

Current relevant plans and strategies

Burdekin Shire Council Corporate Plan | Burdekin Shire Council Community Plan 2012-22Burdekin Shire Council Arts and Cultural Development Policy


Festivals and Events

Burdekin Water Festival

Home Hill Harvest Festival

Burdekin Readers & Writers Festival

Arts and Cultural Assets


Burdekin Theatre


Burdekin Shire Council maintains a list of arts, crafts and cultural contacts.

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Arts Queensland Investment

We are proud to partner with Burdekin 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: