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Croydon Shire Council area


Croydon Council area has an arts and cultural scene focused around adults from the town and station communities, the school and its students combined with parents and grandparents, vacation care, and after school care (run by the Council). Croydon values its diverse heritage and is a strong supporter preserving this and telling the stories for future generations.

Arts and Culture

Current relevant plans and strategies

Croydon Shire Council Corporate Plan |  Croydon Shire Council Community Plan  

Festivals and Events

Poddy Dodgers Festival

Australia Day Event

Croydon Heritage Week


Arts and Cultural Assets


The Croydon Heritage Precinct

Museums and Heritage

Croydon Visitor Information Centre

Chinese Temple Site

Mining Museum

Federation Park


Arts Queensland investment

We are proud to partner with Croydon 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: