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Longreach Regional Council area


Longreach Local Government Area has an active local arts and cultural community with groups including community choirs, theatre and drama groups, pipe bands, visual arts, craftspeople and dance schools.

Arts and Culture

Current relevant plans and strategies

Longreach Regional Council Publications and Reports

Festivals and Events

Longreach Agricultural Show

Isisford Sheep and Wool Show

Shockwave Festival and Program


Arts and Cultural Assets


Longreach Civic and Cultural Centre - 96 Eagle Street Longreach Qld 4730

QANTAS Founders Museum


Longreach Arts and Crafts Centre

The Hugh Sawrey Art Gallery

Museums and Heritage

The Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame and Outback Heritage Centre

The Longreach Powerhouse Museum

The Ilfracombe Machinery & Heritage Museum


Arts Queensland investment

We are proud to partner with Longreach Regional 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: