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Regional Arts Development Central West NSW
Professional development
Opportunities for individuals and organisations

Arts OutWest is a leader in arts and cultural development, acting as the peak body in the region to provide advice and assistance to the sector.

In our strategic plan we aim to provide professional development opportunities for individuals and organisations in the region.

Current activities
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Media Associates
Media Associates

Photography team

Horizons
Horizons

Career launchpad for 16 to 27 year olds

Groundfloor
Groundfloor

Supported 2024: ARI gathering

Latest news

Freelance Skills for Creatives

Friday 28 July, 10.30am, The Annex Portland.  a fast, funny and practical presentation specifically designed for creative practitioners with absolutely no business skills

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4 free workshops for creatives

March 23 Lithgow. March 24 & 25, Bathurst. Monica Davidson from Creative+Business will be in the region to deliver three fun, informative workshops: Networking tips for creatives, Pricing for creatives, Diversify your creative income.

Funding workshop with Arts OutWest. Photo Georgi Redfern
CASP Funding Workshops

2 November, Parkes. 16 November, online.  Find out how to apply for Country Arts Support Program (CASP) funding in the NSW Central West and get advice on your application.

past project case studies

Examples of past professional development activities

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Artstate Bathurst
Artstate Bathurst

2018: Part conversation, part arts festival.

Rural Arts and Culture Symposiums
Rural Arts and Culture Symposiums

2014-15: Conversations about how and why we make arts and culture

Portfolio Project
Portfolio Project

2014: professional development sessions for creatives

Springboard
Springboard

2021: arts Business skills

Professional Development with Creative Plus Business
Professional Development with Creative Plus Business

2023: professional development

contact our team members
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Kylie Shead
Executive Director

(Monday-Friday)

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Steven Cavanagh
Arts & Health Projects

(Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri)

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Maryanne Jaques
Communications

(Mon, Tues, Thurs in school hours)