Creative New Zealand Fund

Funding rounds for the Creative New Zealand Fund are in April and September each year. Money is available for distribution to local arts and cultural groups as follows. Applications forms will be available on our website or from our offices when funding rounds are open.


Projects must take place in the Grey District Council area and/or produce benefits that are largely experienced within the District, and must be for art or cultural purposes that:

  • Increase participation
  • Increase community-wide interest
  • Enhance and strengthen and the local arts sector
Application Guide (PDF, 216KB)​


Recipients from the second funding round of 2018/2019 include:

  • Grey District Youth ​Trust
  • Greymouth Competitions Society
  • Ochre Project Team

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