Contemporary Music Touring Program Now Open - MusicNSW

The Australian Government’s Office for the Arts’s Round 22 of the Contemporary Music Touring Program is now open for tours starting from 1 July 2012. Applications close at 5pm on 2 December 2011.The Contemporary Music Touring Program provides funding support for contemporary music touring activities.

Regional and remote touring is a priority and may include the movement of artists to, from or around regional Australia.

The round will be open for six weeks, closing on Friday 2 December 2011. No late applications will be accepted.

Round 22 is the first to be assessed by the contemporary music subpanel of the newly-formed Regional and Touring Arts Programs Expert Assessment Panel.

The Expert Assessment Panel also includes a visual art and cultural heritage subpanel, and a performing arts subpanel.  They will assess applications made under Playing Australia, Visions of Australia and the Contemporary Touring Initiative.

If you have any further questions please contact the Contemporary Music Touring Program Secretariat on 1800 819 461 or via email

To apply, head here.