Raise the Roof

Raise the Roof is an invitation-only grants program that supports the expansion of annual performing arts programs delivered by performing arts venues in regional Western Australia.


  • Raise the quality, scale and profile of the performing arts in regional centres
  • Boost tourism in regional Western Australia and employment opportunities, particularly in regional performing arts venues
  • Enable regional performing arts venues to better leverage investment and generate income; and
  • Increase the number of opportunities for the community to participate in arts and cultural arts activities at the venue.

Apply for a grant

Check here for the Raise the Roof program handbook for information on who can apply, when to apply and eligible activities.

Check the key dates calendar for closing dates.

Register or Log in to Online Grants to apply online.

Refer to the First Time Applicant Handbook for instructions on completing your application.

Contact a Creative Regions Grants and Programs Officer if you need assistance.


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