Help us elevate the Mornington Peninsula’s reputation as an arts and culture destination. We are currently undertaking a business case and concept development.
We are seeking funding to deliver the next stage, which is a detailed concept design.
The Mornington Peninsula is a community intensely engaged with the creative arts. We have the 4th highest participation rate in arts and culture in Victoria:
We have a strong creative community:
It’s what our community wants – More than 1000 local residents provided input to our Arts and Culture Plan, their key asks included:
Mornington Peninsula Shire’s Arts and Culture Plan 2020-2024 revealed:
The contribution of a creative economy in improving cultural diversity, social inclusion, environmental sustainability and technological advancement is well recognised by both the Australian and Victorian Governments.
Both governments acknowledge the continuing effects of COVID-19 on the cultural and creative sectors and look to provide targeted support for their recovery.
One of the principles of the recently released Australia National Cultural Policy, Revive, is the restoration, building and maintenance of cultural infrastructure which includes venues and theatre.
Download: Performing Arts Centre - Priority Project(PDF, 2MB)
Have questions or want to learn more about a project, contact us below:
1300 850 600
Mornington Peninsula Shire
Private Bag 1000, Rosebud