About

The Regional Arts Services Network (RASN) is an initiative of the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland.  RASN is a new approach to the delivery of state-wide arts services, supported through Arts Queensland, and led by the sector.

Eight service providers form the state-wide network:

Red Ridge (Western Queensland)

Queensland Music Festival (North Queensland)

Central Queensland University (Central Queensland)

Empire Theatre Projects (South-West Queensland)

Creative Alliance Queensland (South-East Queensland North)

Access Community Services (Ipswich and Logan)

Arts Queensland (Far North Queensland)

Waratah Nicholls, hosted in Cooktown through a partnership arrangement with Arts Queensland and the Cook Shire Council (Cape York and the Torres Strait)


Queensland Music Festival is proud to serve as the State Coordination Office (SCO) Provider.

The SCO supports RASN through:
• acting as the secretariat to support the RASN model
•leveraging its regional delivery expertise, particularly with regard to capacity-building, attracting new arts investment and working in partnership with regional stakeholders
•supporting the network with planning and communications
•taking the lead in developing statewide strategy and contributing to policy discussions
•acting as a connector to arts funding opportunities

Download the RASN Map to learn more about the regions.

For further information, visit: 
www.arts.qld.gov.au/rasn