• Inclusivity is at the heart of Crossroad Arts' work in Mackay (photos by Russell Shakespeare)

  • Youth Cre8 Kuranda provides 'a space for young people to gather and communicate and play and learn'

  • We support rural, regional and remote communities in Queensland and Northern Territory

  • 'Whatever Waltja does, culture is in the centre of what we do and we hold that strong'

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The Tim Fairfax Family Foundation is proud to support the work of a diverse range of organisations to create opportunities in rural, regional and remote communities of Queensland and the Northern Territory.

What We Support

  • Bringing past collections back to Milingimbi

    Yolngu leaders and art workers on the remote island of Milingimbi in North East Arnhem Land are working together to repatriate images of culturally significant artworks, ceremonial objects and photographs. Steeped in active cultural practice, artworks from this region include barks, ceremonial poles, carvings and weavings. These important works are dispersed throughout Australia and

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Latest News

  • Queensland Theatre’s The Scene Project goes digital

    Each year, schools across Queensland participate in Queensland Theatre’s The Scene Project, a highly interactive drama program for schools, which encourages students to explore and engage in the creative process of performance from rehearsal through to presentation. Over the course of two terms, students work with a newly commissioned script to develop their own unique 15-minute version of the

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  • Queensland's chamber orchestra Camerata during a performance

    Camerata takes performances online

    Queensland’s chamber orchestra, Camerata, has responded to the COVID-19 restrictions on public gatherings by activating a number of online performances that continue to delight and inspire audiences through this challenging time. Camerata’s 5@5 daily performances, filmed at home by members of the ensemble and accessible for free via YouTube, have already seen more than 150,000 listeners tune

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  • Topology launches TOP UP ONLINE music training programs

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  • 2020 Australia Council awards recipients

    Congratulations to Crossroad Arts’ outstanding young leader, Autumn Skuthorpe

    We were delighted to hear the news that Autumn Skuthorpe of Crossroad Arts has been awarded the Australia Council for the Arts’ 2020 Kirk Robson Award for outstanding leadership in Community Arts and Cultural Development (CACD). Congratulations, Autumn! Autumn has been a member of the Crossroad Arts team since 2006, and is known for the exceptional creativity, energy and deep respect she

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  • Community. Regional. Up Skill. Haven in Mackay

    In October TFFF Program Manager, Roz Black travelled to Mackay to observe and participate in Crossroad Arts’ new and innovative Community. Regional. Up Skill. Haven (C.R.U.S.H)  program. Roz joined participants, some who had travelled from interstate, in a series of intensive workshops designed to explore inclusive contemporary movement and theatre-making.   Over three days

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