Blue Mountains City of the Arts Trust Advisory Committee - Expression of Interest

Closing Wednesday 18 November 2020 at 5pm

The Blue Mountains City of the Arts Trust was established by Council to support the arts in the Blue Mountains. It has an Advisory Committee that administers an annual arts program and Council is seeking new members. If you would like to support our artists and help the arts thrive in the Blue Mountains consider contributing your talents and expertise to the Committee.

Who can apply?
Individuals with knowledge of the Blue Mountains arts/creative sector and professional arts experience who reside or work in the Blue Mountains. 

Where do I find more information?
Download information and application form on this page. To use the PDF fillable forms, on PC or MAC:

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Inquiries: 4780 5544 or

Applications should be marked “EoI Blue Mountains City of the Arts Trust Advisory Committee Membership” and lodged via email to or in writing to:

         City of the Arts Trust Program Manager
         Blue Mountains City Council,
         Locked Bag 1005, Katoomba, NSW 2780 

General information

The Blue Mountains City of the Arts Trust was created to build on the City’s reputation of being the State’s inaugural City of the Arts.

The Blue Mountains City Council is the Trustee and each year Council contributes $50,000 to the Trust to administer a grants program. The Trust Advisory Committee makes recommendations to the Blue Mountains City Council to support selected arts projects in the visual, performing and literary arts for the benefit of Blue Mountains residents.

The Trust can also receive donations to support arts and cultural activity within the Blue Mountains. It has Tax Deductible Gift Recipient status. ABN 74144673857

If you would like to be a patron of the arts in the Blue Mountains, you can make a donation by contacting the Cultural Development Coordinator at Council on 4780 5000 or emailing