Join our mission
How do I get involved?

Vast Arts is a member based organisation and your memberhip enables us to continue working towards our goals. You can join us from as little as $32.50 per year and recieve member benefits. We also offer a free fortnightlynewsletter through our 'Connections' project to anyone who submits their email address to our list.

How do I apply?

You can apply to be a member by simply clicking the link below and filling out the membership form. Return it to us by email or by post PO Box 121 Tambo Qld 4778. To pay by credit card please request a Paypal invoice. Membership is January to December and runs for TWO YEARS.

2018/2019 Individual $ 65.00 ($32.50 per year) includes half page feature in the Vast Arts Guide
2018/2019 Individual Full $ 120.00 ($60.00 per year) includes full page feature in the Vast Arts Guide
2018/2019 Gallery/Co-op (not for profit only) $ 120.00 ($60.00 per year) inlcudes full page featre in the Vast Arts Guide
2018/2019 Corporate (Councils, businesses) $ 250.00 ($125.00 per year) includes multiple pages in the Vast Arts Guide
Why become a member of Vast Arts?

Become part of a vibrant cultural community, and be supported no matter what your involvement in the arts in western Queensland.

You're an artist for yourself, not by yourself. Networking with others dramatically increases your enjoyment of the arts and your odds of success. Put simply, when you surround yourself with supportive contacts from diverse backgrounds and interests and start actively networking and promoting your arts practice - you'll just do better.

Vast Arts is all about supporting, promoting and showcasing our Members products and services and helping them to achieve their goals. Become a Member today and straight away you'll tap into these inspiring networking and promotional opportunities below and learn skills that will see your arts practice take flight.

Individual Member
FULL Individual Member/
Corporate Member
Half page inclusion in published biennial art and culture guide *

Full page inclusion in published biennial art and culture guide *

Multiple pages in our published biennial art and culture guide *

Subscription to our fortnightly e-newsletter to stay connected
Share, connect and interact with us on Facebook
Use of the official Vast Arts member logo
Discounted rates for workshops and development opportunities
Access to discounts arranged exclusively for Vast Arts Members
FREE consultation regarding your project or arts practice, advice for funding and support in delivery
A profile listing in the Vast Arts online members Directory

FREE promotion as one of our Featured Members in our e-newsletter, online and in social media

Media and PR opportunities via involvement in our projects

Receive alerts for speaking gigs via our network

Secure free display tables at Vast Arts events

Insert promo flyers into delegate satchels at Vast Arts and partner events

Submit articles for publication online via our news and blog pages, and in our e-newsletter

Apply to be appointed as an official arts and cultural blogger

Discounted rates when advertising in our published and online arts guide

* Biennial art and culture guide ‘VAST ARTS GUIDE’
  • A comprehensive guide to the art and culture of western Queensland
  • Established in 2010 as the Kunmurri Art Trail
  • Next edition to be released March 2018
  • Up to 10,000 copies distributed per edition to Visitor Information Centres, art and cultural sites throughout Queensland and northern NSW

Our Members also enjoy...
  • An organisational structure and culture built by Vast Arts over the past four decades which ensures Members are truly encouraged in their arts practice.
  • The opportunity to grow and develop through exposure to our diverse range of projects and delivered opportunities.
  • Being part of an organisation that provides real opportunities for Members to be linked up with each other for support.
  • A framework designed to create synergies between fellow Members which in turn leads to collaborative partnerships and mutually benefiting opportunities for all.
  • Meeting and sharing with like-minded people who have empathy with each other's situation regardless of their level of involvement in the arts.
  • Contact with people from a vast range of professions and backgrounds who can become mentors, friends and offer all forms of support for your arts practice and career endeavours.
  • The opportunity to showcase your products and services to an entirely new potential group of clients and referral advocates.    
Core Values
  • Vast Arts leads collaboration with those working to promote the value of art and culture in our communities.
  • Vast Arts prepares its members to continually excel in a dynamic and evolving arts practice competing in a global marketplace.
  • Vast Arts advances arts and culture by generating, collecting and disseminating applied knowledge.
Network + Visibility
Vast Arts membership opens the door to opportunities to showcase your work and your career.
  • Active. By being an active member of the arts and cultural community of western Queensland you have added to its vibrancy and legitimacy.
  • Association. Promote your Vast Arts membership as a designation of professionalism to clients, employers, and the arts community.
  • Logo. Let your audience know you are a member of the community that represents art and culture in western Queensland. The Vast Arts Member logo can be used on personal business cards, letterhead, or websites in areas where member’s names appear.
  • Expand your industry relationships. Increase your network of peers and product partners to elevate your arts practice.
  • Access Leadership Opportunities. Guide the direction of arts and culture in western Queensland and enhance your profile through volunteer leadership, project and event management opportunities.
  • Drive Innovation. Be the grassroots support for innovation that impacts arts and culture in your community.