Creative Communities Scheme: Successful Applicants August 2023

Here are the successful applicants from the March 2023 Creative Communities Scheme funding round:

Creative Communities Scheme
August 2023 Round

Organisation Project Amount Allocated
Coromandel Art Group Coromandel Art Group Annual Exhibition $945.00
Whangamatā Patch and Quilt King’s Birthday Quilt and Textile Art Exhibition $1,713.89
Isabel Gilbert-Palmer Ringawera Ringahera $1,262.00
Thames Music and Drama Inc Chicago. $2,500.00
Coromandel Independent Living Trust Artists in the Making - Creative Spaces $1,500.00
Puriri School Year 8 Pou Whenua $1,068.14
Eloise Green Princesses, Pirates and Fairies Picnic $376.00
Thames South School (Te Kura o Te Kauaeranga) A sense of identity $2,000.00
Roshan Tuivavalagi Vocal Nash $1,000.00
Neil Pascoe - Thames Musicians Club Thames Musicians Club Summer Concert $1,500.00
Arts Collective Whangamatā Inc Art Expand: Series of Autumn (2024) workshops for the artist.. $1,250.00
Coromandel Players Inc Santa in Space - a pantomime $400.00
Total of applicants $16,565.03



Creative Communities Scheme Festival Fund
August 2023 Round

Organisation Project Amount Allocated
Whangamatā Summer Festival Festival performers for our annual market $ 2,834.56
Steampunk the Thames Steampunk the Thames Festival $ 5,000.00
Mercury Bay Art Escape Advertising support for Mercury Bay Art Escape Open Studios Festival $ 2,858.56