This scheme acknowledges the role artists and local venues play in the cultural life of the Port Pirie Regional Council.  Limited subsidies of up to $125 are available to assist individuals and $200 for groups with the costs of registering for the SALA Festival.

Subsidies will be provided:

  • For costs associated with registrations for SALA exhibitions, open studios and events in Port Pirie Regional Council, up to $125 for individuals and up to $200 for groups.
  • The total grant pool is $3,000 and allocation of subsidies will be split equally between all eligible applications and will be awarded on a first come first served basis.

Artists are required to:

  • Complete registration for SALA via their online form ( by the closing date of 11 May 2022.
  • Complete and email this SALA Rego Reimbursement Application Port Pirie Regional Council  along with a copy of the SALA registration and payment receipt to Ursula Halpin at
  • Acknowledge Port Pirie Regional Council’s support by including ‘Proudly supported by Port Pirie Regional Council’ on exhibition promotional material and social media
  • Use social media hashtags #portpirieregionalcouncil #discoverportpirie @portpirieregcouncil #SALAPortPirie @SALA

Key dates:

  • Applications for the Port Pirie Regional Council subsidy close 13 May 2022 (Applications will be dated in order of receipt, and no correspondence will be entered into).
  • Reimbursements will be processed according to Council’s payment procedure timeline.

Submission checklist:

  • Completed application form attached
  • SALA registration receipt attached

Statement by a Supplier Form attached (if applicant does not have an ABN)

At the conclusion of your exhibition, please email a photo/s of yourself with your exhibition or your exhibition.  Please note that these images may be used for reporting purposes e.g. in a future Council report, Annual Report or other Council strategic documents. Photos can be emailed to