Octopod provide $178,000 in support for Hunter arts industry

Hunter-based arts organisation, Octapod supported the Hunter arts industry to the tune of $178,000 over the last 12 months by providing direct funding, paid opportunities and professional development directly to artists.

Octapod Chair Kate Baartz told Newcastle in the Morning that the not-for-profit has just done the books for 2021 and the whole board was happily surprised by the amount of money and support provided to artists.

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