Income Lost – grant recipients announced

Income Lost Small Grants was a program which aimed to support emerging and experimental practitioners in the Hunter region, across all creative disciplines. The grant, which provided a half ...

Contributors Announced: Octapod x StoryCasters – Podcast Project

Interviews are underway for our collaboration with Diversity Arts Australia – the Octapod X Storycasters Podcast project which will see eight unique stories from culturally and linguistically diverse (CaLD) ...

StoryCasters x Octapod – Podcast Project

  Octapod is delighted to collaborate with Diversity Arts Australia (DARTS) to present an exciting podcast project during August. We are offering paid opportunities to eight culturally and linguistically ...

Workshop: Get the Grant!

Come with your idea to create a vibrant space somewhere in Port Stephens and leave ready to prepare or finish off your grant application. Get rapid feedback on your ...

Free Online Music Industry Training

FREE MUSIC TRAINING AVAILABLE: Octapod is helping to lead the transition of previously planned live events to the digital space. To help accomplish this Octopod has partnered with local ...

Octapod awarded grant for COVID-19 Response

We are thrilled to announce that Octapod has been confirmed as a recipient of funding support from Create NSW COVID-19 Response ‘Digitise’ Initiative. The grant will see us provide ...

This Is Not Art 2020 – Programming Announcement

In light of the challenges presented by COVID-19 and in the interest of safety, TiNA live programming has been cancelled for 2020. Our annual programming that usually takes place ...

Octapod gets a new home

Octapod is thrilled to announce our new home at Newcastle Art Space located in Islington. Established in 1983 as the Newcastle Community Arts Centre (NCAC), Newcastle Art Space is ...

Octapod seeks new Executive Manager

Octapod is seeking to appoint a new Executive Manager to lead the organisation into its next phase. Our organisation Octapod believes that arts and culture are critical to the ...