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Regional Arts Victoria announce grants

Local artists will share in over $129,000 as Regional Arts Victoria announced the recipients of the federal government's Regional Arts Fund.

Among the winners include Punctum in Castlemaine who will receive $15,000 for its gateway mentorship program and Campbells Creek's Such As They Are will receive over $9,000 for their Once And For All performance which tells the story of people buried in local cemeteries.

The Castlemaine Chamber Players were also winners receiving $6,000 to commission a musical composition for a children's choir and string quartet.