To build sustainable professional creative practice on the Sunshine Coast by supporting artists, creative entrepreneurs and arts & cultural organisations to develop business, marketing and audience development skills necessary to thrive in a competitive marketplace.

‘A Creative Space for Creatives’

The SCAIP operations at the Old Ambulance Station in Nambour on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland support emerging and established creatives to achieve their maximum potential through providing:

  • A managed multi-disciplinary art space with physical places for offices, retail, training, analogue and digital recording, rehearsal, performance and exhibition space.
  • Support for peer-based learning through artist residencies, creative business incubation and acceleration programs.
  • Opportunities for creative business development through hosting entrepreneurial training initiatives, and ultimately providing a space that embraces a wide range of art and creative practice.