The Shoalhaven Arts Board oversees the development of Arts in the City. Its role is to enrich, celebrate and develop the arts for the benefit, esteem and image of the whole of the Shoalhaven community. Its activities include:
- Provides grants for small museums in the Shoalhaven.
- Provides arts magazines, arts and artist directory and arts information brochures.
- Annual grants to artists and arts organisations for innovative and quality arts programs. Applications open May and close June.
- Oversees Council’s art collection and acquisitions.
- Sponsorship of the Shoalhaven Youth Orchestra.
- Innovative public art and arts projects for the City.