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Financial Management for Creatives

13 August 2024 at 9:30 am in Moorooduc

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Small Business Festival 2024 1 - 31 August 2024

A selection of no-cost, low-cost and value for money events to ‘pick and mix’ from.

Create a schedule of learning opportunities to suit your business needs.


  • Inspiring presentations, engaging activities and practical workshops especially designed for small businesses.
  • Opportunities for networking and connection to learn from others’ experiences.
  • Encouraging ways to start, run and grow a passion into profit.
  • Training sessions with experts providing valuable business insights to improve skills and knowledge.

Creators Network: Arts and Culture Mornington Peninsula Shire

Looking at taking the next step from creative hobby to a thriving career?

Navigating the financial landscape for creatives can be complex and overwhelming.

This one-day event includes a series of engaging and practical workshops, panel discussions and networking opportunities designed by creatives, for creatives.

Learn tips and insights into managing the realities of creative business and financial management in a professional arts practice.

Meet Your Facilitator

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Monica Davidson
Creative Plus Business

The Mornington Peninsula Creators Network is joining forces with Creative Plus Business which is a social enterprise dedicated to educating creative people and arts organisations about business skills.

Monica Davidson, founder of Creative Plus Business, is an award-winning expert in the creative industries.

Starting as a freelance filmmaker, writer, and performer, she noticed creatives were often unprepared for business challenges. After earning a Masters in Screen Arts and Business from AFTRS in 2013, she became Australia’s first Creative Industries Business Advisor.

Monica founded Creative Plus Business in 2016, growing it to support thousands of creatives. She was listed in AFR’s 100 Women of Influence and received QUT’s Creative Trailblazer Award.

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