Perth Festival have released their 2022 Impact Report. The annual report explores the reach of Perth's premier arts festival, and notes this year that $10.9 million was paid to Western Australian artists, workers, suppliers, and contractors over the course of the event. The festival delivered 125 events featuring 630 artists, and had a direct economic impact of $20 million. With closed borders, there was a reduced tourism impact from past years, however this also meant that almost all the artists were from WA.
Read the report