30 August 2022
The meetings focused on enabling employment opportunities in the arts.
Theatre performers in a human pyramid with two people looking on from a distance.
26 August 2022
Some of Australia’s leading creatives will play a key role in shaping our new National Cultural Policy.
Dancers spin each other on stage
Cultural heritage Cultural heritage
17 August 2022
Hundreds of ceramics illegally removed from a historic shipwreck have been returned to Indonesia.
2 August 2022
Expert advisory groups will support consultation on a new National Cultural Policy.
Synthony concert, Melbourne, 2021. Image courtesty of Duco Events. Woman singing.
Indigenous arts and languages. Indigenous arts and languages
28 July 2022
More than $57 million will be shared across 84 community-based Indigenous languages and arts activities.
Bangarra dancers on stage performing Wudjang: Not the Past.
Cultural heritage Cultural heritage
25 July 2022
A billiard table from the 1800s provides a unique glimpse back in time.
The History of Australia Billiard Table, with green felt top and ornate carvings on timber side and end panels
Cultural heritage Cultural heritage
25 July 2022
Narungga and Kaurna ancestors are among those returning to their ancestral home.
Repatriation ceremony out the front of the Smithsonian Institute, National Museum of Natural History, Washington D.C. Kaurna Elder Major Sumner with Allan Sumner (Kaurna), Doug Milera (Narungga) and Cyril Kartinyeri (Narungga)
19 July 2022
The Productivity Commission's draft report into Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander visual arts and crafts identifies the value of and addresses...
Mornington Island Arts’ artist’s hand holding a paintbrush working on a painting.
19 July 2022
Our National Collecting Institutions are set to tour exhibitions to remote, regional, metropolitan and international audiences.
Family sits by a swimming pool at a hotel in the 1960s.
Performing arts Performing arts
15 July 2022
14 arts projects will share in over $630,000 through the latest Festivals Australia program funding round.
This image shows three singers in colourful, patterned clothing, with a guitarist and drummer, on a lit performance stage as part of the opening night of the 2021 Castlemaine State Festival. Ajak Kwai and Riel Dë Nyiër: World premiere at the Castlemaine