The Arts Minister has welcomed the release of the National Opera Review Final Report which contains 118 recommendations.

25 October 2016

The review was undertaken by an independent, expert panel chaired by Dr Helen Nugent AO, with Mr Moffatt Oxenbould AM, Mr Andrew McKinnon and Ms Kathryn Fagg.

The review explored how Australian audiences can continue to access opera performances of the highest artistic standard.

The National Opera Review Final Report has now been released by the Government and its recommendations will be considered by government.

The final report can be found under the “Outcomes” section at

Minister Fifield’s media release is available at