Indigenous arts and languages. Indigenous arts and languages
8 July 2019
Shining the spotlight on the story of the Seven Sisters Dreaming during NAIDOC Week and how it is helping revive ancient languages in South...
The Tjitjiku Inma (For All the Kids to Dance Ceremony) project
Indigenous arts and languages. Indigenous arts and languages
5 July 2019
In a creative and inspiring approach to the International Year of Indigenous Languages, prominent public artist Allan Giddy will use the natural...
Cockaroo Flow
Cultural heritage Cultural heritage
4 July 2019
The Government will provide over $100,000 to preserve a rare guitar used by Australian surf rock band The Atlantics, and a 19th century silver...
Silver candelabra epergne
Regional arts Regional arts
4 July 2019
More than $580,000 will be provided to 16 new arts projects through the Festivals Australia program.
Image of a straw Western Swamp Tortoise giant sculpture.
Indigenous arts and languages. Indigenous arts and languages
3 July 2019
Double the celebrations for the Cairns Indigenous Art Fair (CIAF) – with its bumper 10 year anniversary program commemorating the International...
Craig Koometta, Untitled, 2015. Mixed media. Photo by Michael Marzik. © Wik and Kugu Arts Centre, Aurukun
Museums, libraries and galleries Museums, libraries and galleries
2 July 2019
Our national cultural institutions are celebrating NAIDOC Week with a series of events, seminars and workshops from 7 to 14 July 2019.
NAIDOC Week 2019
Indigenous arts and languages. Indigenous arts and languages
2 July 2019
The ancient story of a Creation Ancestor provides an important botanical and ecological map for the Nyikina people of Western Australia that is...
Screenshot from SharingStories Woonyoomboo the Night Heron Part 1 video
Cultural heritage Cultural heritage
1 July 2019
From 1 July 2019, institutions will need to lodge Cultural Gifts Program submissions online.
Typing on a computer
Indigenous arts and languages. Indigenous arts and languages
28 June 2019
A new course teaching Kunwinjku language is being offered to university students.
Cathy Bow and Seraine Namungja
Indigenous arts and languages. Indigenous arts and languages
26 June 2019
First Languages Australia is working towards a time when Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages are in general use by communities around...
International Year of Indigenous Languages logo