Museums, libraries and galleries Museums, libraries and galleries
11 March 2016
Australia’s cultural institutions are more relevant and accessible than ever before, as they find exciting new ways to attract fresh audiences....
Alsop Coin
Doc website icons separate artboards - general General
2 March 2016
The Australian Government has appointed Christine Simpson Stokes to the Board of the Australia Council for a period of three years....
Christine Simpson Stokes
Regional arts Regional arts
19 February 2016
The Australian Government announced more than $750,000 for 18 projects from the Festivals Australia program that assists community members living...
Taikoz drumming workshop, Riversdale Festival. The Australian Government has ann
Museums, libraries and galleries Museums, libraries and galleries
12 February 2016
The Australian Government has announced the appointment of Professor Sarah Derrington as a member of the Council of the Australian National...
National Maritime Museum
Museums, libraries and galleries Museums, libraries and galleries
8 February 2016
Arts Minister Senator Mitch Fifield has released a statement on the death of Dr John Hirst, an Emeritus Scholar and eminent historian....
Dr John Hirst, image courtesy of La Trobe University website
Museums, libraries and galleries Museums, libraries and galleries
4 February 2016
The Australian Government has re-appointed Mr Alan Dodge AM to the Board of the National Portrait Gallery for a term of three years....
National Portrait Gallery
Cultural heritage Cultural heritage
3 February 2016
The Australian Government has reappointed the eight members of the National Cultural Heritage Committee for a term of two years including the...
Cultural heritage Cultural heritage
3 February 2016
The Australian Government has released the final report of the independent review of the Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act 1986....
Image: Sidney Nolan, Ned Kelly, 1946, enamel paint on composition board, 90.8 x
Doc website icons separate artboards - general General
2 February 2016
The Australian Government has announced the first projects to be funded under Catalyst, the new $12 million national arts and culture fund created...
Catalyst image - decorative
Museums, libraries and galleries Museums, libraries and galleries
1 February 2016
In February 2016, the National Library of Australia added the first ebook to its collection – following the introduction of amendments to the...
People celebrating, clapping hands - National Library legal deposit.