General
21 December 2017
As the year draws to a close, we’re looking back on our highlights for 2017.
Map of Australia made up by dots.  Hand print with the palm being made up of dots. A circle surrounding each item and overlapping in the middle
Indigenous arts and languages
20 December 2017
The Government has announced that it will make not-for-profit organisations which promote, revitalise and maintain Indigenous languages eligible...
Lawai Head and Lorna McEwan at Erub Arts exhibition
Screen
19 December 2017
Ms Annabelle Herd has been appointed to the Australian Film Television and Radio School (AFTRS) Council.
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Museums, libraries and galleries
18 December 2017
The Government has appointed a new member to the Board of the National Film and Sound Archive (NFSA).
Front of the National Film and Sound Archive building
Museums, libraries and galleries
5 December 2017
The Government has appointed two new members to the Old Parliament House (OPH) Board.
Picture of the front of Old Parliament House
General
5 December 2017
From 1 January 2019, new terms of copyright protection will apply to creative works, dependent upon whether the material has been made public...
Old fashion alarm clock.  Someone is using a laptop in the background
Indigenous arts and languages
4 December 2017
The first National Indigenous Languages Convention will be held on the Gold Coast on 23 February 2018.
Performing arts
1 December 2017
“I could never have told you that at 36 years old I would be going to circus school!”
Literature
1 December 2017
The winners of the 2017 Prime Minister's Literary Awards have been announced!
Prime Minister's Literary Awards 2017 winners
Regional arts
1 December 2017
The project will develop a toolkit to promote meaningful engagement for arts and culture organisations working in regional Australia.
Regional WA arts producer Julian Canny talks about exploring sustainable regional engagement at the 2017 WA Regional Arts Summit in Mandurah.