7 October 2015
Arts and culture ministers from across the country met in Mildura on Friday 2 October 2015 for the annual Meeting of Cultural Ministers....
Performing arts Performing arts
1 October 2015
Today on World Ballet Day 2015, Arts Minister Senator Mitch Fifield announced an increase in Australian Government support for the Australian...
Australian Ballet School
Performing arts Performing arts
25 September 2015
Arts Minister Senator Mitch Fifield has announced the release of the National Opera Review discussion paper by a review panel....
Image of a pair of binoculars.
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21 September 2015
On 20 September 2015 the Prime Minister announced Senator the Hon Mitch Fifield would become Minister for Communications and Minister for the Arts....
Portrait - Minister Fifield.
Literature Literature
11 September 2015
Arts Minister Senator George Brandis has announced the appointment of Ms Louise Adler AM as the inaugural Chair of the Book Council of Australia,...
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11 September 2015
Arts Minister Senator George Brandis has announced the appointment of Ms Rebecca Weisser to the Australia Council Board for a three year term....
Portrait - Rebecca Weisser.
Cultural heritage Cultural heritage
10 September 2015
Arts Minister Senator George Brandis has announced the approval of the National Museum of Australia for five years as an approved borrowing...
Aerial view of the National Museum of Australia, Canberra. Credit: Adam McGrath.
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10 September 2015
From today new classification rules will streamline application processes for cultural institutions, film festivals and computer game expos to show...
Regional arts Regional arts
10 September 2015
Arts Minister Senator George Brandis has announced the Festivals Australia and Visions of Australia regional touring programs are now open for...
Indigenous arts and languages. Indigenous arts and languages
26 August 2015
The Australian Government has announced $11.9 million for 2015-16 to support work to revive and maintain Australia’s Indigenous languages....
Performers on stage at the Garma Festival.