Museums, libraries and galleries
8 May 2017
Each year we work with our National Cultural Institutions to highlight the key role they play in the lives of Australians and the cultural...
National Cultural Institutions KPI
Literature
3 May 2017
Entries are now closed for this year’s Prime Minister’s Literary Awards.
Prime Minister's Literary Award
Museums, libraries and galleries
2 May 2017
The Government has appointed Ms Alison Page and Mr David Blackley as part-time members of the Council of the Australian National Maritime Museum ...
Indigenous arts and languages
28 April 2017
The Government will provide more than $200,000 to support an exhibition in Singapore of unique Indigenous sculptures.
Ghost net sculpture
Cultural heritage
28 April 2017
The return of Indigenous ancestral remains from overseas institutions is only the first step in the journey of returning ancestors back to Country.
Smoking ceremony of King Ng:Tja at the Museum of Tropical Queensland
Museums, libraries and galleries
27 April 2017
Winter is almost here, come out of the cold and see what’s on at our national institutions.
Autumn leaves in frozen puddle
Cultural heritage
27 April 2017
2017-18 Anzac Centenary Arts and Culture Fund recipients have been announced.
Museums, libraries and galleries
21 April 2017
With Anzac Day just around the corner, we take a look at the important role newsmaps played for Australians during World War I.
Newsmap of Gallipoli War Area - 1915
Museums, libraries and galleries
20 April 2017
Applications for the Maritime Museums of Australia Project Support Scheme are open.
Entrance to the Australian National Maritime Museum
Museums, libraries and galleries
12 April 2017
The Government has appointed Mr Kim Ledger and Ms Caroline Elliott as members to the Board of the NFSA for three year terms.
Entrance of the National Film and Sound Archive