Literature
28 October 2016
Winners of the Prime Minister’s Literary Awards will be announced on Tuesday 8 November.
Girl reading a book
Cultural heritage
26 October 2016
The Turnbull Government has announced $415,000 for 77 projects to ensure the preservation and display of objects of national significance through...
Eight Didgeridoos
Performing arts
25 October 2016
The Arts Minister has welcomed the release of the National Opera Review Final Report which contains 118 recommendations.
Theatre binoculars
Literature
17 October 2016
The 2016 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards shortlists have been announced.
2016 shortlisted books stacked on there ends.
Cultural heritage
14 October 2016
Australian Indigenous ancestral remains have been returned to Indigenous communities in a moving ceremony in London with the support of the...
Repatriation ceremony for Indigenous ancestral remains begin returned to Australia from London
General
12 October 2016
The members of the new Australia-Singapore Arts Group have been announced, strengthening cultural ties between the two nations
Singaport skyline
Indigenous arts and languages
12 October 2016
The Australian Government has announced $22.8 million to help keep Indigenous languages alive and showcase Indigenous cultural and artistic...
ILA grants
General
11 October 2016
The Australian Government has announced the appointment of four new members and the reappointment of four members to the Australia Council Board.
Australia Council Board appointments
Regional arts
13 September 2016
Almost $1 million will support eight tours to 117 locations around Australia through the Playing Australia Regional Performing Arts Touring Fund.
Photo of Griffin Theatre Company’s The Witches by Mark Nolan
Museums, libraries and galleries
30 August 2016
The Government has reappointed Mr Peter Dexter AM as Chair of the Council of the Australian National Maritime Museum for three years.