The Australian Government has released a full response to the recommendations of the National Opera Review Final Report, which examined the artistic vibrancy, financial viability and accessibility of Australia’s major opera companies. The Response to the National Opera Review Final Report and the National Opera Review Final Report are available through the Outcomes tab.

How it works

Why we want your input
The Australian Government wanted to make sure Australian audiences continue to have access to opera performances of the highest artist standard into the future.
How you can voice your opinion
The consultation period closed on 30 November 2015.
What will be the outcome of this consultation?
Submissions will be used to inform the development of the final report including recommendations to the Australian Government.

Consultation Information

Consultation tabs

The Issue

The National Opera Review is examining the artistic vibrancy, engagement with audiences and financial positions of Opera Australia, State Opera of South Australia, West Australian Opera and Opera Queensland.

These organisations are funded by the Australian Government through the Australia Council as major performing arts companies.


National Opera Review Discussion Paper

Key issues:

List of Key Issues in the National Opera Review Discussion Paper

Media release


Started September 01, 2015 00:00 AEST
Ended November 30, 2015 00:00 AEDT
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