In 2016, the United Nations (UN) reported that 40 per cent (2,680) of the estimated 6,700 languages spoken around the world were in danger of disappearing.
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In providing the necessary access to education, information and knowledge in and about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages, the complex environment for Australia's languages needs to be...
One of UNESCO's major objectives is to raise awareness of both the risks associated with the loss of language, and how language and knowledge systems could aid in sustainable development,...
The United Nations (UN) General Assembly has declared 2019 the International Year of Indigenous Languages (IY2019) to raise awareness of the crucial role languages play in people's daily lives.
The National Cultural Heritage Control List describes the type of material that may need an export permit.
You may need a permit to export some works of fine or decorative art from Australia.
With Easter and the school holidays fast approaching, find out what’s on to keep the family entertained at our national cultural institutions.
Why not visit one of our national institutions this October to get your culture hit this Spring?
If you have work on consignment to galleries and dealers, you can register with the Personal Property Securities Register to protect it.
It’s cooling down but there is still plenty to see and do at our national institutions.
Stay indoors and experience stunning art and culture at our cultural institutions this winter.
In need of some culture and creativity? Our national institutions have got you covered this August.
In Australia, national and international cultural property is protected through the Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act 1986, which gives effect to the UNESCO Convention on the Means of...
The Australian Screen Production Incentive supports screen production through generous tax incentives.
Below are some examples of cultural property returned by the Australian Government to foreign countries under the Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act 1986.
We have compiled a list of arts and cultural funding opportunities available from our arts portfolio agencies. The list will be updated regularly to reflect current funding opportunities.
The Cultural Gifts Program offers tax incentives to encourage people to donate cultural items to public art galleries, museums, libraries and archives in Australia.
Gifts donated under the Cultural Gifts Program must have their value assessed by approved valuers.
Information for Australian institutions participating in the Cultural Gifts Program.