Media Releases

  • Sparking the arts sector

    Recommendations to support the recovery of the Australia’s arts and cultural sector after the significant impacts of the bushfires then COVID will be laid out in a report released today by the House of Representatives Communications and the Arts Committee.

    Media release issue date: Wednesday, 27 October 2021

  • Painting a clearer picture of Australia’s arts scene

    Folk, theatre, videogames and galleries are amongst a host of Australian arts bodies who will give evidence as part of an ongoing inquiry into the state of the Australian arts sector.

    Media release issue date: Thursday, 4 February 2021

  • Helen Garner, Christos Tsiolkas to headline arts sector hearings

    A parliamentary inquiry into the state of Australia’s arts sector will hold its first virtual public hearings this week.

    Media release issue date: Wednesday, 11 November 2020

  • State of the arts in 2020 and beyond: new inquiry

    Australia’s cultural and creative industries and institutions will be the focus of a new Parliamentary inquiry. The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Communications and the Arts will hear evidence on the benefits the arts bring to Australia, and the significant impacts that COVID-19 has had on this important industry.

    Media release issue date: Thursday, 27 August 2020

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