Latest Work From Bangarra Dance Theatre Attended By Minister

Latest Work From Bangarra Dance Theatre Attended By Minister

24 August 2019

Queensland Minister for the Arts Leeanne Enoch Latest Work From Bangarra Dance Theatre Opens In Queensland Victor P Taffa Stories of First Nations peoples, and 65,000 years of history and culture, is being told through the latest works from Bangarra Dance Theatre, which opened tonight in Brisbane. Attending the opening performance of Bangarra: 30 years […]

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The Nightingale Premieres On Tasmanian Screens Ahead Of National Release

The Nightingale Premieres On Tasmanian Screens Ahead Of National Release

21 August 2019

Tasmania Minister for the Arts Elise Archer The Nightingale Soars Onto Tasmanian Screens Victor P Taffa Tasmania’s screen industry continues to shine with tonight marking the state premiere of the highly-anticipated feature film The Nightingale. Hodgman Government supported the film with a $250,000 investment which has resulted in an injection of $4.5 Million into the […]

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Darwin To Host Inaugural National Aboriginal Fashion Awards In 2020

Darwin To Host Inaugural National Aboriginal Fashion Awards In 2020

10 August 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism Sport and Culture Lauren Moss Darwin To Host Inaugural National Aboriginal Fashion Awards Victor P Taffa Northern Territory will become the epicentre of Aboriginal fashion following the Territory Government’s announcement that the inaugural National Aboriginal Fashion Awards will be launched in Darwin next year. Minister for Tourism, Sport and Culture, […]

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$44.7 Million Funding Boost For Libraries Announced By Minister

$44.7 Million Funding Boost For Libraries Announced By Minister

09 August 2019

Victoria Minister for Local Government Adem Somyurek Record Funding Boost For Victorian Libraries Victor P Taffa Victoria’s public libraries will receive more funding than ever before thanks to the Andrews Government. Minister for Local Government Adem Somyurek today announced $44.7 Million in funding to support public libraries across Victoria to buy new books and e-resources […]

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Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair On From 9-11 August 2019

Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair On From 9-11 August 2019

06 August 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism Sport and Culture Lauren Moss Darwin Events Celebrate Our Rich Arts And Cultural Talent Victor P Taffa This month Darwin hosts an eclectic mix of art, couture, musical and cultural events highlighting the best in Australian Indigenous high-end fashion, fine art, music and a host of international and national performers. […]

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Heritage Listing For Collie Railway Roundhouse And Turntable

Heritage Listing For Collie Railway Roundhouse And Turntable

18 July 2019

Western Australia Acting Minister for Heritage Stephen Dawson Collie Railway Roundhouse And Turntable Heritage Listed Victor P Taffa Rare remaining steam locomotive roundhouse and turntable a link to Collie region’s history of coal mining State Government has recently committed almost $1 Million towards roundhouse’s restoration Historic facility set to offer Collie tourism benefits as State […]

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Disney-Owned Visual Effects Company ILM To Set Up In Sydney

Disney-Owned Visual Effects Company ILM To Set Up In Sydney

16 July 2019

New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian New South Wales Minister for Jobs and Investment Stuart Ayres New South Wales Minister for the Arts Don Harwin Star Wars Comes To Sydney As ILM Commits On Permanent Studio Victor P Taffa More than 500 local jobs will be created when Disney-owned visual effects company Industrial Light & […]

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Guildford Historic Town To Be Included In State Register Of Heritage Places

Guildford Historic Town To Be Included In State Register Of Heritage Places

07 July 2019

Western Australia Minister for Heritage David Templeman Western Australia’s Only Inland Port Added To State Heritage Register Victor P Taffa Guildford’s 190-year history recognised on Heritage Register Guildford Historic Town the largest precinct entered on the Heritage Register First place to be registered under the new Heritage Act 2018 Guildford Historic Town will today be […]

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New Interim Art Gallery Of Western Australia Leadership Team Announced

New Interim Art Gallery Of Western Australia Leadership Team Announced

07 July 2019

Western Australia Minister for Culture and the Arts David Templeman New Interim Leadership Team For Art Gallery Of Western Australia Victor P Taffa Interim leadership will commence on July 23, 2019 for 6-month period Colin Walker to act as chief executive officer and Dr. Ric Spencer as lead curator Minister for Culture and the Arts […]

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Latest Round Of Grants Continue Strong Support For Victoria’s Music Scene

Latest Round Of Grants Continue Strong Support For Victoria’s Music Scene

22 June 2019

Victoria Minister for Creative Industries Martin Foley Latest Grants Strengthen Victoria’s Music Scene Victor P Taffa From venues undertaking soundproofing works to bands taking the stage at major international festivals the latest round of the Andrews Government Music Works grants continues the strong support of Victoria’s music scene. “Our Music Works initiative has supported significant […]

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Lamb House Saved From The Wrecking Ball By Minister

Lamb House Saved From The Wrecking Ball By Minister

15 June 2019

Queensland Minister for Planning Cameron Dick State Government Steps In To Help Save Historic Lamb House Victor P Taffa Extra protection has been granted to preserve the existing characteristics of historic Lamb House and its grounds, a property that’s considered one of Queensland’s most important heritage homes. Lamb House has been saved from the wrecking […]

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Professor Andrea Hull AO Appointed Chair Of Melbourne Recital Centre

Professor Andrea Hull AO Appointed Chair Of Melbourne Recital Centre

14 June 2019

Victoria Minister for Creative Industries Martin Foley New Chair Announced To Lead Melbourne Recital Centre Victor P Taffa Cultural leader and educator Professor Andrea Hull AO has been appointed Chair of the Melbourne Recital Centre. “Andrea Hull brings a wealth of expertise and skills to the leadership of the Melbourne Recital Centre, along with a […]

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Winners Of 2018 Premier’s Book Awards To Be Announced On 26 July 2019

Winners Of 2018 Premier’s Book Awards To Be Announced On 26 July 2019

05 June 2019

Western Australia Minister for Culture and the Arts David Templeman Western Australian Premier’s Book Awards Shortlist Announced Victor P Taffa Shortlist of the Premier’s Book Awards announced Awards ceremony to be held on 26 July 2019 Minister for Culture and the Arts David Templeman today announced the shortlist for the 2018 Western Australian Premier’s Book […]

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Another Chapter Turned For Rosewood And New Library

Another Chapter Turned For Rosewood And New Library

02 June 2019

Queensland Minister for Local Government Stirling Hinchliffe New Rosewood Library Set To Be A Page Turner Victor P Taffa Construction is underway on the new 2-story Rosewood Library, with Minister for Local Government Stirling Hinchliffe today turning the first sod on the $7.5 Million project. Minister Hinchliffe said the Palaszczuk Government was proud to contribute […]

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Brisbane To Host Richard Wagner’s Der Ring Des Nibelungen In Late 2020

Brisbane To Host Richard Wagner’s Der Ring Des Nibelungen In Late 2020

29 May 2019

Queensland Minister for Tourism Industry Development Kate Jones Brisbane To Host World-First Operatic Masterpiece Victor P Taffa In a world first, Brisbane will host a brand-new production of Richard Wagner’s operatic masterpiece Der Ring des Nibelungen, or ‘The Ring’, set to play out over 4 weeks in late 2020. Minister for Tourism Industry Development Kate […]

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White Night Ballarat Centre Of Attention On 21 September 2019

White Night Ballarat Centre Of Attention On 21 September 2019

19 May 2019

Victoria Minister for Tourism Sport and Major Events Martin Pakula White Night To Shine On Ballarat This September Victor P Taffa Ballarat will this year host the famous night of lights for a third year, before it moves to Bendigo and then Geelong over the next 2 years. Minister for Tourism, Sport and Major Events […]

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Premier Announces First PDV Attraction Grant Recipients

Premier Announces First PDV Attraction Grant Recipients

16 May 2019

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk New Wave Of Screen Projects For Queensland Victor P Taffa Screen industry job-creating hits keep coming for Queensland. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk welcomed today’s announcement that the ABC KIDS animated hit series Bluey, which has had over 753 Million plays, will be back for a second season. “Australian families have well and […]

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Construction For New Edenhope Library Gets Underway

Construction For New Edenhope Library Gets Underway

16 May 2019

Victoria Minister for Local Government Adem Somyurek Work Starts On A Bigger And Better Library For Edenhope Victor P Taffa People in Edenhope will have access to a bigger, better library and community space thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Government. Minister for Local Government Adem Somyurek today turned the first sod on […]

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Bendigo Art Gallery To Host Balenciaga Fashion Exhibition

Bendigo Art Gallery To Host Balenciaga Fashion Exhibition

06 May 2019

Victoria Minister for Tourism Sport and Major Events Martin Pakula Bringing Balenciaga To Bendigo Victor P Taffa Bendigo’s proud history of attracting exclusive international showstoppers is set to continue with an exhibition celebrating one of the world’s best fashion designers to open at the Bendigo Art Gallery, thanks to support from the Andrews Government. Minister […]

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$20 Million Boost Under Territory Government’s TURBO2 Investment

$20 Million Boost Under Territory Government’s TURBO2 Investment

25 April 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism Sport and Culture Lauren Moss TURBO2 Supporting Festivals And Events Victor P Taffa Major events and festivals will get a $20 Million boost under the Territory Government’s TURBO2 investment aimed at attracting more visitors and injecting more money into the economy. “Government’s additional $62.8 Million TURBO2 tourism investment includes $20 […]

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