$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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Ian Carson AM Announced As New President Of Victorian Arts Centre Trust

Ian Carson AM Announced As New President Of Victorian Arts Centre Trust

16 April 2019

Victoria Minister for Creative Industries Martin Foley New President Announced For Arts Centre Melbourne Victor P Taffa Social entrepreneur Ian Carson AM has been named the new President of the Victorian Arts Centre Trust, overseeing the iconic Arts Centre Melbourne. “James MacKenzie has made an outstanding contribution to Arts Centre Melbourne and to our creative […]

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6 Screen Industry Advisory Council Members Announced

6 Screen Industry Advisory Council Members Announced

11 April 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism Sport and Culture Lauren Moss New Grants and Screen Industry Advisory Council Announced Victor P Taffa Minister for Tourism, Sport and Culture, Lauren Moss today announced the members of the Screen Industry Advisory Council (SIAC) and launched the industry’s new Enterprise Grant Fund Guidelines. “I welcome the members of the […]

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Minister Announces Two Industry Leaders For South Australian Film Corporation

Minister Announces Two Industry Leaders For South Australian Film Corporation

08 April 2019

South Australia Minister for Innovation and Skills David Pisoni South Australian Film Corporation Announces Two Board Appointments Victor P Taffa Two creative industry leaders have been appointed to the South Australian Film Corporation (SAFC) Board highlighting the Marshall Government’s commitment to strong industry experience and expertise, among the state’s creative sector Boards. Minister for Innovation […]

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State Library Successfully Bids For 1978 Handwritten Letter By Bon Scott

State Library Successfully Bids For 1978 Handwritten Letter By Bon Scott

27 March 2019

Western Australia Minister for Culture and the Arts David Templeman State Library Acquires AC/DC Rock Legend Bon Scott Letter Victor P Taffa State Library has successfully bid for a 1978 handwritten letter by Bon Scott Acquisition adds to library’s dynamite collection of existing AC/DC materials Library continues to expand its heritage collection of items significant […]

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90 % Of Australian Children Look At Screens Each Week

90 % Of Australian Children Look At Screens Each Week

26 March 2019

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Kids Clock Up 10 Or More Hours Of Screen Time Per Week Victor P Taffa Around 90 % of Australian children are looking at screens each week, and most of them are doing so for 10 or more hours, according to a report released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics […]

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Library Goers Top 6 Million Over Last 12 Months

Library Goers Top 6 Million Over Last 12 Months

26 March 2019

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Movies A Winner But We’re Also Hooked On Books Victor P Taffa Most Australians go to the movies at least once a year, but it’s the 6 Million library goers who keep going back for more, according to a report released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). “While more […]

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Pinnacle Awards 2019 Recognise Efforts Of State Library And Rio Tinto

Pinnacle Awards 2019 Recognise Efforts Of State Library And Rio Tinto

22 March 2019

Western Australia Minister for Culture and the Arts David Templeman State Library And Rio Tinto Recognised For Improving Literacy Victor P Taffa State Library and Rio Tinto win Corporate Social Responsibility Excellence category at Pinnacle Awards Rio Tinto commits a further $1.42 Million to the Better Beginnings Family Literacy Program Better Beginnings reaches 96 % […]

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Artillery Drill Hall To Reopen For Live Music And Performing Arts

Artillery Drill Hall To Reopen For Live Music And Performing Arts

20 March 2019

Western Australia Minister for Heritage Culture and the Arts David Templeman Re-Activation Of Iconic Fremantle Venue Victor P Taffa Artillery Drill Hall to reopen as a live music and performing arts venue Building received acoustic baffling and sound attenuation works Building has significant heritage value An iconic Fremantle building has received a new lease of […]

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Parrtjima Festival In Light Runs From 5-14 April 2019

Parrtjima Festival In Light Runs From 5-14 April 2019

17 March 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism Sport and Culture Lauren Moss Turbocharged 2019 Parrtjima Program Has Something For Everyone Victor P Taffa Parrtjima will again be held in the Red Centre across 2 precincts, the Todd Mall and Alice Springs Desert Park, and will run from 5-14 April 2019. Official program for the breathtaking Parrtjima, A […]

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EOI For Queensland Performing Arts Centre Open Until 8 April 2019

EOI For Queensland Performing Arts Centre Open Until 8 April 2019

16 March 2019

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk Queensland Deputy Premier Jackie Trad Queensland Minister for the Arts Leeanne Enoch Queensland Minister for Housing and Public Works Mick de Brenni Victor P Taffa Stage Is Set To Secure Contractor To Build New Theatre Palaszczuk Government has called for Expressions of Interest (EOI) for a managing contractor to oversee the […]

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$200,000 To Be Invested In 12 Arts Projects Across The Northern Territory

$200,000 To Be Invested In 12 Arts Projects Across The Northern Territory

11 March 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism Sport and Culture Lauren Moss New Arts Projects To Showcase Territory Talent Victor P Taffa Minister for Tourism, Sport and Culture, Lauren Moss today announced an investment of $200,000 into 12 arts projects across the Northern Territory. Northern Territory Arts Grants Program provides funding to artists, arts workers, not-for-profit arts […]

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34 Tourism Operators Showcase The Northern Territory

34 Tourism Operators Showcase The Northern Territory

03 March 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism Sport and Culture Lauren Moss Northern Territory Muster Premier Destination For Aboriginal Arts And Culture Victor P Taffa Hundreds of travel agents in Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney are being targeted at the Northern Territory Muster roadshow with the message the Northern Territory is the premier destination for Aboriginal arts and […]

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Finalists Announced In 2019 Western Australia Heritage Awards

Finalists Announced In 2019 Western Australia Heritage Awards

27 February 2019

Western Australia Minister for Heritage David Templeman 2019 Western Australia Heritage Awards Finalists Announced Victor P Taffa 24 individuals and heritage projects named as finalists in the 2019 Western Australia Heritage Awards Recognising our State’s heritage promotes heritage-related tourism and job creation Western Australia Heritage Awards ceremony to be held on 29 March, 2019 Katanning’s […]

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TMAG And City Of Hobart Launch New Long-Term Arts Partnership

TMAG And City Of Hobart Launch New Long-Term Arts Partnership

27 February 2019

Tasmania Minister for the Arts Elise Archer Major New Arts Partnership Announced Victor P Taffa Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery (TMAG) and the City of Hobart have today launched a new long-term arts partnership, replacing the former City of Hobart Art Prize, Minister for the Arts Elise Archer said. Hobart Current is a major biennial […]

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Delicious Darwin Food To Be Screened On SBS In Upcoming Television Series

Delicious Darwin Food To Be Screened On SBS In Upcoming Television Series

24 February 2019

Northern Territory Acting Minister for Tourism Sport and Culture Eva Lawler Sharing Darwin’s Delicious Culinary Culture With The World Victor P Taffa Darwin’s exotic culinary delights will be beamed across Australia with an exciting series set to be filmed in the Top End. “We are really excited to partner with SBS Food on such a […]

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Harry Potter And The Cursed Child Showing At Melbourne’s Princess Theatre

Harry Potter And The Cursed Child Showing At Melbourne’s Princess Theatre

20 February 2019

Victoria Minister for Tourism Sport and Major Events Martin Pakula Harry Potter And The Cursed Child To Open This Weekend Victor P Taffa Harry Potter and the Cursed Child officially opens on Saturday, with the support of the Andrews Government. Melbourne’s Princess Theatre is the only place in the southern hemisphere where theatregoers can see […]

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Melbourne Arts Precinct Redevelopment Architects Announced

Melbourne Arts Precinct Redevelopment Architects Announced

20 February 2019

Victoria Minister for Creative Industries Martin Foley Architects Appointed To Redesign Melbourne Arts Precinct Victor P Taffa Melbourne design practice HASSELL, in partnership with New York’s SO-IL, will lead a local and international team to design the new the public space that will form part of the Melbourne Arts Precinct redevelopment. “This project will reshape […]

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Wet Season Exhibition To Light Up Darwin CBD

Wet Season Exhibition To Light Up Darwin CBD

20 February 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism Sport and Culture Lauren Moss New Exhibition To Illuminate The Wet Victor P Taffa A spectacular new Wet Season exhibition by world-renowned artist Bruce Munro is set to light up the Darwin CBD and bring thousands of extra visitors during the traditionally quieter tourist period. Funded through the Northern Territory […]

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Gold Coast To Host TV WEEK Logie Awards In 2019

Gold Coast To Host TV WEEK Logie Awards In 2019

18 February 2019

Queensland Minister for Tourism Industry Development Kate Jones TV WEEK Logie Awards Return To The Gold Coast In 2019 Victor P Taffa Australia’s TV A-list will return to the Gold Coast for the 2019 TV WEEK Logies on Sunday, 30 June, Minister for Tourism Industry Development Kate Jones has announced. Minister Jones said the industry’s […]

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