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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Line Up For 2019 People’s Choice BASSINTHEGRASS Announced

Line Up For 2019 People’s Choice BASSINTHEGRASS Announced

16 February 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism Sport and Culture Lauren Moss Top Line Up For 2019 People’s Choice BASSINTHEGRASS Victor P Taffa Along with its new location at Mindil Beach, the 2019 People’s Choice BASSINTHEGRASS music festival will be bigger and better than ever with a stellar line up confirmed for Saturday 18 May. “We know […]

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Three Territory Arts Workers Headed For Venice Biennale 2019

Three Territory Arts Workers Headed For Venice Biennale 2019

16 February 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism Sport and Culture Lauren Moss Territory Arts Trio Selected For Venice Biennale 2019 Victor P Taffa Three Territory arts workers will join an impressive team of Australian emerging arts professionals, exhibition team leaders and volunteers as part of the Australia Council for the Arts Venice Biennale Professional Development Program. “Venice […]

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Fremantle West End Heritage Owners To Be Relieved Of Red Tape

Fremantle West End Heritage Owners To Be Relieved Of Red Tape

11 February 2019

Western Australia Minister for Heritage David Templeman Reducing Red Tape For Fremantle West End Heritage Owners Victor P Taffa City of Fremantle given authority by Heritage Council of Western Australia to provide heritage advice on minor heritage works Red tape reduction for heritage buildings in Fremantle’s historic West End New delegations to benefit Fremantle’s West […]

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Tasmanian Works To Showcase At 2 Prestigious National Art Fairs

Tasmanian Works To Showcase At 2 Prestigious National Art Fairs

09 February 2019

Tasmania Minister for the Arts Elise Archer Art Fair Industry Development Initiative Victor P Taffa Tasmanian commercial art galleries will have the chance to showcase the work of local artists at 2 prestigious national art fairs, thanks to a new program by the Hodgman Government, Minister for the Arts Elise Archer said. 4 grants of […]

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$5 Million Refurbishment For Prospect House Built In 1831

$5 Million Refurbishment For Prospect House Built In 1831

07 February 2019

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Prospect House Adds An Exciting New Chapter To Historic Richmond Victor P Taffa Tasmania has a vibrant reputation as a destination which offers premium experiences, world-class produce and an unrivalled natural environment. Following a $5 Million refurbishment, Prospect House, built in 1831, will offer luxury accommodation and an all-inclusive “paddock to […]

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Rockhampton City Hall Restoration Underway Due To State Govt Funding

Rockhampton City Hall Restoration Underway Due To State Govt Funding

31 January 2019

Queensland Minister for Local Government Stirling Hinchliffe Art Deco Splendour Revived In $1.3 Million Rockhampton City Hall Restoration Victor P Taffa Spectacular art-deco reception room in Rockhampton’s heritage listed town hall is on track to be restored to its former glory thanks to $1.3 Million in Works for Queensland funding from the Palaszczuk Government. Minister […]

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Screen Queensland Studios Officially Opened By Premier

Screen Queensland Studios Officially Opened By Premier

31 January 2019

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk Screen Queensland Studios Open In Brisbane Victor P Taffa Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has officially opened the new $12 Million fit-for-purpose Screen Queensland Studios located in the Brisbane bayside suburb of Hemmant. “My Government has invested $12 Million into repurposing these former cotton sheds into a new studio production facility, just […]

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5 Shortlisted Consultants For New QPAC 1,500-Seat Theatre Announced

5 Shortlisted Consultants For New QPAC 1,500-Seat Theatre Announced

29 January 2019

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk Queensland Deputy Premier Jackie Trad Queensland Minister for the Arts Leeanne Enoch Design Consultants Shortlist For New Theatre Victor P Taffa A $150 Million new theatre for QPAC is one step closer, with the announcement of a shortlist of firms that will participate in a design competition. Shortlisted design teams are: […]

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Three Major Screen Productions To Add Millions Into Queensland Economy

Three Major Screen Productions To Add Millions Into Queensland Economy

24 January 2019

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk Screen Industry Jobs Bonanza With Three Major Productions Filming In Queensland Victor P Taffa Stars of movie and screen have descended on Queensland as filming begins on two major productions on top of a third production well underway. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said that blockbuster Godzilla vs. Kong had started filming on […]

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Mathew Kesting Appointed As Chief Executive And Creative Director Of AFF

Mathew Kesting Appointed As Chief Executive And Creative Director Of AFF

21 January 2019

South Australia Minister for Industry and Skills David Pisoni New Chief Executive For The Adelaide Film Festival Victor P Taffa Experienced film festival curator Mathew Kesting has been appointed as the new Chief Executive and Creative Director of the Adelaide Film Festival (AFF). Mr. Kesting who has extensive experience with almost 20 years in the […]

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South Australia To Create An Arts Plan

South Australia To Create An Arts Plan

15 January 2019

South Australia Premier Steven Marshall Consultants Appointed To Create Arts Plan For South Australia Victor P Taffa Marshall Government has engaged Mr. Tony Grybowski, the former Chief Executive of the Australia Council for the Arts, to lead the development of a new Arts Plan for South Australia. He will work in partnership with strategic consultant […]

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NITV And Screen Territory Partner In An Exciting Initiative

NITV And Screen Territory Partner In An Exciting Initiative

08 January 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss Home-Grown Talent To Showcase Skills On National Platform Victor P Taffa NITV and Screen Territory have partnered in an exciting initiative for emerging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander screen practitioners based in the Northern Territory. Minister for Tourism and Culture, Lauren Moss congratulated the successful applicants […]

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9 Aboriginal Arts Projects Receives Funding Worth More Than $300,000

9 Aboriginal Arts Projects Receives Funding Worth More Than $300,000

02 January 2019

Western Australia Minister for Culture and the Arts David Templeman Western Australia Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Ben Wyatt Funding Support For Western Australia Aboriginal Arts And Culture Victor P Taffa 9 Aboriginal arts projects to share in funding worth more than $300,000 Projects support the long-term growth and sustainability of Aboriginal arts and culture in […]

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Final Round 2 Funding Arts Trail Regional Stimulus Grant Program Announced

Final Round 2 Funding Arts Trail Regional Stimulus Grant Program Announced

29 December 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss Stimulus Grants To Boost Our Art And Cultural Sectors Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government continues to invest in our regions, boosting economic growth across the Territory’s art and cultural sectors and creating jobs in regional areas. Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss today announced […]

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Designs Unveiled For Centre Of Contemporary Arts Cairns

Designs Unveiled For Centre Of Contemporary Arts Cairns

26 December 2018

Queensland Minister for Arts Leeanne Enoch Striking Design Unveiled For Centre Of Contemporary Arts Cairns Victor P Taffa A vibrant digital facade showcasing work by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists in Far North Queensland will be the centrepiece of a refurbished Centre of Contemporary Arts (CoCA) Cairns. Releasing designs today, Minister for Arts Leeanne […]

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Music Fund Grant Program Opens On 22 January 2019

Music Fund Grant Program Opens On 22 January 2019

25 December 2018

Western Australia Minister for Culture and the Arts David Templeman A New Grants Program That Can’t Be Beat Victor P Taffa $1 Million Contemporary Music Fund Grant Program opening soon Funding part of Contemporary Music Fund election commitment McGowan Government announced a new $1 Million open access grants program, which will strike a chord with […]

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Australia’s Great Wild North To Be Screened In USA

Australia’s Great Wild North To Be Screened In USA

24 December 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss Australia’s Great Wild North Hits Screens In The USA Victor P Taffa Northern Territory’s wild and iconic landscapes will be on the silver screen in the prime tourism market of the United States of America with the screening of the IMAX documentary Australia’s Great Wild North. […]

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Almost $90,000 Funding Boost For Tasmania’s Screen Industry

Almost $90,000 Funding Boost For Tasmania’s Screen Industry

23 December 2018

Tasmania Minister for the Arts Elise Archer Funding Boost For Tasmania’s Flourishing Screen Industry Victor P Taffa Almost $90,000 of support has been committed to a range of new film, television and online short-form projects through Screen Tasmania’s latest round of funding, Minister for the Arts Elise Archer said. This funding will support 6 projects […]

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Melbourne Winter Masterpieces On Display 24 May 2019-13 October 2019 At NGV

Melbourne Winter Masterpieces On Display 24 May 2019-13 October 2019 At NGV

18 December 2018

Victoria Minister for Creative Industries Martin Foley Celebration Of Chinese Culture Past And Present At The NGV Victor P Taffa Ancient Chinese culture will come together with dynamic contemporary art in the National Gallery of Victoria’s (NGV) next Melbourne Winter Masterpieces blockbuster Terracotta Warriors | Cai Guo-Qiang. Minister for Creative Industries Martin Foley announced the […]

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