The Australia Council for the Arts’ third ‘National Arts Participation Survey’ reveals just how deeply the arts permeates its way into Australian culture and our daily lives.
98% of Australians in the survey engage with the arts, and there has been a significant increase in the recognition of our ability to develop new ideas since 2013.Read more
Mitch Fifield, Australia’s Federal Arts Minister, has announced the cancellation of the entire Catalyst funding program and the return of approximately $60 million in funding to the Australia Council. So are all our funding woes over? Is the future of Australian Arts assured?? You must be joking! It's only proved that the Australia Council is the new and original Catalyst.Read more
The Arts Party calls on Senator Birmingham, the Federal Education Minister, to reconsider the proposed changes to the VET Student Loans scheme. They are far too restrictive and stifle creative opportunity for students everywhere.Read more