Turnbull Government welcomes the release of the National Opera Review Final
Report, which explores how Australian audiences can continue to have access to
opera performances of the highest artistic standard.
review has examined the artistic vibrancy, engage...
25 October 2016
The Department of Communications and the Arts
has released an issues paper inviting submissions on the effectiveness of
section 593 of the Telecommunications Act 1997, under which the
Government provides funding for telecommunications consumer representation and
Turnbull Government welcomes the return of 13 Australian Indigenous ancestral
remains through a repatriation ceremony that will be held at the Australian
High Commission in London today.
ancestral remains will be returned to members of the Advisory Committe...
Australia and Singapore will strengthen
cultural cooperation with the support of a new Australia–Singapore Arts Group.
Australia–Singapore Arts Group was established in May 2016 to build on the
commitment both countries made following the signing of the Me...
Turnbull Government will provide $22.8 million to help keep Indigenous
languages alive and showcase traditional and contemporary Indigenous cultural
and artistic expression.
Indigenous arts and language organisations will receive almost $15 million o...
Turnbull Government has announced the appointment of four new members and the
reappointment of four members to the Australia Council Board, including Ms
Lee-Ann Tjunypa Buckskin as the new Deputy Chair.
Mr Sam Walsh AO,
Ms Kate Fielding, Ms ...
Turnbull Government will make 2 x 15 MHz of unallocated 700 MHz digital
dividend spectrum available by auction to support mobile broadband services
unallocated 700 MHz spectrum is highly valued for 4G LTE mobile broadband
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SENATOR THE HON FIONA NASHMINISTER FOR REGIONAL COMMUNICATIONS
broadband services for rural and remote areas have been boosted today with the
successful launch of nbn’s second satellite, Sky Muster II.
new satellite blasted of...
30 September 2016The Turnbull Government has reappointed Dr Ziggy Switkowski AO as Chair and Non-Executive Director of the Board of NBN Co Limited (nbn) for a further three-year term.Dr Switkowski, one of Australia’s most distinguished telecommunications executives, has done an outstanding job ...
30 September 2016
with vision impairment now have greater access to a wealth of global books and published
materials in accessible formats following the Marrakesh Treaty coming into
force today. Australia is among the first 20 countries to join the Treaty, which the