News: Arts

New tourism figures show visitors are staying longer in the Bendigo region

New figures from Tourism Research Australia show that the number of nights domestic visitors spent in the Bendigo Loddon region grew by 15.8% in the past year. The Bendigo Loddon region -…

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Jan 15, 2018 Arts / Attractions / Events / Tourism /


Work commences on Geelong Performing Arts Centre redevelopment

The $38.5 million redevelopment of the Geelong Performing Arts Centre - that will improve access, provide more rehearsal areas as well as increased community and creative spaces - is…

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Jan 12, 2018 Arts / Entertainment / Venues /


MEAA looks to protect theatre workers from sexual harassment

The Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance (MEAA), the union for performers and other theatre workers, expects that 2018 will prove to be a watershed year for the treatment of sexual…

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Jan 8, 2018 Arts / Entertainment / Legal / Venues / Wellness /


Funding boost for regional arts

The Australian Government’s Regional Arts Fund is to provide more than $1.17 million in funding in the latest Community Grants Rounds, supporting 70 arts projects, community capacity…

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Jan 2, 2018 Arts / Entertainment / Venues /


Temporary art space to enliven Brisbane’s South Bank

Brisbane’s South Bank is set to be transformed with its aging Arbour View Café precinct to reopen at the end of January as a pop-up arts space, Flowstate.…

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Dec 29, 2017 Arts / Entertainment / Parks / Venues /


Australian Music Vault opens in Melbourne

The Australian Music Vault has been officially opened in Melbourne, presenting a free permanent exhibition, digital and interactive experiences and an extensive learning program…

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Dec 20, 2017 Arts / Attractions / Education / Entertainment / Venues /


Work starts on Dubai 2020 Expo pavilion centrepiece

The foundations have been laid for the showpiece United Arab Emirates Pavilion for the Dubai World Expo in 2020. Located in the centre of Dubai’s 200-hectare exhibition zone, the…

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Dec 20, 2017 Arts / Attractions / Design / Events / Tourism /


Sydney Opera House unveils Joan Sutherland Theatre refurbishment

Having been closed for the past seven months, a $71 million upgrade to the Joan Sutherland Theatre at the Sydney Opera House has been unveiled. The major overhaul of the orchestra pit and…

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Dec 20, 2017 Arts / Design / Entertainment / Safety / Venues /


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Hadley/Series Australia Pty Ltd

Hadley Australia and Series Australia Pty Ltd are the leading quality theatre chair manufacturers in the southern hemisphere. The businesses work closely with architects, interior designers and…

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