News: Arts

Melbourne snatches future Helpmann Awards ceremonies from Sydney

The ongoing battle between NSW and Victoria to secure major events has seen the Victorian Government secure the annual Helpmann Awards from Sydney from 2019. Announcing today that the…

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May 22, 2018 Arts / Entertainment / Events / Venues /


Historic Melbourne theatre destroyed by fire

Melbourne’s La Mama Theatre, one of the city’s most significant and long-standing independent playhouses, has been destroyed in an overnight fire Melbourne’s Metropolitan…

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May 19, 2018 Arts / Entertainment / Safety / Venues /


New Sydney community and cultural precinct set to open

The Green Square community and cultural precinct, built on the site of the former South Sydney Hospital, is set to the public this month. The $32 million precinct is in the heart of the…

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May 18, 2018 Arts / Attractions / Venues /


Red Earth Arts Precinct opens in the Pilbara

The City of Karratha's Red Earth Art Precinct (REAP) has opened with a community open day that drew thousands of people to see what the new venue has to offer. After seven years since…

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May 15, 2018 Arts / Entertainment / Venues /


Australia Council supports more than 200 diverse arts projects and national tours

The Australia Council for the Arts has released the highlights of its latest funding round which is supporting arts projects, career development and national touring. The $6.8 million…

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May 15, 2018 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Events /


Shortlisted designs revealed for new ‘cultural landmark’ on former Royal Adelaide Hospital site

Concept designs for a new arts and cultural centre on the former hospital site on Adelaide’s North Terrace have gone on display at the Art Gallery of South Australia. Intended…

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May 12, 2018 Arts / Attractions / Culture / Design / Tourism /


Federal budget backs sport and activity, disappoints arts and tourism

In addition to widely reported personal tax cuts, Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison’s 2018/19 budget is to provide additional funds to support grassroots sport and help ensure…

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May 9, 2018 Arts / Recreation / Sport / Tourism / Wellness /


Rain Room attraction opens in Sharjah

A new combined attraction and art installation in the Enirate of Sharjah allows visitors to experience a rain-like downpour - without getting wet. The newly opened Rain Room relies on…

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May 9, 2018 Arts / Attractions / Entertainment / Tourism /


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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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