News: Arts

South Australian Government launches new wellbeing strategy

The South Australian Government has launched a new wellbeing strategy, Open Your World to support Australians’ mental, physical, social and community wellbeing. The Open Your World…

read more

May 6, 2020 Arts / Culture / Fitness / Sport / Wellness /


Live Performance Australia slams NSW Government’s lack of support for cultural sector in crisis during Coronavirus crisis

In the wake of yesterday’s announcement that Sydney’s Carriageworks is entering administration, Live Performance Australia has accused the NSW Government of being…

read more

May 5, 2020 Arts / Finance / Government / Venues /


Event cancellations sees Sydney’s Carriageworks calling in of administrators

Sydney cultural centre Carriageworks has been forced to call in administrators as a result of the cancellation of dozens of events due to the Coronavirus outbreak. The company and venue,…

read more

May 4, 2020 Arts / Events / Retail / Venues /


Theatre impresario Sir Cameron Mackintosh says West End and Broadway shows will be ‘last to go back’

UK-based theatre impresario Sir Cameron Mackintosh believes theatres in London's West End and on New York's Broadway will be closed until next year as a result of the Coronavirus…

read more

May 4, 2020 Arts / Entertainment / Venues / Wellness /


JobKeeper improvements needed to sustain Queensland Arts Sector

The JobKeeper program needs to be improved to address the exclusion of many Queensland arts sector workers. Queensland’s Arts Minister, Leeanne Enoch, has called on the Federal…

read more

Apr 29, 2020 Arts / Culture / Finance /


NSW Minister calls for halt to plans for new Coffs Harbour Cultural and Civic Space

NSW Local Government Minister, Shelley Hancock has called on Coffs Harbour Council to pause plans for a new $76.5 million community civic space in the city. The Council's plans to…

read more

Apr 28, 2020 Arts / Attractions / Venues /


Arts groups call for Federal Government action over Coronavirus hit to industry

With the arts industry across Australia having been severely impacted by the Coronavirus pandemic, and much of the sector having been excluded from Federal Government stimulus funding,…

read more

Apr 26, 2020 Arts / Entertainment / Finance / Government / Venues /


Australian Research Council to deliver virtual design for Opera Australia’s rehearsals

Scientia Professor Dennis Del Favero is leading the Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Project with a team of UNSW researchers and the esteemed opera production designer Michael…

read more

Apr 22, 2020 Arts / Culture / Design / Technology /


subscribe to the ausleisure newsletter

Receive all the latest leisure news, product and event updates delivered right to your inbox!


supplier directory

The Complete Guide to Leisure Industry Products & Services.

See the directory see all


No matching premium suppliers found.


get listed with our suppliers directory

Get your business noticed in our targeted directory. Viewed by 10,000 industry professionals per week!

list your business