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Opera Australia offers Walk on Roles for $5000

Opera Australia has announced that a limited number of walk-on roles for their spectacular outdoor event Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour are now available to purchase for $5000 - the first…

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Dec 6, 2019 Arts / Culture / Entertainment /


Program for Woodford Folk Festival 2019/20 includes wellness events

Set to return from 27th December 2019 to 1st January 2020 the latest edition of the Woodford Folk Festival will not only feature music, entertainment, craft activities and speakers but, for…

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Dec 5, 2019 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Events / Wellness /


Rugby Australia and Israel Folau settle legal dispute with mutual apologies

Rugby Australia and former Wallaby Israel Folau have apologised to each other as part of a confidential settlement reached over the former rugby star's sacking earlier this year. With…

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Dec 4, 2019 Culture / Legal / Sport /


Casula Powerhouse set to launch inaugural Liverpool Sculpture Walk

Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre will officially open the inaugural Liverpool Sculpture Walk on Saturday 7th December with the works remaining on display until late August 2020. The…

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Dec 4, 2019 Arts / Culture / Recreation /


LPA reports live performance industry drives cultural economy but growth rate slowing

Live Performance Australia (LPA) reports that the live performance industry continued to drive Australia’s cultural economy in 2018 with more than 26 million attendances generating…

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Dec 3, 2019 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Events / Ticketing /


New Melbourne Urban Art Festival announces program

Australia’s new festival of urban art, Can’t Do Tomorrow, has unveiled its first line up of artists, major installations and programming set to take over The Facility,…

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Nov 29, 2019 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Events / Tourism /


Adelaide Fringe 2020 program celebrates diamond anniversary

The Adelaide Fringe 2020 program is set to entertain audiences as it celebrates its 60th anniversary with 1210 events and more than 7000 artists and 361 venues set to take part in the…

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Nov 28, 2019 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Events /


Japanese research shows animation boosts interest on zoo conservation programs

A new national analysis in Japan has shown that animated shows with animal characters can increase public interest in real wildlife, including boosting donations to conservation programs at…

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Nov 27, 2019 Attractions / Culture / Entertainment /


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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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