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Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair to be held as inaugural online event in 2020

Australia’s largest Indigenous art event, the Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair (DAAF), will be held in an online format for the first time this year, providing Aboriginal and Torres Strait…

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May 27, 2020 Arts / Culture / Events /


22nd Biennale of Sydney resumes after COVID-19 lockdown

The Biennale of Sydney announced today that NIRIN, its 22nd edition, will see its venues reopen following the COVID-19 crisis fo an extended period. The Biennale was…

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May 27, 2020 Arts / Culture / Events / Venues /


Broken Hill Council cautious about reopening cultural facilities

Broken Hill Council has advised that it won't be rushing to reopen its cultural facilities following the NSW Government's recent announcement that cultural…

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May 26, 2020 Arts / Culture / Safety / Tourism / Venues /


Sydney Fringe plans for global digital event in 2020

Sydney Fringe has today (25th May 2020) advised that Sydney Fringe Festival, the largest independent arts festival in NSW, representing thousands of artists across all art forms, will not…

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May 26, 2020 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Events / Tourism /


Tim Bray Theatre Company seeks urgent funding to survive

Auckland’s leading theatre for children, Tim Bray Theatre Company (TBTC), has a crisis appeal underway to avoid its demise and to allow it to continue shaping young lives and the…

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May 26, 2020 Arts / Culture / Education / Entertainment / Finance /


Springwood Theatre and Aquatic Centre now powered by solar panels

Blue Mountains Council has taken advantage of the COVID-19 closures of Springwood Theatre and Aquatic Centre and furthered the reduction of its carbon footprint by installing solar…

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May 25, 2020 Aquatics / Arts / Culture / Environment /


Recovery panel established to support Geelong’s creative communities

The City of Greater Geelong has appointed 21 leading cultural and creative practitioners to the Geelong COVID-19 Arts Recovery (G-CAR) Advisory Panel as part of its continuing efforts to…

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May 20, 2020 Arts / Culture / Events / Finance /


Modified Darwin Festival to be a local celebration of strength and resilience

Although the Darwin Festival is returning in 2020 (6th - 16th August 2020), in the wake of COVID-19, the shape, scale and scope of the 2020 Festival will be significantly…

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May 20, 2020 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Events /


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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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