News: Government

New activity guidelines backed by record recreation and sport investment in Federal budget

In the wake of yesterday’s Federal budget, Australia Minister for Sport, Bridget McKenzie has launched new guidelines to get more Australians, more active more often. The 24-Hour…

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Apr 4, 2019 Government / Recreation / Sport / Wellness /


Sport Australia’s John Wylie welcomes Federal budget funding boost

Sport Australia Chair John Wylie has welcomed the Australian Government’s $385.4 million package for sport and physical activity announced in Tuesday evening’s Federal budget,…

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Apr 4, 2019 Finance / Government / Recreation / Sport /


Federal budget includes $385 million to implement Sport 2030 plan

The Federal budget, announced last night by Treasurer Josh Frydenberg, includes a $385.4 million package to implement Sport 2030 - Australia’s first national sports plan, a package…

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Apr 3, 2019 Aquatics / Finance / Government / Recreation / Sport /


Tourism ‘the best partner for governments’ to generate jobs and economic growth

“Tourism is truly the best partner for governments to generate economic growth, create jobs and reduce poverty” was the message from Gloria Guevara, President and Chief…

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Apr 3, 2019 Attractions / Government / Tourism /


Federal Budget delivers for live music but fails creative industries

Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg’s first budget has delivered a major live music package but failed to deliver any new investment to Australia’s much larger $2.5 billion live…

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Apr 3, 2019 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Finance / Government /


Mixed reactions to Federal budget tourism spending

The announcement of $50 million in funding for a Tourism Icons Package in Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg first budget has received a mixed reaction from tourism groups. The Tourism…

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Apr 3, 2019 Attractions / Environment / Finance / Government / Tourism /


Federal budget delivers pre-election funding commitments for arts, sport and tourism

Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg first budget has not only targeted at rebates for Australia’s low and middle income earners and an infrastructure spend of $100 billion over the next…

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Apr 2, 2019 Arts / Finance / Government / Recreation / Sport /


House of Representatives Committee presents report on Australian Music industry

The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Communications and the Arts today presented its report on the Australian music industry, making 16 recommendations to ensure the future…

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Apr 2, 2019 Arts / Entertainment / Events / Government /


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