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Cultural Centre attracts 7 million visitors in 2017-18

Brisbane’s Cultural Centre continues to thrive, attracting a record 7 million visitors in 2017-18, Minister for the Arts Leeanne Enoch said today.

1 Aug 2018

New approach to regional arts service delivery kicks off in Queensland

The Palaszczuk Government has today announced eight regions across the state that will benefit from a new network that will further support the arts in regional areas.

1 Aug 2018

New funding hits the right chords with Queensland Chamber Orchestra

Camerata, Queensland’s Chamber Orchestra, will be able to further build its national profile and realise greater artistic and growth ambitions thanks to a $300,000 funding boost from the Palaszczuk Government.

17 Jul 2018

The Holidays wins Queensland Premier’s Drama Award

A Brisbane writer and composer has won the 2018-19 Queensland Premier’s Drama Award. The Holidays,  a drama exploring dementia, by David Megarrity was announced as the Award winner this evening.

14 Jul 2018

Acclaimed artist James Turrell lights up GOMA

Queensland’s Gallery of Modern Art is set to be transformed by a major, new permanent work by acclaimed international artist James Turrell.

13 Jul 2018

Arts and culture on show at Cairns Indigenous Art Fair

This year’s Cairns Indigenous Art Fair (CIAF) has kicked off, showcasing the arts of Queensland’s First Nations peoples to a national and international audience.

13 Jul 2018

Brisbane Writers Festival explores ‘what the world needs now’

Tens of thousands of people will descend on Queensland in September to embrace “what the world needs now” as part of the 2018 Brisbane Writers Festival.

6 Jul 2018

Uniform for Firebirds Indigenous Round unveiled

A Queensland Indigenous artist is behind the design for the inaugural playing dress for the Queensland Firebirds netball team, which has been unveiled this morning (5 July 2018).

5 Jul 2018

Government investment sets the stage for Bille Brown Theatre

A newly refurbished venue for Queensland Theatre will deliver benefits for the state’s arts sector and provide an enhanced audience experience when it opens in October.

5 Jul 2018

Arts funding supports poetry, jazz, theatre and more

Thirteen new and diverse art works and cultural experiences across the state will go ahead, after receiving funding from the Palaszczuk Government.

4 Jul 2018