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Interview with Patricia Karvelas, ABC RN Breakfast
SUBJECTS: Fair Work Commission review, wage rates, APY Art Centre Collective allegations, US President Joe Biden

18 May 2023

Interview

Interview with Virginia Trioli, ABC Radio Melbourne
Subject: Wages growth and inflation, Voice to Parliament referendum, Indigenous artworks’ integrity

17 May 2023

Interview

Australian talent helped onto the world stage

The Albanese Government is supporting Australian artists onto the world stage, with funding for seven projects through the International Cultural Diplomacy Arts Fund.

17 May 2023

Media release

Federal Budget helps write the script for Australia’s emerging artists and storytellers

The next generation of Australian artists, entertainers and storytellers will benefit from additional Albanese Government support for our arts training organisations.

12 May 2023

Media release

Press Conference, NIDA Sydney
SUBJECTS: 2023 Federal Budget funding for the arts, Australia’s national cultural policy ‘Revive’, APY Art Collective, Fair Work Commission, Australian content obligations for streaming

12 May 2023

Speech

Budget 2023-24: Albanese Government revives Australia's arts and culture

The Albanese Labor Government is delivering record new investment in Australia’s arts sector in the 2023-24 Budget, with almost $950 million in additional spending over four years to safeguard our national institutions, train and support creators…

09 May 2023

Media release

Unveiling of new ‘Parramatta’ tapestry

What a pleasure to be joining you all today. Thank you so much to Aunty Peta, for such a generous welcome to Country.

03 May 2023

Speech

Stars on Mars to transform Coober Pedy – supporting 250 jobs for Australian screen industry

The Albanese Government is supporting more than 250 local jobs in the screen industry – with Stars on Mars the latest production coming to Australia.

01 May 2023

Media release

Reappointment to National Gallery of Australia Council

The Albanese Government has today announced the reappointment of Ms Helen Cook to the National Gallery of Australia Council for a third term. 

28 April 2023

Media release

Cairns Indigenous Arts Fair

I acknowledge traditional owners of the land that we’re on and elders, past and present, and I’m very proud to be here as a member of the Albanese Government with a commitment to responding with the same level of generosity that the Uluru…

27 April 2023

Speech

Doorstop interview on funding announcement for national collecting institutions
SUBJECTS: Funding announcement for national collecting institutions; Voice to Parliament referendum; TikTok; Julian Assange.

05 April 2023

Interview

Protecting Australia's cultural and historical institutions

The Albanese Labor Government will secure the future of Australia’s most cherished cultural and historical institutions in this year’s Federal Budget – restoring them as a source of national pride and reversing a decade of decline under the…

05 April 2023

Media release

Securing the future of Trove

The Albanese Labor Government will secure the long-term future of Trove, one of Australia’s most significant historical and cultural resources.

03 April 2023

Media release

Reviving Australia's live music scene

The Albanese Labor Government will invest $2.5 million to help revive Australia’s live music scene, with funding now open for pubs, clubs and other gig spaces.

30 March 2023

Media release

Old Parliament House appointments

The Albanese Labor Government is today announcing the appointment of Mr Barrie Cassidy as the new Chair of the Board of Old Parliament House, and the reappointment of Ms Gai Brodtmann as a…

28 March 2023

Media release