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The alarm bells are ringing loud and clear.

The disturbing news that Australia’s largest multi-arts centre Carriageworks has entered into voluntary administration is cause for alarm across the sector and demonstrates the real risk of broad and permanent venue closures across the country unless the government provides direct support. Performing arts centres will be...

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05 May
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Funding Round Up – Government COVID-19 Support

  The information supplied was last updated 16-9-2020.    FEDERAL    The federal government have announced their $250m package for arts sector recovery in the wake of COVID-19. Read the full media release here. Eligibility criteria and funding guidelines are under development. A Fact Sheet relating to the package is available...

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29 April
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Letter to the PM

TO The Hon Scott Morrison MP Prime Minister The Hon Michael McCormack MP Deputy Prime Minister, Minister for Regional Development Thursday 26 March 2020 Dear Prime Minister, At this most debilitating time in Australia’s cultural life, our creative, cultural and entertainment industries require urgent support to ensure that jobs and infrastructure survive...

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22 March
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ATO Assistance – businesses and individuals impacted by coronavirus

Published 9.00am AEST Tuesday, 17th March 2020   Australian Tax Office support measures The Australian Tax Office (ATO) has announced it will implement a series of administrative measures to assist Australians experiencing financial difficulty as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. Options available to assist businesses impacted by COVID-19 include: ...

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16 March