Urban, regional, rural and remote
The Morrison Government has today announced almost $540,000 to fund 14 arts and cultural projects across regional and remote Australia through the latest Festivals Australia program funding round.
The Morrison Government has today announced that 107 regional publishers and broadcasters who applied to the Public Interest News Gathering (PING) Program will receive a share of $50 million in funding committed to support regional news services in 2020-21.
En el contexto de la crisis sanitaria provocada por la propagación del COVID -19, el sector cultural de nuestro país atraviesa actualmente por un delicado momento en materia de empleabilidad y economía, dada la suspensión de actividades artísticas y el cierre de los espacios culturales. Esto, ha significado una merma importante en los ingresos de miles de familias a nivel nacional y regional.
The $10 million measure will provide crisis relief to organisations, artists and arts workers in regional communities that have been severely affected by the closure of arts venues and restrictions on tourism.
The Government has announced a package of measures to help sustain Australian media businesses as they do their vital work of keeping the community informed during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Australia Council for the Arts has welcomed the Australian Government’s commitment of $27 million in targeted funding to support regional arts, First Nations arts and music charity Support Act.