Viewing articles in Portfolio:

Arts

Filter Articles

Senate Estimates: Environment and Communications Legislation Committee (Wildlife, Heritage and Marine)

Monday, 17 October 2016

Senator RHIANNON: I would like to ask about the $1 million grant the Waverley council received under the department's Protecting National Historic Sites Program for the design phase of the Bondi pavilion upgrade. What monitoring do you take once these grants have been made?

Mr Johnston: All of our grants are done through program 1.1, so we would have to take that back to get them to answer that one.

Senator RHIANNON: So you cannot answer it now?

Read more

Greens launch arts plan - reverses Coalition cuts, helps artists make a living

Lee Rhiannon 27 Jun 2016

Today Senator Lee Rhiannon and Greens candidate for Wentworth Dejay Toborek launched the Greens arts policy initiative for NSW at the historic Bondi Pavilion. They were joined by Peter O'Doherty, musician with Australian band Dog Trumpet who is supporting the Greens initiative.

"The Greens have a plan not only to reverse the Coalition's deep cuts to the arts sector, but to invest a further $270.2 million over the next four years," said Senator Rhiannon.

Read more