Cairns fair goes from strength to strength

August 9, 2017

Record sales of $760,000 flowed from this year’s Cairns Indigenous Art Fair — up 20 percent on sales last year, organisers said. Now in its eighth year, the 2017 fair attracted 50,000 people over three […]

Many hands will make Light work

August 9, 2017

The Northern Territory Government is calling for volunteers to help bring to life the second annual Parrtjima – A Festival in Light, to be held in Alice Springs from September 22 to October 1. Curated […]

Here’s what you won’t learn in school, kids

August 9, 2017

Ever since she could remember, actor and filmmaker Trisha Morton-Thomas had thought her birthday was on Australia Day and it was something she mourned each year. She didn’t actually have a birth certificate. That had […]

Look who’s back to lay down the Rules

August 9, 2017

The Noongar family dubbed the ‘Australian Kardashians’ is returning to TV screens after a successful first season. Filming will begin in October on a second season of Family Rules, the fly-on-the-wall series that follows the […]

Still time to score slice of $50,000 arts fund

July 26, 2017

The deadline is approaching for applications to the New South Wales arts funding body, Create NSW, for a new round of fellowships that includes $50,000 for Aboriginal arts. Applications must be lodged by August 7. […]

Holmes a Court shares exclusive artworks

July 26, 2017

Artwork spanning a decade and telling important stories — mostly from Arnhem Land — is on show at the Queensland Art Gallery until late October. ‘Sung into Being: Aboriginal Masterworks 1984-94’ features more than 100 […]

Extras, extras, read all about it!

July 26, 2017

Producers of the new ABC television series Mystery Road are looking for extras in Western Australia’s Kununurra and Wyndham areas. The six-part television series is being filmed in Kununurra in WA’s north and stars Aboriginal […]

Exhibition explores Referendum through art

July 12, 2017

The work of some of Western Australia’s most celebrated artists is on display as part of a landmark exhibition at the Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts. ‘When the Sky Fell’ runs until August 20 at […]

Mystery set to unfold in the Kimberley

July 12, 2017

Aboriginal actor Aaron Pederson and Academy Award nominee Judy Davis will star in a new six-part television series being filmed in Kununurra in WA’s north. Mystery Road is a spin-off from Ivan Sen’s internationally acclaimed […]

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