9 February 2016
More than 20,000
students across Australia today are participating in Safer Internet Day through
Virtual Classrooms run by the Office of
the Children’s eSafety Commissioner.
Communications Senator Mitch Fifield said Safer Internet Day is a great chanc...
10 February 2016
Mr Nihal Gupta has indicated his
desire to step down from his position as Chairman of the Special Broadcasting
Service (SBS) Board for personal family reasons.
Mr Gupta was appointed Chairman on 17
October 2014 and brought to the role his years of intern...
Government today announced amendments to the Telecommunications
(International Mobile Roaming) Industry Standard 2013 (the Standard) that
will give consumers greater flexibility in managing their roaming services as
well as reducing unnecessary regulatory burdens on mobil...
5 February 2016
The Government has welcomed NBN Co
Limited’s half yearly results, in particular, initial customer research showing
the level of satisfaction with broadband services delivered using Fibre-to-the
Node (FTTN) technology are the same as those using the gold plated
3 February 2016
The Australian Government has reappointed the eight
members of the National Cultural Heritage Committee for a term of two years
including the reappointment of Dr Patrick Greene OBE as Chair of the Board.
The National Cultural Heritage Committee advises the
2 February 2016
The Government has announced the first projects to be
funded under Catalyst, the new $12 million national arts and culture fund created late last year.
Catalyst funding is available
in three streams: partnerships and collaborations; innovation and
3 February 2016
Government has released the final report of the independent review of the Protection
of Movable Cultural Heritage Act 1986.
conducted by Mr Shane Simpson AM, Borders of Culture: Review of the
Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act ...
Government has released its Migration Assurance Policy (MAP) to support the
transitioning of existing broadband and phone services customers by limiting
the disruption during the switch-over to the fixed-line national broadband
urban areas and townsh...
Australian Ballet School today opened Marilyn Rowe House, a new student
residence in Melbourne that will house Australia’s next generation of world
class classical dancers.
the opening, Minister for the Arts Mitch Fifield welcomed this new chapter in
27 January 2016
Australian Government has committed $18 million over four years to 36 of
Australia’s most outstanding contemporary visual arts organisations, including
four new organisations, through the joint Australian, state and territory
governments Visual Arts and Craft Str...