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In Brief

Check here for the latest news from Creative Victoria and the creative industries portfolio.

Creative Victoria was established on 1 January 2015, replacing the former Arts Victoria. For news items prior to this date, please visit our News Archive.

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22 May 2015

Geelong Art Gallery Celebrates A Centenary

The Geelong Art Gallery first opened its doors on 24 May 1915, just weeks after the ANZAC troops landed in Gallipoli.

22 May 2015

Hansel & Gretel Tours Vic Schools This Winter

Opera Australia’s regional touring program will present the opera version of Hansel and Gretel to Victorian schools, launching at Port Melbourne Primary School today.

21 May 2015

Australia's Longest Running Short Film Festival Opens In Melbourne

Australia’s best short films are set to make a big impact across St Kilda and beyond, with the opening tonight of Australia’s longest-running short film event, the 32nd St Kilda Film Festival.

21 May 2015

NGV Launches Tromarama For Kids

Indonesian contemporary art collective Tromarama (Febie Babyrose, Herbert Hans and Ruddy Hatumena) have built a house of fun in the NGV’s children’s galleries.

20 May 2015

Australia Council Funding Rounds Close in June

Artists and arts organisations are encouraged to explore the range of funding programs offered by the Australia Council for the Arts, with applications for the current funding rounds closing in early June.

20 May 2015

Shortlist Announced - 2015 Victorian Premier’s Literary Award For An Unpublished Manuscript

The Wheeler Centre for Books Writing and Ideas last night unveiled the shortlist for the Victorian Premier's Literary Award for an Unpublished Manuscript.

19 May 2015

Entries Now Open for the 2015 Melbourne Prize for Literature

Entries have opened today for one of Australia’s most prestigious literature award programs, the Melbourne Prize for Literature 2015, encompassing the Melbourne Prize, Best Writing Award and the newly established Writers Prize.

19 May 2015

Want To Be Part Of Melbourne Music Week?

City of Melbourne has put out a call for participants in Melbourne Music Week 2015

18 May 2015

$2.1 million to fund 11 film and TV projects

Eleven Victorian productions are set to hit the screens at home and abroad thanks to the latest round of funding from Film Victoria's Assigned Production Investment - Film and TV.

18 May 2015

PAX Aus 2015 Indie Showcase Submissions Now Open

PAX Aus is now accepting game submissions for its 2015 Indie Showcase.

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