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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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25 November 2015

New Refugee and Asylum Seeker Art Prize

Home and Art is a new exhibition and art prize for artists from refugee and asylum seeker backgrounds, organised by the Walker Street Gallery & Arts Centre in Southeast Melbourne.

25 November 2015

Apply to Pitch At International Documentary Conference

The Australian International Documentary Conference (AIDC) will come to the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) in 2016, with a new pitching event targeted at both early career and established filmmakers.

24 November 2015

Vic stations win big at Community Radio Awards

Adrian Basso, General Manager of Melbourne’s PBS 106.7fm, has won a major award in recognition of his service to community radio.

24 November 2015

Creative Victoria Seeks Research Specialist

Creative Victoria is seeking a Manager of Research and Analysis to work within its Strategy and International Engagement division.

23 November 2015

Indigenous Professional Development Program Closing Soon

Applications for the next round of Creative Victoria’s Indigenous Professional Development Program are closing soon.

23 November 2015

Short Story Competition Honours Hal Porter

East Gippsland Art Gallery has launched a short story competition honouring the prominent Australian literary figure, Hal Porter.

20 November 2015

Vic Musicians Head To Parliament House

This Saturday 21 November, Spring Street Beat comes to Parliament House, showcasing emerging musicians from across Victoria in a free one-day festival.

20 November 2015

Funding Changes to Enable Victoria's Independent Arts Organisations to Thrive

Minister for Creative Industries Martin Foley has announced changes to Creative Victoria’s Organisations Investment Program, one of the Victorian Government’s key funding streams for the state’s independent arts sector, addressing long-held industry concerns about the program.

19 November 2015

Pause Fest 2016 Program Launched

Pause Fest, one of Australia’s leading creative tech conferences, returns to Melbourne in 2016 for a week of digital discovery.

18 November 2015

Entries Open For Porter Poetry Prize

The Australian Book Review is seeking entries for the 12th Peter Porter Poetry Prize, which offers a prize pool of $7,500.

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