Creative Victoria

People watching a performer in a big dress with an old timey looking building in the background Castlemaine State Festival opening night 2013. Photo: Michael Nix

Creative Victoria champions and supports the state's creative industries, spanning arts, culture, screen, design and more. Learn more about Creative Victoria

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Melbourne literary programmers bound for Scotland

A host of Victorian literature programmers have been selected for the inaugural Edinburgh Exchange, an initiative of the Melbourne City of Literature Office.

24 April 2018
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  • arts & culture

The funny thing about Melbourne

The Melbourne International Comedy Festival isn’t just the biggest laugh in town, it’s a launch pad for local comedy talent.

5 April 2018
  • Strategy

Creative State Victoria's first creative industries strategy

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  • arts & culture
  • education

Education Week 2018 is Celebrating the arts

The stage is set for Celebrating the arts – this year’s theme of Education Week 2018.

24 April 2018
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  • design
  • fashion

Melbourne fashion design: Curated

Meet Victoria’s most exciting new fashion designers, and delve into their philosophy, style and craft.

20 March 2018
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  • music

Second Live Music Census shows Melbourne is the music capital of the world

During last week’s sold out Music Cities Convention, Music Victoria announced the complete findings from the 2017 Melbourne Live Music Census.

23 April 2018
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Four teams shortlisted for the inaugural Victorian Design Challenge

Four proposals have been shortlisted for the inaugural Victorian Design Challenge.

19 April 2018
  • Websites

Culture Victoria Explore the Stories and Collections that make up the rich cultural life of Victoria

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Dumb ways to learn and play

How a local public safety campaign became a viral sensation.

8 March 2018
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  • music

Music Lives Here – Announcing a new home for Victorian music

Victorian music has a new headquarters with the announcement of the Music Market - a one stop shop for Victoria’s music industry to work, learn and collaborate.

17 April 2018
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  • music
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  • games
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Regional Map

The regional creativity map showcases just some of the creative industries spread across Victoria

20 May 2016
  • Resources

The Creative Exchange Ideas. Skills. Connections.

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A fine place to show visitors

Celebrating 130 years of the Bendigo Art Gallery

3 March 2017

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