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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  • arts & culture

Shortlist announced: Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards 2019

The Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards shortlist has been announced, with 28 titles spanning fiction, non-fiction, poetry and more.

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  • music

Pushing 30: Three decades of young people and music

Youth music organisation The Push celebrates its 30-year anniversary this November.

16 November 2018
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Melbourne Arts Precinct

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Creative State Victoria's first creative industries strategy

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The Write Stuff

Writer’s Victoria has launched two programs giving writers with disability a chance to tell their stories and build professional careers.

8 November 2018
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  • arts & culture

New partnership to support creative residencies at Collingwood Arts Precinct

Emerging artists will have the opportunity to become part of the Collingwood Arts Precinct (CAP) community thanks to a new partnership with Bank of Melbourne.

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  • screen

Winners of the 2018 AACTA Awards

Congratulations are in order with Victorian screen practitioners and locally-made productions winning big at the 2018 AACTA Awards.

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  • arts & culture
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Magic Mirror

Melbourne’s Lucy McRae explores the relationship between the body and technology with Biometric Mirror, an installation work destined for MIT and the Centre Pompidou.

18 October 2018
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  • design
  • fashion
  • international

Melbourne design now on show in Hong Kong

The largest-ever international presentation of Victorian design wraps up this weekend at Asia’s premier design event, Hong Kong Business of Design Week (BODW).

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Respectful Workplaces Resources to help creative organisations tackle harassment and bullying in the workplace

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  • screen
  • international

TV series Wentworth set to return

Foxtel has commissioned another twenty episodes of the award-winning series Wentworth.

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  • arts & culture
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40 years of puppets and play

Celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2018, Polyglot Theatre is a treasure of the Victorian arts scene, delighting the young and the young at heart.

26 April 2018
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The Creative Exchange Ideas. Skills. Connections.

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Life in the fast lane

The Fast Track Fellowships program sent four Victorian music managers overseas to create new opportunities for artists at home.

18 September 2018

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