Media Statements

For Portfolio: Culture and the Arts

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

15/10/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Picabar future secured

11/10/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

New partnership to strengthen contemporary dance sector

9/10/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Contemporary Music Fund nurtures aspiring young musicians

5/10/2019

MacTiernan; Templeman

Regional Development; Culture and the Arts

New HEART for Margaret River arts and tourism scene

19/09/2019

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Grant programs to increase regional arts activity

17/09/2019

Papalia; Templeman

Citizenship and Multicultural Interests; Culture and the Arts

Online portal promotes culturally diverse artists

13/09/2019

McGowan; Templeman

Premier; Culture and the Arts

Multimillion dollar support for Western Australia’s screen industry

13/09/2019

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

State Art Gallery works to go on new regional tour

29/08/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Homegrown music artists reaching new audiences

29/08/2019

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

CinefestOZ showcases WA-made films

27/08/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

WA screen industry reaching new heights

26/07/2019

McGowan; Templeman

Premier; Culture and the Arts

Premier’s Book Award winners announced

26/07/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

State Library’s Disrupted Festival of Ideas on this weekend

13/07/2019

MacTiernan; Templeman

Regional Development; Culture and the Arts

WA Museum to reopen Carnarvon cultural centre

6/07/2019

Templeman; Kelly

Culture and the Arts; Innovation and ICT

‘Game on’ at VR festival these school holidays

5/07/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

New interim leadership team for Art Gallery of Western Australia

5/07/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Innovative food, beverage and creative operators sought for new museum

28/06/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Collie to launch second edition of major regional art prize

20/06/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Spotlight on WA Aboriginal musicians for NAIDOC Music Awards

19/06/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Disrupted 2019 program announced

13/06/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Contemporary Music Fund delivers over $300,000 in grant funding

11/06/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Briefing outlines state of the arts in business

5/06/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

WA mourns an all-round entertainer, community member and friend

4/06/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Western Australian Premier’s Book Awards shortlist announced

31/05/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

State Cabinet records from 1988 released

28/05/2019

Templeman; Kelly

Culture and the Arts; Innovation and ICT

Consortium to foster interactive experiences

27/05/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

WA creatives to power up with new interactive fund

21/05/2019

Templeman; Tinley

Culture and the Arts; Asian Engagement

WA Government forges cultural/arts links with South East Asia

14/05/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Immerse yourself in new virtual reality festival

7/05/2019

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Investment into arts and culture supports regional growth

17/04/2019

MacTiernan; Templeman; Wyatt

Regional Development; Culture and the Arts; Aboriginal Affairs

Funding to reopen Gwoonwardu Mia cultural centre

12/04/2019

Templeman; Wyatt

Culture and the Arts; Aboriginal Affairs

Aboriginal art market returns bigger and better than ever

3/04/2019

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

WA regions become the backdrop once again

26/03/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

State Library acquires AC/DC rock legend Bon Scott letter

22/03/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

State Library and Rio Tinto recognised for improving literacy

20/03/2019

Templeman

Heritage; Culture and the Arts

Re-activation of iconic Fremantle venue

19/03/2019

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

First tour for 20 years: State Art Gallery works go on the road

13/03/2019

Templeman; Tinley

Culture and the Arts; Asian Engagement

Perth is last stop on Silk Road exhibition’s international tour

11/03/2019

McGowan; Templeman

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Culture and the Arts

McGowan Government Industry Participation Strategy delivering on local jobs and apprenticeships

25/02/2019

Tinley; Templeman; MacTiernan

Asian Engagement; Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Chinese delegation raises the curtain with WA film industry

17/02/2019

Templeman; McGurk

Culture and the Arts; Women's Interests

Safer Venues welcomed to the stage

14/02/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Up close and personal with Australia’s own sweetheart

13/02/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Sunset to rise again as new cultural precinct

7/02/2019

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

State Library's oral histories recognised by UNESCO

6/02/2019

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Regional WA treasures one step closer to worldwide exposure

24/12/2018

Templeman; Wyatt

Culture and the Arts; Aboriginal Affairs

Funding support for WA Aboriginal arts and culture

21/12/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

A new grants program that can’t be beat

20/12/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Western Australian focus on new Premier’s Book Awards

19/12/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

WA Museum, Woodside celebrate 20 years of scientific excellence

19/12/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Theatre Kimberley soars into the future

19/12/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Creative Regions funding raises the roof in Moora

18/12/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Upgrades to His Majesty’s improve safety and performance

4/12/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

New lease opportunities put culture on the menu

4/12/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

First look inside new museum as construction reaches highest point

21/10/2018

McGowan; Templeman; Tinley

Premier; Heritage; Culture and the Arts; Veterans Issues

Anzac Bell to ring in centenary commemorations

18/10/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Big lift for new museum cantilever gallery

17/10/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

State Library images used on new $50 note

16/10/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

McGowan Government supports WA’s booming screen industry

13/10/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

York Motor Museum - a treasure in the Avon Valley

12/10/2018

Cook; Templeman

Mental Health; Culture and the Arts

Standing up for mental health and wellbeing

9/10/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

These are the champions - of the arts!

5/10/2018

Tinley; Templeman

Veterans Issues; Culture and the Arts

Grant boosts community involvement in Armistice commemorations

4/10/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Filming starts in Great Southern for new international movie

1/10/2018

Papalia; Templeman

Citizenship and Multicultural Interests; Tourism; Culture and the Arts

New exhibition inspires future leaders with message of peace

26/09/2018

Papalia; MacTiernan; Tinley; Templeman

Tourism; Regional Development; Veterans Issues; Culture and the Arts

Illuminating Albany to honour Anzac sacrifice

25/09/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Have your say on the National Arts and Disability Strategy

21/09/2018

Templeman; Saffioti

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Series of capsule exhibitions to tour regional WA

20/09/2018

Dawson; Templeman

Environment; Culture and the Arts

West Australian Opera returns to Valley of the Giants

18/09/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Highly respected Western Australian new Art Gallery board chairperson

13/09/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Joint media statement - Western Australia and Queensland demand fair go for major arts funding

12/09/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Rare French artworks go on show at WA Maritime Museum

5/09/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Circus creates a moving feast

31/08/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Program delivers to creative regions

31/08/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

WA Maritime Museum premieres cutting-edge, virtual reality Antarctica film

8/08/2018

Templeman; Papalia

Culture and the Arts; Tourism

Perth Festival announces four major events for 2019

6/08/2018

Papalia; Templeman

Citizenship and Multicultural Interests; Culture and the Arts

WA - the land of languages

2/08/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

A whale of a job! Preparing to display the largest animal on Earth

25/07/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

2018 Disrupted Festival of Ideas to explore technology and humanity

21/07/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Virtual reality encourages big dreams

9/07/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Kylie's glamorous show costumes go on display at Freo

7/07/2018

Wyatt; Templeman

Aboriginal Affairs; Culture and the Arts

NAIDOC Week sings 'Because of Her We Can'

5/07/2018

Templeman; Cook

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Great Southern sets the picture

28/06/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Joint winners of the 2018 Margaret Medcalf Award announced

22/06/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

New strategy for cultural infrastructure

22/06/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Puppet show pulls on heartstrings across Western Australia

13/06/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Is technology making us less human? The State Library’s Disrupted Festival of Ideas debates the big questions

11/06/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Innovations Lab takes community into the future

4/06/2018

Templeman; Kelly

Culture and the Arts; Science

‘Nugget’ flies high over Goldfields to foster STEM learning in regions

19/05/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Children to get free entry to New Museum

18/05/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

From Another View - A reimagining of John Forrest’s 1874 exploration of WA

10/05/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Revitalisation of His Majesty’s Theatre continues

10/05/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Acclaimed artist to take Perth Festival helm

30/04/2018

McGowan; Templeman

Premier; Culture and the Arts

Contemporary Music Fund to support homegrown talent and create jobs

23/04/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

WA arts stalwart appointed Australia Council chair

21/04/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

WA holds its Breath for national film release of Tim Winton novel

5/04/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Revealed: WA Aboriginal Art Market to draw a crowd

4/04/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

The Lighthouse Girl shines a spotlight on regional Anzac Centenary commemorations

20/03/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Early literacy program to include vision impaired children

19/02/2018

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

International exhibition to be welcomed with a day of cultural festivities

16/02/2018

MacTiernan; Templeman

Regional Development; Culture and the Arts

Desert stories unveiled at new exhibition