News: Culture

Adelaide Festival Centre’s OzAsia Talks focus on cultural engagement between Australia and Asia

Adelaide Festival Centre’s innovative new online series - OzAsia Festival Talks - begins tonight with a livestream from Her Majesty’s Theatre focusing on cultural engagement…

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Oct 20, 2020 Arts / Culture / Events /

 
 

Hong Kong Palace Museum anticipated to launch in June 2022

A Hong Kong version of Beijing’s Palace Museum to be located in the West Kowloon Cultural District at a cost of HK$3.5 billion (US$451 million) is anticipated to make its debut in…

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Oct 19, 2020 Arts / Culture / Education / Tourism / Venues /

 
 

World Leisure releases 2020 Charter for Leisure

The World Leisure Organisation has released an updated Charter for Leisure, designed to guide leisure policy development at community, state, national and international levels. The third…

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Oct 13, 2020 Culture / Education / Environment / Recreation / Tourism /

 
 

Thinkwell Group publishes white paper on museums in a post-Coronavirus world

Thinkwell Group, the global experience design and production company, has released a white paper looking at the transformation of museums and cultural institutions following the global…

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Oct 6, 2020 Attractions / Culture / Tourism /

 
 

Colombian curator appointed as Artistic Director of the 23rd Biennale of Sydney

After an extensive international search, the Biennale of Sydney has appointed Colombian curator José Roca as the Artistic Director of the 23rd Biennale of Sydney, which will take…

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Sep 9, 2020 Arts / Culture / Events / Tourism /

 
 

Louvre Abu Dhabi announces free access for select groups can see the museum for free

With the Louvre Abu Dhabi now reopened to the public, the museum has announced that taxi drivers, children and the elderly can enter the museum for free until the end of the year. Taxi…

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Sep 3, 2020 Arts / Attractions / Culture / Marketing / Safety /

 
 

Indigenous tourism hit hard by Coronavirus crisis

Australia’s Indigenous tourism sector - one of the industry’s top performers over the past decade - has been hit hard by Coronavirus travel restrictions and border closures.…

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Aug 13, 2020 Culture / Marketing / Tourism /

 
 

Sydney Fringe announces highlights for inaugural Global Fringe  

Sydney Fringe has today announced the first international and local highlights for the inaugural Global Fringe program, streamed live this September 2020. The inaugural program developed…

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Jul 15, 2020 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Events /

 
 

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