As Australia heads into the 2016 federal election the arts has never had a higher political profile. All eyes are on the major parties to share their policies at this crucial time for the arts and cultural sector in Australia. The National Arts Election Debate - 2016 will bring the major parties together to share their visions for the future of the arts and respond to the burning questions of industry leaders and commentators from across the industry.
Patricia Karvelas (ABC and Sky news) will moderate a three cornered contest featuring the Liberal National Party, Labor and the Greens. Arts Minister Senator Mitch Fifield has been invited, and we have confirmed the participation of Shadow Arts Minister Mark Dreyfus and Greens Arts Spokesperson, Adam Bandt.
176 Little Lonsdale St, Melbourne VIC
Date and Time: 8th June, 2016 - 1.00pm - 3.00pm
THIS IS A FREE EVENT, BUT BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL
Norm Horton and Sarah Moynihan, Feral Arts for ArtsPeak 0488 001 506