Person

Peter Garrett

Policy

National cultural policy: discussion framework

This brief discussion framework lists some of the key points the Australian Government hopes will guide contributions from the public towards the development of a National cultural policy for the next ten years. Discussion so far is in response to these questions:
Discussion paper

A national cultural policy to 2020

In this speech at the National Press Club, Peter Garrett identifies 3 key themes for consideration in forming a national cultural policy. 1. Keeping culture strong; 2. Engaging the community; and, 3. Powering the young. In additiion to the speech, the Minister for the environment...
Report

Indigenous languages - a national approach

The new National Indigenous Languages Policy is aimed at keeping Indigenous languages alive and supporting Indigenous Australians to connect with their language, culture and country. The most recent report on Indigenous languages in Australia, the National Indigenous Languages Survey (NILS) Report 2005, found that the...
Discussion paper

Federal Labor arts policy discussion paper

This discussion paper signals Labor's intention to develop measures which would help to support a vibrant and diverse arts sector. Additionally the paper identifies areas of critical importance, including arts education, Indigenous art and creative industries. This discussion paper is the second stage of the...
Discussion paper

Federal Labor arts policy discussion paper

This discussion paper signals Labor's intention to develop measures which would help to support a vibrant and diverse arts sector. Additionally the paper identifies areas of critical importance, including arts education, Indigenous art and creative industries. This discussion paper is the second stage of the...