Monthly Feature Article: ‘Consultation key to continuing Banyule’s rich artistic and cultural heritage well into the future’, by Ella Hinkley, Arts and Culture Team Leader, Banyule City Council.
Banyule Council respects and values its role in advocating for arts and culture within their community and in early 2012 the Leisure and Cultural Services team embarked on a process to develop a new four year 2013 – 2017 Arts Plan for Banyule. Read about this process and how Banyule Council is committed to supporting artistic and cultural activities that will continue to build on its cultural heritage for generations to come. Download article: Continuing Banyule’s rich artistic and cultural heritage.
Report from second meeting: October 15, 2013 in Perth, Western Australia
The Cultural Forum is a meeting of cultural policy and planning representatives from Australia’s capital cities, local government associations along with Commonwealth Ministry for the Arts and the Australia Council for the Arts.
The second meeting of the Cultural Forum endorsed its Terms of Reference that begins with the objective to increase the capacity of local government to strengthen the arts and cultural development in their communities.
More information, including the Terms of Reference on the National Local Government Cultural Forum is available at the CDN Website.