Webinar: Culture in the Community: Indicators of Arts, Culture and Heritage in Australia

Wednesday 6 June, 1-3.30, capital cities all around Australia

Australian Community Indicators Network
This webinar will discuss the importance arts, culture and heritage in the creation of vibrant communities, and available indicators/data sources to measure their impact and influence.

Speakers will include Dr Kim Dunphy from the Cultural Development Network, Lisa Conolly from the Australian Bureau of Statistics, and Leigh Tabrett, former Director of Arts Queensland.

Culture in the Community flyer

Approaches to Planning and Evaluation for Local Cultural Development

One day workshop for local government and other cultural development professionals
Presented by the Cultural Development Network in collaboration with Country Arts SA
9 am – 4.30 pm, Thursday 5 June 2014
City of Port Adelaide, Enfield Town Hall, 34 Nile Street, Port Adelaide

Presenter: Dr. Kim Dunphy is the Research Program Manager of the Cultural Development Network, Victoria.CDN works to promote the cultural vitality of communities throughout Victoria and Australia, largely through support of cultural development professionals.

This workshop has been specially designed for cultural development professionals to assist with effective planning and evaluation of their activities. Participants will be introduced to the concept of evidence-based approaches to planning, and frameworks that facilitate this, specifically program logic and theory of change. For more information download the flyer.

Planning evaluation workshop flyer 5 June 2014

Presentations made by CDN staff and associates

This page lists presentations made by CDN staff and associates at events presented by other organisations.

Arts Activated, Accessible Arts National Conference, Sydney, 2010

Presentation by Kim Dunphy, Program Manager, Cultural Development Network:

Increasing opportunities for people with a disability to participate in the arts: assisting local government and other cultural development workers to develop capacity


Presentation: Cultural Development in Local Government

Yarra Ranges Arts Network


Arts and Disability presentation

Supporting clients to enjoy participating in the arts


Developing and Revitalizing Rural & Remote Communities

Through Arts and Creativity: a review of literature from Australia


Professional Development Day

Artists and Community Partnerships, Catholic Education Office, October 2009


The Bigger Picture: how local cultural development fits into an international perspective, Castlemaine, March 2008

Creative Community Network meeting: Mt. Alexander Shire, Castlemaine, March 2008


Agenda 21 for Culture meeting and Interaccio conference

Barcelona, Spain, October 2006 (more…)

Conference Papers 2002 – 2004

The following presentations were made by CDN staff and associates at a range of public events. Jon Hawkes’ presentations were made as part of his Community Cultural Development Board Fellowship from the Australia Council.