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The Cultural Development Network participates and collaborates in a range of public events that assist in our aim to promote cultural vitality in communities throughout Australia and internationally. These events are often led by our valued partners such as councils, universities, community organisations and government. This page list previous events and provide information about them, including papers and recordings.


Past presentations, conferences and forums: CDN engages and partners in an number of events organised each year. In addition, we regularly present our research at events held both within Australia and abroad. For information on past presentations and events click here.

Ongoing networking meetings & events:

National Local Government Cultural Forum

LGPro Arts and Culture Special Interest Group Meetings

Municipal Association of Victoria Arts and Culture Committee Meetings

RMIT University’s Centre for Global Research Global Friction Seminars

Arts Talks & Forums:   Past talks & forums