Arts and culture

Feature Story

Hermannsburg Potters shaping pottery and lives

Hermannsburg Potters shaping pottery and lives

The Arrente women of central Australia have long been gifted artists, so when a pottery teacher visited Ntaria (Hermannsburg) in 1990 the women found clay to be the perfect outlet for their artistic tendencies and cultural beliefs. Continue reading

Announcement

New projects to protect Indigenous languages

Minister for the Arts, Senator the Hon George Brandis QC, and Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Senator the Hon Nigel Scullion have announced the recipients of $2.6 million in funding for new language preservation projects. Continue reading