Australia Council review announced

19 December 2011

Arts Minister Simon Crean today announced an independent review of the Australia Council for the Arts.

Chairman of the Australia Council, James Strong says: "The review of the Australia Council for the Arts is appropriate at a time when a new national cultural policy is in advanced development. One of the most important issues in the arts sector is ensuring efficient and effective structures for delivery of funding through transparent processes.

"We look forward to engaging with the review led by Gabrielle Trainor and Angus Jam


The Minister’s announcement can be found here:



This media release can also be viewed in an emdedded frame below (we recommend using the 'view in fullscreen' viewing option), on the Australia Council's Scribd account or downloaded as a PDF (124 KB).



For inquiries please contact:

Cameron Woods
Communications Adviser
Phone 02 9215 9030, 0412 686 548, Email

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