Disability News

Disability Action Plan 2017—2019

20 December 2016

The Australia Council’s Disability Action Plan 2017—19 builds on the achievements of our previous DAP and stretches us to deliver for people with disability across our three goals of accessibility, leadership and arts practice.

Disability Action Plan Progress Report Year 1

17 August 2016

This first year of the Australia Council’s new Disability Action Plan (DAP) has been an exciting one in relation to arts and disability activities delivered by the Council, and the incredible work being made by artists with disability. The implementation of the DAP has reshaped our thinking and the way we work on behalf of the sector.

Arts and disability funding closes soon

18 January 2016

The Australia Council for the Arts is again providing dedicated funding for artists with disability and is calling for applications before the 2 February closing date.

Unlimited Festival

27 July 2015

In September 2014, the second Unlimited Festival took over the Southbank of London with an intensive week performances, talks and events that showcase artists with disability.

An intimate journey from Townsville to London

09 February 2015

After performing, touring and working as her assistant in prestigious venues in Australia and around the world, life changed at the age of 30 when I was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis.

Progress Report January 2015

09 February 2015

Exit off canvas