Culture, history and sport
Australian Stories has over 200 articles from themes such as Australian identity, history, Indigenous culture, music and performance, natural environment, and the visual arts and crafts.
Creative Australia celebrates Australia’s strong, diverse and inclusive culture. It describes the essential role arts and culture play in the life of every Australian and how creativity is central to Australia’s economic and social success.
iPhone, iPod touch and iPad - Read the stories about Australians doing extraordinary things at home and abroad.
Australian Biography Online profiles some of the most extraordinary Australians of our time. The site drew from material collected for the Australian Biography TV series, which featured remarkable and inspiring individuals who have had a major impact on our cultural, political and social life. In revealing in-depth interviews, these people shared their experiences and insights.
Cultural Data Online is the website of the Cultural Ministers Council's Statistics Working Group. It provides free online access to Australian arts and cultural research reports and statistics.
GrantsLINK makes it easier to find suitable and relevant grants from the many government grants that are available. It helps you find the best source of funding and assists you to complete application forms. This page lists culture and heritage grants.
The Department of Regional Australia, Local Government, Arts and Sport is responsible for regional Australia policy and co-ordination; the delivery of regional and rural specific services; regional development; matters relating to local government; the administration of Australian territories; arts and sport.
The Office for the Arts (OFTA) develops and administers programs and policies that encourage excellence in art, support for cultural heritage and public access to arts and culture.