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Australia Council Slashes $9 Million

Thursday 16th February / presented by James Hall

In what is a significant blow for regional and remote arts organisations, the Coalition government has slashed 9 million dollars in funding from the Australian Council.

The Council has struggled with a number of budget cuts over recent years, leaving creatives in a difficult environment.

Research fellow Ben Eltham has reported on these cuts as they've happened over the last couple of years and he joined James Hall on The Mag to explore what it means for arts funding in Australia.

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