Unless there is funding to support the living culture, then …

Comment on Indigenous art gallery, cultural centre: combined or separate? by True but.

Unless there is funding to support the living culture, then this will become a stale museum.

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Gallery business case: still no answers to the big questions
It would be interesting to compare government commissioned business case for the art gallery, with the business case for the cultural centre proposed for south of the gap. Kieran?


National gallery: Waiting for the council, says Wakefield
If the offer is a dollar short of the cost to build a new civic centre the answer should be no.
We only just paid off the current one.
And why, when they are refusing to listen to the clear message from custodians, south of the gap, are they organising an ILUA on land that doesn’t need one?
Native Title has been extinguished over both sites.


Gallery business case slap in the face of custodians
“Support and grow the arts and cultural industry” by breaking cultural protocols and insulting Indigenous custodians. Seems right for an Australian government.


National gallery business case still not public
The Arrernte custodians of Mparntwe have given the government a very clear statement of their position: “South of The Gap.” Is anyone listening?


Back to the future with Warren Snowdon
Warren, there’s a clear ongoing demand for gas extraction from whom? For what?
Australia is the largest exporter of gas in the world so we clearly don’t have a shortage.
Who’s demanding we endanger our future? Why are you supporting this dangerous industry.


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