Budget promises fall empty Print Email Email to a friend Your email Your name Friend's email Friend's name Verification Please prove your humanity Go on prove it :) Close Related Articles Applause: Latest awards and celebrations Matt Tarrant Emerging Performers Grant recipient named, Bong Joon-ho takes out prestigious Sydney Film Prize, John Oxley Library Fellowship announced, plus more. NSW Minister delivers $871m for the State A 22% increase in recurrent funding for arts, screen and culture has been announced today as part of the 2019-2020 NSW Budget. Applause: Latest funding and awards announced (locked) Helpmann Awards nominations, Adelaide Fringe releases record breaking figures, winners of TAFE NSW Art Prize announced, and more. Applause: Latest funding and awards announced (locked) Best Newcomer Award at Sydney Comedy Festival, Adobe names ACU designer to watch, Top NT architecture award, plus more awards (Premium content) Premium content Esther Anatolitis Wednesday 3 April, 2019 No new Australia Council funding despite expert agreement and industry push - NAVA's Esther Anatolitis responds to the 2019 Federal Budget. This content is only available to members of ArtsHub Join Now for instant access! A subscription to ArtsHub will enable you to: Access the most comprehensive jobs board for the arts sector, with hundreds of positions posted weekly Keep up to date with the latest industry news Access thousands of members-only features, articles and guides Be in the know with upcoming events and exhibitions added daily Learn how and where to get grants, with the most extensive grant finder ... and much, much more. Join Now and join the Australian arts community today Image via Shutterstock Member login Email address Password Forgot password? About the author Esther Anatolitis is Executive Director of NAVA and Deputy Chair of Contemporary Arts Precincts.