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Supporting Music and Screen

The Tasmanian Greens support our music and screen industries.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Policies  |  28 Feb 2018

Music, Count Us In

3 November 2016 marked the 10th anniversary of Music, Count Us In (MCUI), a virtual choir performed by more than 600,000 students from over 2000 schools around Australia.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  16 Nov 2016

Congrats to All on Another Fantastic Junction Arts Festival

The Sixth Junction Arts Festival opened on 7 September and another incarnation of Launceston's only arts festival began.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  13 Sep 2016

Summer and Autumn Festivals

Andrea discusses Tasmanian summer and autumn festivals during the Adjournment.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  5 Apr 2016

Congratulations Courtney Barnett

The prodigious rise from part time muso/bar tender to indie heroine of Tasmania’s music scene of Courtney Barnett in winning the APRA song writer of the year award.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  6 Apr 2016

Junction Arts Festival Success

Junction opened on Wednesday 2 September with the first heat of Senior Idol and closed with the final on Sunday.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  16 Sep 2015

Vale Louise Crossley

Louise Crossley was an inspiration to everyone who met her.  She was a great Tasmanian, a great Australian and a great member of this planet.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  17 Sep 2015

New Art Needs Funds

The Liberal government needs to broaden awareness of artists who are leading the way by supporting innovative ideas and adopting successful models as templates for arts entrepreneurship.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  4 Sep 2015

Record Pokie Losses Show Liberals Lagging on Humane Policy

July saw pokie losses in Tasmania jump to their highest level in 3 years, once more raising questions of how the Hodgman Government plan to support the community - all while continuing to cosy up to Federal Hotels.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  1 Sep 2015

Live Music Industry

A detailed model of consumer spending estimated the Live Music Industries contributed approximately $15m to the national economy last year.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  26 Aug 2015

Great Tasmanians

The Tasmanian Greens today paid tribute to Tasmanian conservation icon and music maker Jessie Luckman, who has died after a very big life at the age of 104.

Nick Mckim  |  Media Release  |  16 May 2014