The federal Government have announced $250m will be directed into programs to support Australia's entertainment, arts and screen sectors rebuild in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. A range of new grant and loan programs will roll out over the next 12 months to different parts of the arts sector to support the $112 billion creative economy and the more than 600,000 Australians it employs. Also announced was a Creative Economy Task Force, with members to be announced in coming weeks.
The support package includes:
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