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General Resources

  • Arts Today, ABC Radio National:, Weekdays, 10am, highlights repeated each evening.
  • Bennelong Program (Kids @ the House) - Ph: 02 9250 7111 Fax: 02 9250 7491 - Arts events at Sydney Opera House.
  • Newspaper articles eg Sydney Morning Herald, Australian: Visual Arts, Music, Drama and Dance reviews each week and specialist, feature articles on a regular basis.
  • Performing Arts Bookshop - Pitt Street Sydney, NSW 2000 Ph: 02 9267 2257 Resources, books, scripts etc.
  • Stereo simulcasts throughout the year, Sunday evenings, ABC TV
  • Primary Arts program, 2MBS - FM ABC TV and SBS TV, regular arts programs
  • The Arts Show, ABC TV, Thursdays 9pm.
  • The Australia Council

Systems and School Authorities

Systems and School Authorities offer professional development programs and resources that are being produced to assist teachers in their implementation of the syllabus.

Department of Education and Training

Curriculum Support Directorate

The Curriculum Support Directorate produces resources in book, CD, video and CD - Rom forms to support implementation of the Creative Arts K - 6 Syllabus in each artform. A list of resources produced by the arts unit of the directorate is attached. Limited copies of these resources are available for sale from DET Sales, PO Box 218, Bankstown 2200. The state office and district arts consultants provide professional development programs for teachers in government schools in understanding the syllabus, teaching strategies and programming, as well as creating whole school change to develop schools arts curricular. Department of Education and Training Curriculum Support Materials.

Arts Education Centre

The Arts Education Centre provides schools with information on theatre performances for schools and coordinates the State Drama Festival, Dance Festival, Schools Spectacular, Choral Concerts, Instrumental festivals, Sing, Dance as well as many other performance opportunities for NSW Government schools.

Catholic Education Offices

Materials produced by the Catholic Education Offices in the Archdiocese of Sydney and other dioceses across the state.

Association of Independent Schools

The Association of Independent Schools.

Art Materials and Resources

  • Ceramic Supply Company Pty Ltd - 02 9892 1566
  • Chroma Acrylics Pty Ltd - 02 9457 9922
  • Conti School Supplies - 02 9605 7611
  • Dean's Art - 02 9439 4944
  • Eckersley's Pty Ltd
  • Foto Riesel - 02 9299 6745
  • Piper Press - 02 9660 0364
  • Q Stores - 02 9318 7888
  • Ram Paper Disributors - 02 9646 4466
  • S & S Wholesale Pty Ltd - 02 9875 1155 or 1300 73 1529
  • The Art Scene - 02 9809 2222
  • Westgate School Supplies - 02 9799 7000

Galleries and Museums in NSW

Metropolitan and Regional Galleries in NSW

Galleries and Museums in the ACT

Galleries and Museums in Queensland

Galleries and Museums in Victoria

Other Sites

Music Resources

Drama Resources

Dance Resources

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