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Western Metro Arts and Culture Forum: Meet the Candidates for the 2018 Victorian Election

  • The SUBSTATION 1 Market Street Newport, VIC, 3015 Australia (map)

Arts West has invited candidates for the Victorian state election in November to share their vision for arts and culture in the west. This is an opportunity to meet your local candidates, hear their policies and ask them questions over morning tea about the ways they will support your arts practice and foster cultural participation in Melbourne’s west.

We welcome the following candidates who have agreed to speak at our forum. Stay tuned for further announcements.

  • Ms Katie Hall (ALP) Footscray
  • Ms Melissa Horne (ALP) Williamstown
  • Dr Sam Long (Greens) Williamstown
  • Ms Ingrid Stitt (ALP) Western Metropolitan
  • Ms Huong Truong (Greens) Western Metropolitan
  • Mr James Williams (Greens) Essendon

WHEN:                 10:30am – 1:00pm; Thursday 18th October 2018.
WHERE:               The SUBSTATION, 1 Market St, Newport VIC 3015

While this is a free event, we request that you register for catering purposes.

PLEASE NOTE: Registrations and morning tea will begin from 10am.

This FREE event is open to the general public. We encourage local artists to join us and meet your local representatives.

Arts West is a unique alliance of arts organisations who together reflect the exciting, vibrant and ever-expanding arts and culture thriving in Melbourne’s west. Arts West alliance member organisations are 100 Story Buildingcohealth Arts GeneratorFootscray Community Arts CentreSnuff PuppetsThe SUBSTATIONWestern Edge Youth Arts and Women’s Circus.

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