Senator the Hon. George Brandis S.C.
Minister for the Arts and Sport
Former Minister for Communications, Information Technology and the Arts; Deputy Leader of the Government in the Senate archived website
Minister for the Arts and Sport from 23 November 2001 to 30 January 2007
Responsibilities of the Department of Communications, Information Technology and the Arts include the arts, culture and sport. The Department develops policy and administers programs which support the development of a rich and stimulating cultural sector for all Australians, a strong and internationally competitive Australian sports sector, and greater participation in sport by all Australians.