$20m funding and insurance scheme to boost Victoria’s live music industry

14 | 11 | 2021

Minister for Creative Industries Danny Pearson has announced the $20 million Live Music Restart package, which will support the exciting return of live music. Beloved music venues will safely get live shows back on their stages thanks to an $8 million program to recruit and train new staff, invest in COVIDSafe infrastructure and get more […]

South Australia Music Development Office $3M Live Music Support Program Announced

29 | 10 | 2021

The MDO Live Music Support Program provides financial support to established live music  enterprises, which includes dedicated live music venues and event promoters, and professional touring artists. The purpose of the program is to enable eligible music businesses to invest in costs associated with planning and presenting live music so that venues, promoters and artists […]

Grants open for Victoria’s music industry

29 | 10 | 2021

The Victorian Government is supporting musicians, bands and music businesses to get back on their feet and back on stage, with grants to recharge Victoria’s famed live music scene. William Elm at Blak Sounds 2019, VMDO First Peoples. Image by Jacinta Keef A new round of grants through the Music Works program is now open, […]

July 2021 COVID – 19 Support

16 | 7 | 2021

The Australian music industry includes many small businesses and sole traders, who earn their living in crowded venues, and at events a long time in preparation. They are heavily and immediately affected by any restrictions that come into play, even if they live and work in another part of an affected state or across the […]

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