13 | 11 | 2020

The biggest overhaul of regulations around live music and cultural activity in NSW in a generation passed through the Legislative Council of the NSW Parliament last night with coordinated changes to the Liquor Act, Planning Act, Local Government Act, the Building Code as well as emergency COVID-19 placemaking for food, drink and entertainment activation. “APRA […]

Sydney 24 HR Strategy To Deliver New Cultural and Night Economy

15 | 9 | 2020

This week the NSW Government unveiled the Greater Sydney 24Hr Strategy which has been developed over more than seven months of deep consultation and co-design with an industry advisory group, and across several NSW Government agencies and councils in Greater Sydney who are actively developing their night economies. Evidence based, thoroughly designed and site specific, […]

Live Music Australia Funding Announced

12 | 8 | 2020

This week the Federal Government has announced The Live Music Australia program, which is a competitive grants opportunity for small to medium sized venues that support quality original Australian live music. Visit the Live Music Australia Homepage The Live Music Australia program is focused on supporting small to medium venues that stage quality original Australian live […]

City of Ryde and Lane Cove Council Launch Get Gig Ready

17 | 7 | 2020

A new podcast has been launched to help local musicians amp up their live performances and maximise the potential of their music career. The Get Gig Ready podcast is a collaboration between the City of Ryde, Lane Cove Council, the Live Music Office, MusicNSW and local community station 2SER, with support from Macquarie University, as […]

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