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Music Victoria Industry Awards Live Stream

29 Sep 2020 Music Victoria Industry Awards Live Stream

Music Victoria is excited to announce a new format for 2020 with their first-ever exclusive online event. Ahead of the 16th edition of the annual Music Victoria Awards in December, the 2020 Industry Awards will take place online, beamed to wherever you may be across the state on Thursday 8 October to reveal Music Victoria’s Hall of Fame inductees and award seven of the 21 industry-voted awards as well as announce all remaining nominees for both the industry and public-voted categories.

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Now Hiring! Music Victoria - CEO

24 Sep 2020 Now Hiring! Music Victoria - CEO

Are you our next CEO…. ... We are looking for a professional with remarkable communication skills at all levels as you converse with ministers and musicians alike. You will be driven, passionate and adaptable while not only open to change you embrace it. A good operator with sound strategic and financial planning skills, you will have an intricate understanding of project management principles. ... A day in the life of our CEO could include advocacy work with government and completing ...

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The State Government announce $13 million funding package for the Victorian music sector

20 Sep 2020

The State Government this morning announced a $13 million funding package for the Victorian music sector, and groundbreaking new planning controls that will support venues and set the foundation for the establishment of Live Music Precincts.

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NEW STATE PLANNING POLICY FOR LIVE MUSIC – 10 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW

20 Sep 2020

1. A new State Planning Policy recognising the importance of live music, that will have effect in every planning scheme in every municipality: ... Objective ... To recognize the social, economic and cultural benefits of live music and encourage, create and protect opportunities for the enjoyment of live music.  ... Strategies ... Identify areas where live music entertainment is encouraged or where there are high concentrations of licensed premises or clusters of live music venues, and ...

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Roadmap to COVID Normal

6 Sep 2020
The Premier has just announced the roadmap to COVID Normal for regional Victoria and metropolitan Melbourne...
 
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Music Victoria CEO Patrick Donovan is ‘leaving the building’

4 Sep 2020 Music Victoria CEO Patrick Donovan is ‘leaving the building’

After 10 years at the helm, Music Victoria CEO Patrick Donovan has made the decision to hand over the baton as CEO and leave the state peak body for contemporary music, Music Victoria.

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Music Victoria nominated for Best Global Music Office in the inaugural Music Cities Awards

2 Sep 2020 Music Victoria nominated for Best Global Music Office in the inaugural Music Cities Awards

Music Victoria has been nominated in the top three Best Global Music Offices in the inaugural Music Cities Awards...

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Music Victoria announces new board member and MOU with Songlines

19 Aug 2020 Music Victoria announces new board member and MOU with Songlines

Music Victoria is thrilled to announce the appointment of Kerry Kennell (pictured) to its board of directors.

Kerry, who is a proud Torres Strait island woman from the eastern islands Ugar and Erub, brings valuable legal, business, strategic, management, industry and government experience to the board.


The announcement comes in the same week that Music Victoria and the Peak Body for First Nations Music in Victoria, Songlines Music Aboriginal Corporation, signed a Memorandum of Understanding committing to work closely and partner on regular events.

 

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Expression of Interest to join Music Victoria Covid-19 Recovery Advisory Group

18 Aug 2020Music Victoria are seeking expressions of interest from Victorian music industry experts to join a voluntary panel. ... The contemporary music industry is facing its greatest crisis and the impacts of Covid-19 are likely to last well into 2021. The panel is being established to assist Music ... Read More

Victorian Live Music Venues Program via Creative Victoria has been extended by one week

6 Aug 2020

The deadline for the Victorian Live Music Venues Program via Creative Victoria has been extended by one week. Venues wishing to apply for support now have until 5pm, 13 August 2020. 

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How To Prepare your COVID-Safe Plan: COVID-Safe Plan Template

5 Aug 2020

The Victorian Government has released documentation on how you can create a COVID-Safe Plan for your business while under Stage 4 lockdown restrictions.  ... Any business opening from midnight tonight needs to have a Covid Safe Plan in place. The plan does not have to be submitted to government.  ... See how to prepare your COVID Safe plan here. ... A COVID Safe Plan template can be found here. ...

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Updated restrictions to slow the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19)

3 Aug 2020

Victorian Premier Dan Andrews has announced changes to Melbourne’s restrictions as well as changes to regional restrictions for at least the next six weeks until Sunday 13 September. Some of the key points include: ... State of Disaster declared ... ... From 6pm tonight, Victoria will enter a State of Disaster. This will give police additional powers to ensure people are complying with public health directions. ... ... Changes to Melbourne’s restrictions ... ... From August 2 ...

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