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Introducing “Your Music Scene Needs You”

Introducing “Your Music Scene Needs You”

For more than 10 years, Music Victoria has been supporting, celebrating and advocating for the contemporary Victorian music industry. In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, Music Victoria continues to work tirelessly to provide support, information and insight to...

Music Victoria announces two new Board Directors

Music Victoria announces two new Board Directors

At the Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, December 15th, Music Victoria members elected two new Board Directors, Nkechi Anele and Penny Ikinger. Nkechi Anele grew up in Melbourne and has spent over a decade in the Australian music industry as the lead singer in...

Stories from the Scene: Kiernan Ironfield

Stories from the Scene: Kiernan Ironfield

Our first episode of Stories from the Scene is a conversation between Music Victoria’s Project Coordinator, Kiwat Kennell and Kiernan Ironfield. Kiernan is a proud Darug Man originally from Canberra, now residing in Naarm, Melbourne, Australia and is the Co-CEO of...

Supporting Your Team’s Mental Health

Supporting Your Team’s Mental Health

In this session, Bree and Kiwat discuss building mentally healthy workplaces. Bree focuses on practical tips around integrating emotionally healthy behavior into your organization, how to manage bullying, supporting a staff member with suicidal thoughts, and more.

2021 Music Victoria Awards winners announced!

2021 Music Victoria Awards winners announced!

The 2021 Music Victoria Awards winners are a testament to the strength and diversity of Victoria's thriving music scene. In another glorious evening of accolades and live music, last night’s Music Victoria Awards honoured the state’s best acts, albums, songs and...

Addressing Addiction In Music

Addressing Addiction In Music

As a mental health professional and someone with prior lived experience of my own challenges with alcohol, it’s unsurprising there’s a struggle in the community when it comes to addiction.

Music Victoria supports national Music Industry Review

Music Victoria supports national Music Industry Review

Music Victoria is supporting a national music industry review on sexual harm, sexual harassment, and systemic discrimination in the contemporary Australian music industry. The volunteer Temporary Working Group - with support from APRA AMCOS, ARIA, PPCA, Australia...

2021 Music Victoria Board Nominees

2021 Music Victoria Board Nominees

In the new strategic plan, Music Victoria is trying to tackle some big issues, and as such, the organisation has identified the urgent need to have the voices of historically marginalised and underrepresented groups on our Board including People of Colour,...

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