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More support for Melbourne businesses in lockdown

More support for Melbourne businesses in lockdown

The Victorian Government has announced additional support for businesses most impacted by the extended lockdown in Melbourne. The new package includes: The Small Business COVID Hardship Fund which will provide $10,000 grants to eligible businesses that have...

Have you lost another gig this lockdown?

Have you lost another gig this lockdown?

This afternoon brings more devasting news as Victoria prepares to enter Lockdown 6.0 at 8pm tonight which means more lost gigs and income for the Victorian Music Industry. We are still working with the Australian Music Industry Network and the Australian Festival...

Join our music industry’s call-to-arms

Join our music industry’s call-to-arms

Our Soundtrack Our Stories, launched Thursday 5 August 2021, is an initiative to soundtrack Australian lives with Australian music. It’s that simple. But one simple move will have a monumental impact on the lives of our homegrown, globally-loved, local artists whose...

Music Victoria Member Moment: Submissions now open!

Music Victoria Member Moment: Submissions now open!

Have you got an upcoming release, gig or livestream that you’d like to share? At Music Victoria, we love to celebrate and promote the successes of our members! Every week, we spotlight a member on socials for #MusicVictoriaMemberMoment. For the chance to be featured,...

Introducing the inaugural Arts Access Victoria Amplify Award! 

Introducing the inaugural Arts Access Victoria Amplify Award! 

Whilst one round of the 2021 Music Victoria Awards submissions has just closed, a new award category has just opened for submissions… the inaugural Arts Access Victoria  Amplify Award! Established to shine a light on and recognise the contributions made by Deaf and...

Music Victoria Member Survey Insights 2021

Music Victoria Member Survey Insights 2021

We reached out to our members earlier in the year to take part in our 2021 Member Survey. We're pleased to share some key findings from the survey below. Thank you to all the 394 members who completed this survey and shared their valuable insights. As we embark on...

We’re Hiring – Music Market Venue Technician

We’re Hiring – Music Market Venue Technician

The Victorian Music Development Office (VMDO) is hiring for a new position: Music Market Venue Technician. The Venue Technician is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of Music Market to ensure its safe and optimal use as the headquarters for the...

New Victorian Business Support Package

New Victorian Business Support Package

A new jointly funded package from the Commonwealth and Victorian Governments will give Victorian small and medium businesses the extra support and confidence they need to recover from the recent lockdown. The new Victorian Business Support Package will deliver an...

Lockdown lifted across Victoria

Lockdown lifted across Victoria

The Victorian Government has advised that the lockdown will be lifted state-wide from 11:59pm tonight. However, a range of restrictions remain in place for venues. Entertainment and Leisure venues: Indoor fixed seated entertainment: Open up to a maximum of 100 people...

Additional support for Victorian businesses

Additional support for Victorian businesses

In addition to the support announced last week, the Victorian Government has announced new support to bolster communities and businesses most impacted by the ongoing restrictions. Victorian businesses and sole traders will now share up to $484.2 million in support for...

Cash support for Victorian businesses during lockdown

Cash support for Victorian businesses during lockdown

The Victorian Government has announced new cash grants for businesses affected by the current lockdown. Eligible businesses and sole traders, including restaurants, bars, and event suppliers, will be able to receive these payments automatically. Businesses that have...

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