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The Music Victoria Awards

The Music Victoria Awards (previously known as The Age Music Victoria Awards) are an annual Awards night celebrating Victorian music. 

Submissions for the 2019 Music Victoria Awards open on Monday 5 August and close at 5pm Saturday 31 August.
Submissions are FREE but only open to Music Victoria members. 

The categories open for submissions are:

Best Regional and Outer Suburban Venue (under 50 gigs per year)
Best Regional and Outer Suburban Venue (over 50 gigs per year)
Best Venue (under 500 capacity)
Best Venue (over 500 capacity)
Best Festival

Best Blues Album
Best Country Album
Best Electronic Act
Best Experimental or Avant-Garde Act
Best Folk or Roots Album
Best Jazz Album
Best Heavy Album
Best Hip Hop Act
Best Reggae and Dancehall Act
Best Rock/Punk Album
Best Soul, Funk, R'n'B or Gospel Album
Best Emerging First Peoples Act (Archie Roach Foundation Award for Emerging Talent)
Best Intercultural Music Act
and Best Regional and Outer Suburban Act


If you’re Music Victoria Member, you may nominate yourself (or those you love) in the artists, venues and festivals categories.


- At least 50% of the act has been living in Victoria for the last two years
- Released an album, multiple singles or EP between 1 September 2018 and 31 August 2019
- Victorian venues or festival

Please refer to full criteria here before applying.

Members can submit at this url
Not a member? Sign up here.




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