Prizes

A Music Victoria Award nomination results in increased promotion, recognition and attention on your music, career, venue or festival. This recognition can translate to audience growth and increased record or ticket sales.

All winners of the Music Victoria Awards and Music Victoria Industry Awards receive a trophy, and some categories also come with a prize for the winner.

Music Victoria Industry Awards Prizes:

  • Outstanding Woman in Music – $3,500 cash (Sponsor: City Of Melbourne)
  • Best Producer – $2,000 cash + a Music Market co-work package (Sponsor: VMDO) + $1,000 voucher to spend on Yamaha gear (Sponsor: Yamaha)
  • Best Regional/Outer Suburban Venue (under 50 gigs/yr) – $3,000 cash (Sponsor: Bendigo Bank)
  • Best Regional/Outer Suburban Venue (over 50 gigs/yr) – $3,000 cash  (Sponsor: Bendigo Bank)
  • Best Venue (over 500 cap) –  free tinnies (Sponsor: Brick Lane Brewing)
  • Best Venue (under 500 cap) –  free tinnies (Sponsor: Brick Lane Brewing)
  • Best Festival – free festival mgmt software (Sponsor: loadin.com)

 

Music Victoria Awards Prizes:

Industry voted categories

  • Archie Roach Foundation Award for Emerging Talent – $3,000 cash (Sponsor: Archie Roach Foundation) and a rehearsal package (Sponsor: Bakehouse)
  • Arts Access Victoria Amplify Award – $3,000 cash (Sponsor: Arts Access Victoria) and a rehearsal package (Sponsor: Bakehouse)
    Best Regional/Outer Suburban Act – $3,000 cash (Sponsor: Bendigo Bank)

Publicly voted categories

  • Best Group – $2,000 voucher to spend on Yamaha gear (Sponsor: Yamaha)
  • Best Solo Artist – $1,000 voucher to spend on Yamaha gear (Sponsor: Yamaha)
  • Best Musician- $1,000 voucher to spend on Yamaha gear (Sponsor: Yamaha)
  • Best Breakthrough Act –  $1,000 value of custom-made merch (Sponsor: Sound Merch) and a rehearsal package (Sponsor: Bakehouse)