2018 NT Song of the Year Finalists Announced
MusicNT is calling for Expressions of Interest (EOIs) from Indigenous women with a range of industry skills and experience to apply for membership on a new Industry Reference Group. The Reference Group will assist us in planning, coordinating, operating and evaluating our Indigenous Women’s Music Program (IWMP) and the overall Development Plan that guides our work in this area. Please refer to the attached Terms of Reference for the Reference Group, a copy of our current Women’s Music Plan and a link to MusicNT’s overall Strategic Plan or download these from our website.
Indigenous Women’s Reference Group
The 14th annual Bush Bands program comes to a close
Another successful year for Australia’s largest celebration of Aboriginal Music
Caiti Baker takes home overall award of NT Song of the Year and the Saltwater Divas perform in front of a sell out crowd in Darwin
Celebrating Women in Music
Fancy going to live gigs in the NT for free AND getting paid for it?
Fancy getting paid to attend live music events in the NT?
Deadline for NT Song of the Year Entries Extended to 2 June 2017
Global Music Publisher Offers Invaluable Prize to NT Song of the Year Entrants
Colin Lillie receives high honour at 2016 AU Awards
ArtbackNT launch Mobilise a catalyst for creativity
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