Funding for music events

At the beginning of January, NSW Minister for the Arts, the Hon. George Souris announced the recipients of $110,000 in grant funding to assist young people stage their own all ages, drug and alcohol free music events. Young people across the State were invited to apply for grant funding through the “Indent” program which gives participant the skills, resources and support to stage their own music events.┬áKeep an eye on the indent website for information about applications for 2013

Congratulations to all the recipients:

$5,000 Event Development Grant:
– Youth of Bland Shire
, West Wyalong
– Youth Entertainment Reference Group
, Campbelltown
– The Loft
, Newcastle
– Outback Indent
, Broken Hill
– Momentum
, Music and Media, Bega

$2,500 Grass Roots Grant:Cowra Youth Council, Cowra
– Rock the YAC Productions
, Byron Bay
– Coolamon Shire Youth Events Team
, Coolamon
– Bathurst Regional Youth Council Events Working Party
, Bathurst
– Mid-Western Regional Youth Council
, Mudgee
– Rock the Block
, Hornsby
– Bandwagon
, Tamworth
– Cessnock Youth Entertainment Committee (CYEC)
, Cessnock
– Bondi Blitz Planning Committee
, Waverly
– Crankfest Youth Advisory Committee
, Richmond Valley
– The Ragers
, Griffith
– Liquidfest 2012 Committee
, Queanbeyan
– Unleashed,
– Artbeat
, Gosford
– The New What Next
, Rockdale