City of Port Phillip
Artist Development


Free Forums, Workshops & Open Day

An event not to miss for anyone trying to break into the business and gain the latest knowledge of this ever-evolving industry. Live N Local brings you two free artist development days where you can meet experts and gain further skills and knowledge to help excel your career in the music industry. Read more about what's in store below and start planning your experience.

The Door's Open
Saturday 19 August and Sunday 20 August

For the second year running, City of Port Phillip organisations working with or for musicians open their doors to the public.
On offer are free workshops and masterclasses on everything from audio engineering to live stage set ups, exporting and music business. 
The forums are free to attend but you must register your attendance here.

The Right Track
Saturday 26 August

This free program is a fantastic opportunity for established and emerging artists to grow their knowledge and expand their networks within the music business. A number of forums form a full single day of professional development open to all ages and levels of music careers. The day sees an energetic assembly of top Australian talent, industry experts and more, all to get you on the right track in your career. In closing the day there is also an opportunity to grow your network through catching up with panellists, musicians and other attendees. The forums are free to attend but you must register your attendance here.


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