Live music receives targeted support as pandemic continues

New funding support for the COVID-impacted live music sector is available in QLD and NSW.

Queensland live music venues impacted by COVID 19 can now apply for additional funding support with the opening of the next round of the Palaszczuk Government’s Live Music Support Program.

Between $40,000 and $380,000 is available for venues meeting Arts Queensland’s eligibility criteria

‘We know how hard the live music sector has been hit due to COVID-19, so today [16 July] we’re announcing that live music venues will be able to apply to the next round of Live Music Support program funding, following the Palaszczuk Government’s additional commitment of $7 million announced in the 2021-22 State Budget to help sustain the sector,’ said Minister for the Arts Leeanne Enoch.    

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