MusicNSW and Wollongong City Council’s Creative Dialogues Program present SOUND ADVICE in Wollongong on April 4. The program will feature a free 3-hour DIY events workshop, followed by two free panels with industry experts at Wollongong Art Gallery in the evening.
1-4PM // DIY Party Planner Workshop @Wollongong Arts Precinct, Wollongong
6-9PM // Panels: Industry Insight & Meet Your Makers @ Wollongong Art Gallery, Wollongong
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APRIL 4 • SOUND ADVICE WORKSHOP
1pm-4pm / Wollongong Arts Precinct 32 Burelli St, Wollongong
DIY PARTY PLANNER WORKSHOP
A special ‘How-To’ Workshop for DIY parties, gigs and festivals!
We’re putting Kat Dopper, Director of Heaps Gay, Jimmy Sherley of Strawberry Visions and a Wollongong City Council rep in the same room to talk us through the red tape and ‘dos and don’ts’ of putting on events in your backyard or around the city.
If you want to put on your own parties, learn more about how to run legal parties and not get shut down by police, this is for you! You’ll also get a free template pack with useful event documents including budgets, risk assessments, and release forms to help you run an event like a pro.
APRIL 4 • SOUND ADVICE PANELS
6pm-9pm / Wollongong Art Gallery 46 Burelli St, Wollongong
Hosted by Nicholas Watts (FBi Radio)
6pm // INDUSTRY INSIGHT
Join Imogen Ramsay (Frank’s Wild Years) & Aaron Curnow (Spunk Records) for your ultimate go-getter’s guide to getting things happening for yourself in Wollongong.
7:15pm // MEET YOUR MAKERS
We’ve pulled together some of the best in the ‘Gong for the networking session of your dreams feat. Nathan Stratton (UOW UniBar/Shining Bird), Jonathon Tooke (Producer/Engineer/ Musician), Jess Corcoran (Pride Tide/The Nah), Jimmy Sherley (Strawberry Visions), Bree Wilkinson (Publicist/Inertia). Ask questions, meet your peers, brainstorm new ideas, meet future bandmates!