Mother Lode provides practical resources for indie musicians, specifically tailored to the unique demands of mothering.

Mother Lode is an independent blog and online community, run by a small but dedicated team of volunteers. They exist to:

  • Nurture the physical & emotional wellbeing of musician-mums, a cohort who are frequently at risk of burnout;

  • Discover practical ways musicians-mothers can improve or adapt their creative practice to meet the demands of parenting;

  • Share knowledge, contacts and resources;

  • Influence positive change in the Australian music sector by challenging embedded accessibility barriers for working mothers.

Visit their site here

Introducing Slow Clap Creative Connector Portal. A new venture from Melbourne Company Slow Clap, this digital resource and creative outsourcing service is designed to connect local creatives with future campaign work and projects.

Australian-based freelancers and creative agencies are encouraged to register in the portal to be connected to the network.

Visit their website for more information.

Why a Live Music Toolkit There is a growing understanding in Victoria as to how valuable the creative sector and specifically live music can be to Local Government; strengthening economies, creating more liveable communities and improving social outcomes. Councils are uniquely placed to support the live music industry, and extensive research has provided excellent examples […]

Only Music Victoria Members can view this Resource.