9 October 2015
Nominations open for the 2016 Don Banks Award
Nominations are open for the 2016 Don Banks Music Award, as part of the 2016 Australia Council Awards. In addition to the Don Banks Music Award, nominations are also sought for Awards in literature, visual arts, emerging and experimental arts, dance, theatre, community arts and cultural development. The Awards recognise outstanding achievements and significant contributions made by individuals to the arts.
Nominations for all Australia Council Awards close on Thursday 12 November. Winners will be announced at a ceremony in March.
Recent winners of the Australia Council Don Banks Music Award include Archie Roach, Mike Nock, Kev Carmody, Jon Rose and Belinda Webster.
> For more information and nominations, go to the Australia Council for the Arts website
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