The Contemporary Music Fund will deliver $3 million into WA's contemporary music sector.
The fund includes $2 million in targeted initiatives and a $1 million grant program.
Some of the initiatives include:
- Resources, training and educational tools to be developed by Safer Venues WA to improve inclusivity and personal safety in venues for audiences, artists and industry professionals.
- Targeted mentoring programs including Girls Rock!
- NAIDOC Music Awards, a competition highlighting the work on WA Aboriginal music artists.
The fund will improve the representation of Aboriginal, regional, cultural and gender diverse music artists in the industry.