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Port Lincoln City Band's FAME Awards Return for 2021


The Port Lincoln City Band’s FAME Awards are back for 2021 with entries now open.

The FAME Awards provide an opportunity for budding artists, musicians, filmmakers and anyone with a creative flair to showcase their music and short films.

Award categories include Best Original Music Video, Best Original Short Film, Best Under 15s, the People Choice Award, and the Industry Incentive Award.

Port Lincoln City Band Valerie Staunton is encouraging locals to enter their original work with entries open until July 1st.

"Obviously, it needs to be an original song and film, so we would just love to see such variety that we've had in previous years and you know, it’s an art form. 

“So long as it’s conforming to under M rating, the entry forms, criteria and guidelines are  www.PortLincolnCityBand.org.

“It’s open to any age and ability to everyone you don't have to be from Port Lincoln, from the surrounding districts...globally even! We’ve had people from Whyalla in the past so yeah anyone everyone can enter. 

“Just get arty! Get creative and come up with a new idea!

 “This year's theme is the Greatest Show Man, vintage circus.” Said Val.

The awards night is set to be held on Friday, July 23rdat the Nautilus Arts Theatre.