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NT’s Biggest Youth Festival wants YOU.

NT’s Biggest Youth Festival wants YOU.

Thursday, 6 February | No Comment

LAUNCH @ Youth Week, the NT’s biggest Youth Festival, is coming up and we want YOU. Calling all makers and lovers of music, theatre, performance art, exhibitions, visual art, dance, installations, new media, spoken word, comedy and more- sign up today to get LAUNCHed! Follow this link to apply now: https://adobeformscentral.com/?f=QcrnhVRBXLcGbqXe-74aZg# LAUNCH @ National Youth Week [...]

Calling all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander songwriters!

Calling all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander songwriters!

Monday, 23 December | No Comment

Songs of Applewood – An opportunity for five emerging Indigenous songwriters Applewood Lane and QMusic are pleased to announce an exciting opportunity for five emerging Indigenous songwriters to write and record at Applewood Lane Studio in QLD with established Indigenous artists including Fred Leone (Impossible Odds), Tjupurru, Luke Peacock, Sah Ghee ( Classik Nawu), Lydia [...]

SEXapalooza: Music, Comedy and Sex Ed

SEXapalooza: Music, Comedy and Sex Ed

By Alexa | Wednesday, 6 November | No Comment

What’s more exciting than live music at an amazing venue? Live music at an amazing venue with giant red condoms. Yep, you read right, giant red condoms. Four young Territorians who are a part of the National volunteer group Agents of YEAH (Youth Empowerment Against HIV/AIDS) have set their sights on creating a fun and [...]

GRIND interviews Stephen Pigram!

GRIND interviews Stephen Pigram!

By Abbey | Thursday, 10 October | No Comment

“A concert of astonishing artistry and diversity.” “A celebration of country, of ceremony, and of the power of music to build enduring bridges across cultures, time and space.” In the lead up to the premier of Crossing Roper Bar in Darwin on October 11th, GRINDonline caught up with musician Stephen Pigram. Stephen joins this interweaving [...]

GRIND interviews Paul Grabowsky!

GRIND interviews Paul Grabowsky!

By Abbey | Thursday, 10 October | No Comment

It’s been described as “a contemporary rendering of ancient songs, which simultaneously preserves rare cultural artifacts and creates a dazzling new musical hybrid acclaimed for its haunting melodies, cultural sensitivity and sheer musical virtuosity.” On the edge of a tour which begins Friday October 11th, GRINDonline caught up with Paul Grabowsky. Paul has been working [...]

The Cat Empire… need I say more?

The Cat Empire… need I say more?

By Felix | Tuesday, 10 September | No Comment

The Cat Empire… need I say more? I’m actually having trouble finding the appropriate adjectives for how crazily amazing they were. Apparently they have also made more than the one album from about ten years ago, so yeah… that was a bit of a surprise in an incredibly awesome way, definitely worth having a look [...]

Shaun Tan and Ben Walsh and the Orkestra of the Underground: THE ARRIVAL

Shaun Tan and Ben Walsh and the Orkestra of the Underground: THE ARRIVAL

By Felix | Wednesday, 28 August | No Comment

It’s been over two years since I picked up The Arrival in the school library; a quirky wordless picture book which I’d forgotten about before hearing about Ben Walsh and the Orkestra of the Underground’s attempt at producing a complimentary score. The Arrival is somewhat long, boasting beautifully detailed pencil drawings of a world unlike yours. You can [...]

GRIND interviews muso extraordinaire Ben Walsh!

GRIND interviews muso extraordinaire Ben Walsh!

By Stephen | Wednesday, 21 August | No Comment

GRIND reporter Stephen caught up with musician, percussionist, composer and performer Ben Walsh in the lead up to his Darwin Festival gigs. Stephen: Have you ever been to Darwin before? Ben: No, this is my first time. I am insanely excited to come up to this region. S: Any places in particular you want to [...]

Insanely Awesome Music from Brow Horn Orchestra

Insanely Awesome Music from Brow Horn Orchestra

By Felix | Wednesday, 21 August | No Comment

Thanks to recommendations from a friend I got to enjoy the amazing sounds of Brow Horn Orchestra. The lighthouse was shaking from everyone getting into it, and obviously I couldn’t not get into it either. Trombones, Trumpets, Guitars, Drums and Keyboard and everyone singing, they had the perfect mix to produce some of the most [...]

GRIND interviews Trevor Ashley: “Diamonds are for Trevor”

GRIND interviews Trevor Ashley: “Diamonds are for Trevor”

By Abbey | Friday, 16 August | No Comment

  Gold, gowns and glamour. Champagne, charisma and camp. Be-sequinned, be-jewelled… Bassey. Abbey caught up with Trevor Ashley in the lead up to his show Diamonds are for Trevor, part of this year’s Darwin Festival program. Abbey: Have you ever been to Darwin before? Trevor: I was there last year with the Darwin Festival, I [...]

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DCC YAG logoCity of Darwin Youth Projects invites young people aged between 12 and 20 years to apply to be part of Council's Youth Advisory Group (YAG). YAG meets monthly to discuss and inform Council on issues affecting young people, as well as organising and hosting projects.

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  • Abbey Bradhurst: Hi Monica, this is from 2013.
  • Monica: Is this for this year or last year?
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  • Leenoir Rhyne Manuel: Cazandra ur whole family is indeed proud you.. Well done couz..
  • Abbey Bradhurst: Hi Eboni, you can send us an email at youthprojects@darwin.nt.gov.au or give us a call on 8930 0429.