Welcome to the Australian Music Association

Australian Music Association is the industry body for the music products sector – wholesalers, manufacturers, retailers and associated services for musical instruments, pro audio, print music, lighting and computer music.

NSW Music Education Inquiry

6th June 2024 The NSW Government recently announced a Joint Standing Committee on Arts and Music Education and Training, which will inquire into and report on (by November 2024) these […]

Wage Increases

6th June 2024 The Fair Work Commission has announced a 3.75% increase to the Minimum Wage and Award Wages.

Does your POS system use the 3G network?

6th June 2024 The spectrum allocated to the 3G mobile cellular network is being reallocated to the faster 4G and 5G networks, and therefore 3G will soon be closed. Along […]

Roland Announces New CEO

13th May 2024 Roland Corporation has announced representative director, COO and CIO, Masahiro Minowa, has been appointed representative director, CEO and CIO, effective July 1. Representative director and CEO Gordon […]

Market Report 2023 Executive Summary

2023 Market Report: Executive Summary The Australian music products market had a difficult year in 2023, with a drop from 2022 of 19% in units, 14% in value. The overall […]

Haworth Guitars Changes Hands

9th May 2024 The Haworth family has sold Haworth Guitars to Phil and Joel Stormer from Stormer Music.

Partnership Announcement: Your Leasing Co

7th May 2024 The Australian Music Association and Your Leasing Co are announcing a new partnership to support the music products industry. Your Leasing Co specialises in lease negotiations for […]

Parliamentary Inquiry into Live Music

1st May 2024 On 25 March 2024, the Minister for the Arts, the Hon Tony Burke MP, asked the Standing Committee on Communications and the Arts to inquire into and […]

NAMM Oral History Interview: Louisa Buchanan

1st May 2024 The AMA works with NAMM’s Music Historian, Dan Del Fiorentino to help arrange interviews with Australians as part of the Oral History program. This extraordinary and extensive […]

Glenroy Music Centre Closes Its Doors

5th April 2024 Glenroy Music Centre, a long established small business in suburban Melbourne, closed its doors today. “After servicing the community for 40 years in our current location, it […]