Welcome to the Music Development Office

The Music Development Office (MDO) is an initiative of the South Australian Government’s Department for Innovation and Skills, facilitating the development of the South Australia’s music industry by supporting both creative and business development.

The MDO has close ties with the local music sector and supports both creative and industry development. The MDO supports a diverse range of artists and industry entrepreneurs to drive a thriving local music ecosystem. It also administers the Live Music Events Fund and other grants, and is an important conduit between the local music industry and the Government of South Australia.