Marysville Steel Pan BandArts Victoria 2009
Marysville was a town severely impacted by the 2009 Black Saturday Bushfires in Victoria. Rita Seethaler, a Marysville local, received a grant to form a steel pan band to help rebuild the community. This case study was prepared as part of an evaluation of Arts Victoria’s Bushfire Recovery Initiative.
This case study was prepared as part of an evaluation of the Creative Capricorn pilot project in Rockhampton for Arts Queensland. It features Kate Leahy, a local musician, who took a small group of musicians to small towns throughout central Queensland to engage local communities in music education and performance.
Strathewen was a town severely impacted by Victoria’s Black Saturday Bushfires in 2009. Marion Oakley was successful in receiving a grant from Regional Arts Victoria to form a local group that created mosaic letterboxes for community members rebuilding their homes, as a welcome back to the community.