Lismore Young Songwriters Awards

The Lismore Young Songwriter of the Year Awards

The Lismore Young Songwriter of the Year Awards gives young musicians from all over the Northern Rivers a chance to kick start their music career.  The annual awards showcase the rich talent of the Northern Rivers Region’s young songwriters and performers. Now in its 7th year the competition is an opportunity to kick start young performer’s careers with previous winners including Ben Wilson, Gracie Hughes and The No Frills Twins. You can enter under any of the following categories:

  • Pop
  • Folk
  • Urban/Electronic
  • Punk/Metal
  • Rock/Indie

 The Judges

Our judging panel is made up of some of our region’s most talented singers and songwriters. The judges award a best male and a best female songwriter of the year and also winners and runners up for each category.


Check out some highlights from the 2016 awards in the gallery below.


If you have any questions, you can contact Deb Hall on 02 66201800, you can email or you can follow us on Facebook.