“The Chair of the Australian Hotels Association famously said in opposition to my legislation, ‘no one in Sydney wanted to sit in a bar, drink Chardonnay and read a history book’.”
In Episode #6 of The Industry Observer Podcast presented by APRA AMCOS, we chat to Sydney’s Lord Mayor Clover Moore.
Speaking from her office at Town Hall, the Lord Mayor talks about the changing face of Sydney’s music scene and how the support of small venues drastically changed the city, she also chats about the lessons she brought home after living in London, the times she used to sneak out of home to catch gigs in Kings Cross, and the Agent of Change proposal.
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