Nominations for the 2022 Gold Coast Music Awards have now closed.

The 2022 Gold Coast Music Awards categories open for noination include:

  1. Artist of the Year
  2. Breakout artist of the Year
  3. Live Act of the Year
  4. Musician of the Year
  5. Release of the Year
  6. Song of the Year
  7. Studio Producer of the Year
  8. Venue of the Year
  9. Video of the Year
  10. Visual Creative of the Year

All musician nominees under the age of 25 will be considered for the career defining Gold Coast Music Prize, sponsored by Friends of the Arts and supported by a number of local music industry businesses.

All musicians who are award finalists will also be eligible to opt in to participate in the People’s Choice Award sponsored by Burleigh Brewing, which will be open for popular vote once the finalists are announced.

Award category nominations are judged by an independent panel of industry professionals.