Chris Wilson honoured at Music Victoria Industry Awards

Posted 9 October 2020

Chris Wilson honoured at Music Victoria Industry Awards

The late, great Chris Wilson and the Barwon Club were recognised Thursday night at the inaugural online Music Victoria Industry Awards.

Chris Wilson was inducted into the Hall of Fame. Chris’ wife Sarah Carroll and sons Finn Wilson and George Carroll Wilson honoured his induction with a moving performance of the powerful Hand becomes Fist from Wilson’s 1998 album, The Long Weekend.

Best Regional/Outer Suburban Venue (Over 50 gigs per year) was awarded to Geelong favourite the Barwon Club Hotel 

Nominations were announced for a variety of awards and local acts in the running  include Bones and Jones; The Kite Machine (Best Regional /Outer Suburban Act.

The Music Victoria Awards will be held from 7pm Wednesday 9 December at the Melbourne Recital Centre and livestreamed on and broadcast on Channel 31.

Voting for all public-voted categories NOW OPEN until Friday 6 November via


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