The recipient of Merimbula Jazz Festival Annual Award is a muso whose has made a significant contribution to the festival over a period of time. Its a “whos who” of some of the great musicians who have made the Merimbula Jazz Festival the wonderful event that it is.
The Merimbula Jazz Festival Award is presented annually to someone who has contributed to the ongoing development and longevity of jazz music, in all its various forms, and the continuing patronage of jazz festivals.
2019 WINNERS – Barry & Nesta Whitlock
Madam Pat Thompson
Margie & Tony Fullerton
Stan Delle Virgin
Ione & Alan Harbourne