Amiable Communications Promo Video

Amiable Communications Promo Video

Amiable: friendly & agreeable in disposition; good-natured & likeable; a positive social encounter. Amiable Communications is a Darwin-based consultancy offering services including artist management, publicity/marketing, media content creation (photos and videos), content writing, workshop delivery and comedy/MC services. We’re passionate about creating content and sharing stories in a fun, enjoyable and amiable style.

Clip Art Documentary

Clip Art Documentary

Incredibly thrilled to be featured in the national Clip Art Documentary Series about music video makers in Australia! Along with my mate Connor Askham we represented the NT in this Aussie wide initiative. I chat a bit about MusicNT, At The Dakota, Pole Top Rescue and others in the interview and the video we made […]

925 Consulting

925 Consulting

I think deciding on a business name is one of the trickiest challenges new entrepreneurs face. It has to match your business values, your services and style. It has to stand out and also engage people. It also has to be relevant and not already taken! I worked with Geraldton based Career Consultant Leisa Wheatland […]

Comedy Garden at Hotel Darwin

Comedy Garden at Hotel Darwin

Absolutely stoked with the success of the inaugural Comedy Garden at Hotel Darwin for the 2017 Darwin Fringe festival. Amiable Communications provided the concept, marketing, design, producing and coordinating of the space and helped 24 acts from across Australia put shows on in Darwin – many for the first time. We had 650+ punters come […]

Lexie Gregory Photoshoot

Lexie Gregory Photoshoot

Had a very fun photo shoot with young actor Lexie Gregory. She’s a delightful human and an incredibly talented young person, so it was a privilege to take her new portfolio of photos. Fingers crossed this gorgeous lady gets picked up for a TV show one day and we can all use her as our […]

Hot Shots Music Photos

Hot Shots Music Photos

This year I entered the MusicNT Hot Shots Music Photography Competition with some snaps I’ve taken at live music events in the NT. You can see all the exhibition images and vote for your favourite photos from across the NT here: HOTS SHOTS MUSIC PHOTOS The images I picked include: Courtney Barnett @ Darwin Festival […]

Voices of Tracks Videos

Voices of Tracks Videos

I’ve been making videos with the Tracks Dance Company for a few years now. Recently, Tracks had me create content that celebrates the unique voices of groups that are involved in Tracks Programs. To celebrate the diversity of people involved in Tracks I’ve created some VOICES OF TRACKS videos that explore the role of Tracks for […]

MusicNT Legends

MusicNT Legends

For the past few months I’ve been working with MusicNT to prepare, coordinate and launch the MusicNT Legends. The MusicNT Legends is an opportunity for community-minded, music lovers and supporters to contribute to the future of the Territory music community. It’s a new initiative and a new chapter in programs for MusicNT – the peak […]

Australian of the Year Photography

Australian of the Year Photography

Recently I had the absolute privilege of travelling with four Australian of the Year Awards recipients to document their engagement with people across the Northern Territory. I was absolutely thrilled with the opportunity which had me attending functions at Government House, flying to Tiwi Islands, going to schools, art centres and community forums. The Awards […]

CDU Open Day Video

CDU Open Day Video

Charles Darwin University’s Open Day is always such a fun day for people to experience and discover more about University life. Amiable Communications has been attending Open Day for a few years now as a mentor for students in the CDU Aspire Program and also documenting the energy, interactivity and fun of the day. This […]

Engaging Communication Workshop

Engaging Communication Workshop

Had a really excellent time running a public speaking and engaging communication workshop with Fosters Carers NT. The group was amazing and smashed the activities with the enthusiasm and passion they have for their very valuable work. It was great to reflect on ways to communicate and engage with different audiences in an effective way […]

Silliness Workshop for CDU PHD students

Silliness Workshop for CDU PHD students

Some diversity in work this week! I got to deliver a workshop about how ‘Silliness Can Keep You Sane’ to Phd students at Charles Darwin University. I was a lunchtime keynote speaker for the 2017 Institute of Advanced Studies Research Conference. The two-day program was for Doctor of Philosophy and Master by Research students, supervisors and […]

Terminally Positive Tour

Terminally Positive Tour

Amiable Communications has a lot of different hats. But one thing underpins a lot of the work we do and that’s fun. Probably because Amiable Communications owner is comedian Amy Hetherington. As one of the more ‘fun’ projects Amiable Communications has worked on, this year Amy Hetherington went on her solo national comedy tour. Independently […]

Launch Media Program

Launch Media Program

For the past 2 months I’ve worked with 8 young content creators in a pilot program for the City of Darwin. LAUNCH MEDIA was an opportunity for young people interested in social media influencing, media making and events to learn about the roll of social media in building communities, connecting people and building brands. We […]

Publicity for Ben Evolent

Publicity for Ben Evolent

We’ve had a great time working with Darwin artist Ben Evolent on the release of his EP, music video and promoting the official EP launch in Darwin. Ben Evolent is an incredibly gifted songwriter and artist and it made the entire project very easy to work on. We’ve worked with Ben Evolent (aka Joshua Tarca) […]

At The Dakota “Arrow Holder” Music Video

At The Dakota “Arrow Holder” Music Video

Just a quick blog post to share the music video we made for At The Dakota. We worked with cinematographers Connor Askham and Ryan McArthur to create this high paced, humorous video that matches the vibe of the band completely. We directed and edited the final piece – and we love it! It was a […]

Man vs Food at Hotel Darwin

Man vs Food at Hotel Darwin

The Hotel Darwin Man vs Food event was an awesome event to work on. We’ve been working with Associated Advertising and Promotions to support Hotel Darwin with their events, PR and marketing. And from March 6-12 they ran the inaugural #HDMANVSFOOD competition where competitors could take on a MASSIVE meals for their chance of glory […]

Melanie Gray Website

Melanie Gray Website

Amiable Communications worked with the gorgeous and super talented Melanie Gray to update her website and make it more user friendly. We also refreshed her bio – something a lot of artists struggle with out of humility and the awkwardness of writing something about yourself. With a heart filled with adventure, a soul inspired by […]

Ernest Leigh Photo Shoot

Ernest Leigh Photo Shoot

Had the immense pleasure and joy of doing a photo shoot with the delectable Ernest Leigh – the freshest, sweetest cabaret boylesque performer in the NT. www.facebook.com/ErnestLeighCabaret A brilliant human being, a good looking guy and a lot of fun to take photos of. The shots were taken at Chantilly Kitchen Tea Room which I strongly […]

Aspire Skills Development

Aspire Skills Development

For the past 3 years I’ve been working with the Charles Darwin University Aspire Program students in their confidence and skills development through year 10, 11 and 12. The other week one of the groups graduated from the program and I thought I’d be a nice moment to reflect on some of the things we’ve […]

Resin Moon Publicity

Resin Moon Publicity

Been very lucky the past month to work with Alice Springs producer and multi-instrumentalist Resin Moon with his EP release publicity and promoting his music on a national scale. Resin Moon aka Dave Crowe is a legend in the NT and it was a joy to talk him up with media, blogs and radio across […]