At The Dakota music video

At The Dakota music video

Absolutely thrilled to share this one with you! I worked with Darwin band At The Dakota to create this insane music video for their new song Bad Vibes Ruin Highs. At The Dakota are such a fun band we had to make sure the music video reflected that! Lead singer Dylan Podsiadly had the idea for the video and it was such a perfect fit. […]

LAUNCHMedia Team – Youth Week

LAUNCHMedia Team – Youth Week

I am beyond proud of the work the LAUNCHMedia team did covering Youth Week. I’ve been mentoring this group of young people with the City of Darwin from about 6 months now and they’ve absolutely taken over the program and made it their own. The idea of LAUNCHMedia is to train and mentor young people […]

Gunbalanya Media Project

Gunbalanya Media Project

I was lucky enough to be invited to Gunbalanya during Youth Week to run workshops for young crew out there on media, filmmaking, interview and sharing your story. I worked with people aged 5 years old to 30 and felt very lucky they shared stories and locations that were important to them. We made some […]

Katherine Youth News Project

Katherine Youth News Project

Earlier this year I spent a week in Katherine working with young people from the IMPACT Youth Hub and Katherine RISE to create IMPACT Youth News! It was an awesome project and the group of teenagers I got to work with were amazing! Over the week they learnt about cameras, editing and filming and interviewed […]

ArtBiz Workshops

ArtBiz Workshops

Feeling very lucky to be part of the DVAA ArtBiz Workshop Series. Amy has been delivering workshops for artists around social media, branding and how to pitch yourself and network with confidence. It’s been an absolute blast and all the attendees have been incredible. It’s a hard thing as an artist to talk about your […]

Children’s University Video

Children’s University Video

Posted by Amy Hetherington on in Videography

We’ve been making content for Charles Darwin University for the past few years and this project may just take the cake for the funnest video! CDU as partnered with Children’s University Australia to offer a program of activities, education and skills development for primary school students. The events foster a curiosity and love for learning […]

Youth Week 2018 TVC

Youth Week 2018 TVC

Very very proud to share the official TVC for NT Youth Were 2018. This video was made with the help of cinematographer Connor Askham and with the amazing faces of Hannah Illingworth, Joel Keith, Minh Thang, Saranya Rajkumar, Ty Clements and Kyle Maher. We’re so thrilled with how this messy, colourful and fun video turned […]

Harmony Day 2018

Harmony Day 2018

Posted by Amy Hetherington on in Videography

Harmony Day is held every year on 21 March in to coincide with the United Nation’s International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. We had the joy of attending the City of Darwin’s Family Friendly Harmony Day event in Malak and made this little highlights video for them. There are toooooo many cute kids […]

NT PHN Reconciliation Video

NT PHN Reconciliation Video

Posted by Amy Hetherington on in Videography

We’re very proud of this video that we produced for NT PHN for their Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP).  The RAP outlines how NT PHN will develop relationships, respect diverse cultures and histories, and recognise Aboriginal health knowledge to support all Territorians to enjoy their best health and wellbeing. We produced this video to share what Reconciliation […]

Camp Confidence – Calm and Connected

Camp Confidence – Calm and Connected

Posted by Amy Hetherington on in Videography

Here’s a little video we made for our friends at Calm and Connected in Western Australia. Calm and Connected provides home, school, clinic and online occupational therapy service to families. A focus is given to developing self-regulation as a foundational skill for learning. This video was made from footage of their Camp Confidence event. If […]

Xavia Music Video

Xavia Music Video

Had the joy of making this little live music video for the incredibly talented Xavia in Alice Springs. Xavia creates whimsical modern-folk, weaving swirling strings, earthy rhythms and soaring melodies that take you on a beautiful journey through song. And this live video is a great example of how she builds it all. A lot […]

Networking and Small Talk Workshop

Networking and Small Talk Workshop

Was great to be invited to the inaugural Northern Territory Chartered Accountants Forum to deliver a presentation on networking skills and developing engaging connections in a short time frame. The workshop included info on Advice on how to engage people and keep them interested Tighten your elevator pitch or star statement Increase your networking confidence […]

Strategic Arts Planning

Strategic Arts Planning

Amy Hetherington of Amiable Communications was incredibly honoured to be invited to help with the future planning and strategic thought incubation for three of Darwin’s most beloved and brilliant arts organisations. TRACKS Dance, Brown’s Mart Theatre and Corrugated Iron Youth Arts held a series of workshops with arts workers and artists to think about the […]

headspace Darwin Consortium Chair

headspace Darwin Consortium Chair

I am so thrilled to announce that I am the new Chair for the headspace Darwin Consortium. headspace is an organisation that I have always loved and it’s an absolute honour to be awarded this responsibility. The Consortium is a face to face gathering of representatives from a range of adolescent, mental health and health […]

Gapuwiyak School Holiday Workshops

Gapuwiyak School Holiday Workshops

For the past week I’ve been working in Gapuwiyak in East Arnhem Land, running school holiday workshops for young people. We did a range of activities including photography, video making, comedy and laughing games, as well as engaging with other workshops with Solid State Circus and Volleyball NT. It was an amazing experience and the […]

MC, Event Host and Facilitator

MC, Event Host and Facilitator

One of my favourite things to do is be part of great events in the Northern Territory! In 2017 I had the joy of MCing and hosting many incredible events that brought a lot of joy to the community. I also acted as a facilitator for workshops, brainstorms and conferences. The opportunity to inject some […]

Hello 2018

Hello 2018

Happy New Year everyone. Amiable Communications is back from holidays and excited to be delivering projects across the Territory. The first few weeks of the year are filled with school holiday workshops with the City of Palmerston, City of Darwin and with East Arnhem Regional Council. We’re also producing the RAW Comedy heats and final […]

Maningrida Photo Workshop

Maningrida Photo Workshop

My final project for 2017 may have stolen the prize for the best of the year! I was absolutely thrilled to be invited to Maningrida by West Arnhem Regional Council to run photography workshops for young people in the community. The idea was to provide an opportunity for young people in remote Arnhem Land to […]

Public Speaking Coaching

Public Speaking Coaching

One of our favourite Amiable Communications services is workshops and coaching in public speaking. It’s a scary thing to do for many people and it can be overwhelming sometimes to make the most out of the limited time and opportunities you have to speak. We’ve been working with a number of individuals and groups in […]

#secretkidsbusiness

#secretkidsbusiness

#secretkidsbusiness has been one of the most rewarding and motivating projects to work on in 2017. I loved every part of it and have never been prouder of the Darwin community for banding together to create something really special. At it’s crux #secretkidsbusiness was a community unifying initiative to celebrate National Children’s Week and unveil […]