Media Mob is a Tennant Creek based training program created and run by Barkly Regional Arts. Participants are trained in all aspects of digital media including: film, photography, sound recording, film and audio editing, social media, web design, graphic design, and lighting.
Participants receive on the job training through: live performances in the Barkly Region, creating film clips, documentaries, web casting live events, music performances, theatre, sports and fee-for-service work.
Media Mob is an unaccredited program. However, participants receive high quality training with industry professionals and exposure on nationally produced events, therefore creating valuable relationships and pathways to employment.
Media Mob consistently maintain a high level of digital and artistic output, and remain at the forefront of new and emerging media technologies. Through extensive work across all mediums, this digital media training program, has ensured these valuable, now essential skills, are shared and developed across the Barkly.
In recognition of Barkly Regional Arts’ high level of training and innovative media output, they received awards for ‘Best Training and Development program’ and ‘Best Innovation in Online Media’ at the National Remote Indigenous Media Festival in 2014.
With regular screenings publically, online, and on a number of television networks including: NITV, ICTV and ABC, Media Mob are highly regarded as a professional and highly creative team,
Media Mob have received a number of awards for their films, including: ‘Best Visual Recording’ at the National Remote Indigenous Media Festival for the 'Eleanor Dixon Video Postcard', ‘Best Body of Work’ for the Heywire Video Postcard series and ‘Best Documentary’ for their ‘Media Mob’ documentary at the First Full of Films Competition
If you're interested in working with our Media Mob team, please contact Barkly Regional Arts' Artistic Director, Kathy Burns.
65 Staunton St, Tennant Creek, NT, Australia.
08 8962 2799
For more information on Barkly Regional Arts, check head to their website. www.barklyarts.com.au