FBi SMAC Awards

Each year since 2008, the FBi Sydney Music, Arts & Culture (SMAC) Awards have recognised our city’s most exciting new talent. Across 10 categories, this year’s nominee list features Sydney’s most exceptional musicians, artists, performers, restaurants and events.


Congratulations to this year’s winners!

Just announced at a ceremony at Carriageworks – broadcast live on FBi 94.5FM from 8-9pm, including performances by Julia Jacklin, L-Fresh The Lion and Middle Kids.

Find the full list of 2016 winners below.

Here are all the winners in the 2016 FBi SMAC Awards

Thousands of you voted, and here are the results: Sydney's finest purveyors of music, arts and culture in 2016!

Gallery: Winners and grinners at the 2016 FBi SMAC Awards

Sydney, you stunners. Thanks for celebrating another year of diverse and exciting music, arts and culture with us!


We are proud as punch to present the finalists for the 2016 FBi Sydney Music Arts & Culture Awards.

Past Winners

All the winners and grinners from the Sydney Music, Arts & Culture Awards since 2008.