Lane Cove Music and Cultural Association was co-founded in 1994 by Robyn Mah and a group of local music/arts enthusiasts. Robyn Mah has been the Director since the foundation of the Association, energetically creating a community hub for music education and the advancement of local arts.
Robyn is passionate about the enrichment of children and adults, to assist in developing their interests, skills and potential through quality music education and liberal access to the arts.
Robyn has been recognised for her achievements by Lane Cove Council through a Citizenship Award for individual contribution to community music development and in 1997 with a Paul Harris International Rotary Fellowship by the Rotary Club of Lane Cove.
In her long-term role as Director of the Lane Cove Music and Cultural Centre, and as newly-appointed President, Robyn continues to collaborate and develop innovative arts projects/programs. Robyn is responsible for the financial management of the Association, Hall and Studio bookings and the smooth running of all creative programs. She is determined to secure a firm financial foundation for the Association to ensure continuity of direction as the Lane Cove Music and Cultural Association (Centre) takes up an evolving challenge of providing active and interesting cultural opportunities for the residents of Lane Cove.
Prior to 1994, Robyn has had a significant career as a Founder/Co-Founder and Manager of a diverse number of arts organisations; she has acted in the following positions : Artistic Director, Project/Programme Co-ordinator, Board Member and Training and Visual Arts Practitioner.
Founder and Manager of Cultural Programs and Organisations
Artistic Director and Coordinator of Various Arts Festivals
Past and Present Board Member of Arts Organisations
Arts Administration Trainer