Established in 2001, the Australian Institute of Country Music (AICM) is the Gympie region’s vibrant music hub, offering an exciting range of programs and services across all musical genres.
From our RockSkool program, Gusto Guitar group, Gusto Uke group and Open Mic Nights; to special events, concerts and hire of our magnificent heritage building to many local groups offering music and creative opportunities; the AICM offers something for everyone.
Amazing Quotes by Past Students
We have had, and still have, some amazing talent come through our doors.
“The AICM was such a place of nurture to me. A time of significant development. They provided so many opportunities to better my skills and learn new ones, make connections, and gain experience that you just can’t get from a book. Highly recommend to anyone in the beginning stages of their craft!”
“The AICM was fundamental to my development as a young singer songwriter. Having this facility in our hometown is a recipe for success!”
“I, Clare Quinn have always felt inspired writing, rehearsing and performing music at the AICM in Gympie. The space is inspiring, with a long history, high ceilings and reverberant rooms – there are songs to be found in these walls.”