Anna Van Riel Wins ASA Award 2019

Anna Van Riel Wins ASA Award 2019

Wanaka’s own Anna Van Riel has taken out the Australian Songwriters Association Awards‘ Best Children’s Song Award for Throw Out The Grain, at a ceremony held in Sydney on October 30.

Anna Van Riel Wins ASA Award

Thanks to having dual citizenship for NZ and Australia she is able to enter the annual awards. Anna has plenty of trans-Tasman form, having previously won the same ASA award in 2016 for Cooking Up A Song, taken from the album of the same title. Throw Out The Grain was also a finalist in the International Songwriters Competition 2019, and a finalist in the NZ Children’s Music Awards