Breakthrough Songwriter of the Year - 2010

Artist: The Temper Trap
Writers: Jonathon Aherne/Tobias Dundas/Dougy Mandagi/Lorenzo Sillitto
Publisher: Mushroom Music Pty Ltd
Artist: Empire of the Sun
Writers:
Nick Littlemore^/Jonathan Sloan*/Luke Steele*
Publishers: Universal Music Publishing Pty Ltd^
Sony/ATV Music Publishing Australia Pty Ltd*
Artist/Writer: Jessica Mauboy
Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Pty Ltd 
Artist/Writer: Daniel Merriweather
Publishers: Marlin Publishing Pty Ltd administered by Universal Music Publishing Pty Ltd
Artist/Writer: Lisa Mitchell
Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing Australia Pty Ltd