Girrakool Blues Festival & BBQ

Girrakool Blues Festival & BBQ

Music, Culture & Soul food.

2018 Band Challenge

Have you got an original song that needs to be catapulted out to the public arena??  We’re looking for you!!!

We are teaming up with 5 Lands Walk Inc., to hold a Band Competition for any unsigned, young or old, talented folk who have some original content and would like to win a spot on the Main Stage under the big top at Girrakool Blues Festival & BBQ 2019!!

Semi finalists will play at Copacabana Surf Life Saving Club during the festivities of the 5 Lands Walk June 23, 2018!! 

Other prizes includes tickets to Girrakool – Check out the Terms and Conditions here


How to enter

Fill out an application here. You have until the 26th May 2018 to get your entry in.

A $15 non-refundable entry fee will apply per entry or band.

Each entry or band will need to send a website link (YouTube or other shared video link) of which must be:

  1. A “live” video of the band;
  2. Made within the last 12 months;
  3. Be of original content;
  4. And consist of the exact number of band members that will be performing on the day.

Each entry must be available to play at Girrakool Blues Festival on 1st March 2018, and Copacabana SLSC on 23rd June 2018.


Who can enter?

Anyone can enter, from any genre of music, as long as it is original and it’s real people playing real music.

This is not a talent quest – no backing tracks allowed.