Could you be our next Aussie Bush Idol!?

apply here!

ENTRY FEE:
$25.00 per act. Entries open online on Tuesday 12th February 2019. Entry forms can be found online: (www.bushfestival.com.au). Entries close on Friday 15th March 2019.

REGISTRATION
Register between 9.30am and 11.00am at the Sound Shell in Attree Park on the corner of Jardine and Hanson Streets on Saturday 7th April 2019.

SECTIONS:
• School Talent Search section of Bush Idol (subject to entries)
• MFSRBF Talent of the Year – Overall Winning Performance
• Seniors (17 years and over)
• Juniors (10-16 years)
EVENT DETAILS:
• 10am – School Talent Search section of Aussie Bush Idol (subject to entries)
• 11.15am – Junior will perform first, followed by seniors

Once all entrants have performed, Judges will, at their discretion, select six (6) finalists to move forward into the Aussie Bush Idol Finals. Finals will be held on the Main Stage at the Recreation Reserve from 5.30pm. Finalists are to perform two (2) songs. All Finalists will be provided access to the Recreation Reserve venue.
All prizes will be presented on the Main Stage on completion of the Aussie Bush Idol Finals.
Please note: backing for individual contestants may consist of a CD of their own, their own instrument or a band. This is to be supplied by the entrant.

JUDGING:
• Judge’s decision is final, and the committee will not consider a dispute of any sort.
• Vocal performance (rhythm, pitch, phrasing, song choice) – 30 points
• Overall performance (stage presence, ability to deliver and connect with crowd) – 20 points
• Appearance (image) – 10 points

PRIZE POOL:
MFSR School Idol Talent Search
• Perpetual trophy & Megas music vouchers
BUSH IDOL:
Juniors (10-16 years)
• One major prize
• $150 cash
• $50 in MEGAS Music Vouchers
Seniors (17 years and over)
• One major prize
• $250 cash
• $50 in MEGAS Music Vouchers
MEGAS Music Store Encouragement Awards
• 2 x $25 MEGAS Music Vouchers
MFSRBF Talent of the Year – Overall Winning Performance
• One major prize
6hrs recording time in the Grant Luhrs Flying Fox Studios