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Australia: No Isaiah at promo events, but ‘Down Under’ was still there

Even though Isaiah Firebrace did not go to any promo events prior to taking part at the Eurovision Song Contest, Australia was still visible at the several events.

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Eurovision 2017: Rehearsals start on Sunday 30th of April (UPD)

The EBU has released the second version of the rehearsal schedule for the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. In the preliminary schedule we see that the rehearsals start on Sunday the 30th of April with Australia third on stage at 10:20 CET.

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Anja Nissen: “Friends said about Eurovision that I dream too big”

Anja Nissen has had a hard year, but she never gave up on her dream of singing at the Eurovision Song Contest. “Friends said that I dream too big, but now I am here,” says the winner of The Voice of Australia to ESC Daily about representing Denmark in Kiev.

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The Shortlist (4) Australia

Who are the big favorites for Kiev? In the next couple of weeks we will highlight some interesting participants, based on the odds they have been given by the bookmakers. This week we are providing a shortlist of countries that lead the board in the first semi final. Today’s report is about Australia.

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Eurovision 2017: Running order revealed, Australia third in first semi

The running order of the Semi Finals of the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest has been released by host broadcaster UA:PBC. Australia will take part as the third country in the first semi final on the 9th of May.

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Reference Group: “EBU will ensure Russia’s participation”

“The EBU will ensure that Russia can participate in the Eurovision Song Contest”. This says Eurovision Reference Group chairman Frank-Dieter Freiling in an interview with Der Tagesspiegel. “We have made it very clear to Ukraine that we expect all participants to be able to compete.”

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Australia: Warhurst and Creasey new commentators

Myf Warhurst and Joel Creasey are the new Australian hosts of the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. Radio host and presenter Myf Warhurst, together with comedian Joel Creasey are the new duo who will host SBS’s broadcast, providing commentary at Eurovision.

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Australia: Melbourne organizes preview party cruise after Sydney sells out

The Australian Eurovision club (ESCFAN) and radio station Joy 94.9 are jointly hosting a Eurovision cruise after a similar event in Sydney sells out. The demand for the preview party in Sydney was so high, that ESCFan decided to organize a second one on a boat in Melbourne. 

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Australia: Dami Im congratulates Isaiah Firebrace

Dami Im has congratulated Isaiah Firebrace, her successor on behalf of Australia at the Eurovision Song Contest. “Best of luck to Isaiah who is this year’s representative for Australia to Eurovision!” the runner-up in Stockholm writes.

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Isaiah Firebrace: “I will make Australia proud”

Isaiah Firebrace is looking forward to taking part at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. The 17-year-old singer has high expectations of himself, saying: “I will make Australia proud.”

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