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Junior Eurovision: Isabella Clarke to represent Australia

Australian broadcaster ABC announced that Isabella Clarke will fly the flag for Australia at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Tbilisi, Georgia. Her song for the contest will be announced in the coming weeks.

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Guy Sebastian to support Westlife’s Shane Filan on tour

Guy Sebastian, the first competing Australian entry to Eurovision will tour the United Kingdom as the supporting act for ex-Westlife-member Shane Filan.

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Australia confirmed for Eurovision 2018 in Lisbon

Australia is returning to the Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon, Portugal next May. It marks the fourth year Australia will officially compete following entries with Guy Sebastian, Dami Im and Isaiah Firebrace (pictured above) – all of which finished in the Top 10.

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Australia: Artists who could represent Australia at JESC 2017

After the recent announcement that Australia will be participating in the next Junior Eurovision Song Context (to be held in Tbilisi, Georgia), the focus is now on the selection of a young artist to represent the nation. Our Australian team member Joshua Mayne tells you who the main candidates are.

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A brief history of Australia at Junior Eurovision

This week Australia announced that they would once again take part at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest. The 2017-edition will mark the third time that the Land Down Under will be present at the contest. And so will ESCDaily.com!

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Australia: Isaiah Firebrace releases new single ‘Streets of Gold’

Australia’s 2017 Eurovision contestant, Isaiah Firebrace, has released a new single, titled ‘Streets of Gold’. Within a day of its release, it has gained over 15,000 views on YouTube.

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Australia: First thoughts on a national final

Paul Clarke, Australia’s Head of Delegation, exclusively informed ESC Daily in May that Australia is planning a national final (assuming they remain in Eurovision). Although nothing is set in stone, a national final is certainly a viable option for 2018. Joshua Mayne takes a look at how a national final could work in Australia.

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Aftermath 2017 (2): Australia deserves permanent spot after another top 10

In the upcoming days, we take a look at the aftermath of the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. And with another top 10 result, we will look at the reaction in Australia on the great result by Isaiah Firebrace and wonder: Does Australia deserve a permanent spot at Eurovision?

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Australia: Which countries rewarded Isaiah with points?

Now that the dust clouds have settled in, it is time to look at how Australia has fared at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. Who voted for us, and what were the differences between the semi final and the grand final?

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Australia: Positive Viewership Statistics From SBS’s 2017 Eurovision Broadcast

After the SBS CEO released viewership figures in Australia for the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest, Joshua Mayne looks back at Australia’s third Eurovision Song Contest participation.

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