Even though the rumours are getting harder to ignore, according to the Australian broadcaster and rightholder SBS, the inaugural edition of Eurovision Asia is not officially planned as of yet. “Eurovision Asia is still in development,” a spokesperson by SBS states.
For the first time in history, Australia will have a national final to select their act for the Eurovision Song Contest. Eurovision – Australia Decides will take place on the Gold Coast in February 2019 in a series of live performance shows on Friday 8 [read more…]
Australia’s 2018 Junior Eurovision representative Jael Wena has released her song ‘Champion’ for competition in Minsk, Belarus. Broadcaster ABC has described the song as one that “celebrates those who stand up for what they believe in, overcoming adversity, are a great friend, are true to themselves, [read more…]
Australia’s 2018 Junior Eurovision entry will be released on Monday, 8th October. Jael Wena took to Instagram to announce the date of her song release, with filming of the music video now complete.
Australia will compete on the Eurovision stage for the fifth time in a row, after confirmation of their participation in Tel Aviv 2019 was revealed by the outgoing SBS CEO to TV Tonight.
12-year old Melbourne-born singer Jael Wena will represent Australia at Junior Eurovision in Belarus in November.
Australia has been invited to take part in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2018. The contest in Belarus will have 19 participating countries, including Australia and debuting countries such as Wales and Kazakhstan, for a record amount of nations taking part in Junior Eurovision.
The 20th place in the Grand Final of the Eurovision Song Contest was not the achievement Jessica Mauboy hoped to book on behalf of Australia. Still, she reacted in the most graceful way on her result, also handing out compliments to winner Netta Barzilai from [read more…]
Australia’s Jessica Mauboy finished in fourth place at the second semi final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2018. The full split result of the shwo on Thursday have been released by the EBU, right after the results of the grand final came in.
Who could have thought 4 years ago, when Jessica Mauboy performed in the semi final in Copenhagen, that 4 years later her country Australia would not only participate, but also be one of the most successful countries in recent Eurovision history?