Anyone can be a busker – from beginners to professionals. All you need is a desire to perform. Solo singers, duos, groups, musicians and instrumentalists of any genre, and non-musical street entertainers and performers, are welcome. There is no age limit!
This busking competition is an inclusive, welcoming and supporting environement for all those involved. We encourage supporting one another, networking and collaborations!
Busking is a great way for you to showcase your talents, gain experience and exposure to different audiences and venues. Many of our buskers have forged lasting friendships, started wonderful performing collaborations or have gone onto perform at events around the country!
1st Place - $1000 & a paid gig at Lancelin Sands Hotel
2nd Place - $500
3rd Place - $250
Junior Award* (under 18) - $250
People's Choice - $500
Judges Award - Ticket to Gig School 2024
Our judges are are looking for the best... however we also reward those buskers that are willing to have a go and acknowledge performers who are passionate about their craft and want to share it with others.
Awards & Finale
On the final day, we all come together to celebrate a wonderful weekend of music, entertainment and new friends. From 4pm the awards are presentented and the winner is invited to kick off the evening of live music playing a winners set.
We then party the night away with buskers performing mini sets and jamming together on stage. It's a lot of fun and a memorable night for all those involved.
Registrations are now open, closing Sunday 27th August. Places may be limited, and terms and conditions apply.