Act-Belong-Commit Fairbridge Festival Quest Final 2018

Act-Belong-Commit Fairbridge Festival Quest Final 2018

Saturday 24 March 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Calvert Music Centre, Fremantle College

Ticket Prices: $20

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With the 2018 Act-Belong-Commit Fairbridge Festival Quest Youth Song-Writing Competition finalists announced, they’ll now have to battle it out at Calvert Music Centre this Saturday 24 March for a chance to win a performance slot at Fairbridge Festival as well as plenty of other WAM endorsed opportunities!


12-15 YEARS

  • Ullah Annert, Emma, Carine Senior High School, 15
  • Romy Bruinsma, For Fairbridge, Ballajura Community College, 15
  • Saahli-Jewel Kukulj-Hetherington, Jump, Byford Secondary College, 14
  • Lily Kate, Empty Road, St Hilda’s, 12
  • Luna Rozza (band), Gone in the Wind, Methodist Ladies College, 13-15
  • Mitchell Ballardin, Number 6, John Curtin College of the Arts, 11

16-18 YEARS

  • Gem Addison, Creatures of The World, 17
  • Hannah Owens, Nevermind, WAAPA, 18
  • Talking Trash (band), Ready Now?, Mount Lawley Senior High School, 17
  • Brooke Bugeja, Societies Fault, Pinjarra Senior High School, 16
  • Lachy John, The Stockman’s Grandson, Aquinas College, 17
  • Rhiannon Bouwhuis, Tiny Boat, Corpus Christi College, 16
  • Lydia McIntyre, Certain Kind Of Wise, Bunbury Catholic College, 18

Presided over by MC, RTRFM’s Sarah Norton, the finals will be judged by four music industry professionals who have the difficult task of choosing two winners in two categories: Song Craft and Song Performance in two age groups: 12-15 years and 16-18 years.

This year’s judges include:

  • Rose Parker, singer/song-writer
  • Vinnie Crea, WAAPA
  • Nigel Bird, WAM
  • Clive Hodson, Perfect Pitch Publishing

This year’s prizes include:

  • Opportunity to perform at Fairbridge Festival (Sunday, 22 April 2018)
  • John Butler Studio recording session voucher
  • HK Photography professional photoshoot
  • Free WAM Song of the Year entries
  • WAMCon 2018 ticket
  • Post-final mentoring session from WAM
  • Opportunity of a Perfect Pitch Publishing deal

WAM are proud to play a part in championing young West Australian songwriters through this competition. We look forward to seeing the winners take their place on stage at Fairbridge Festival next month!