Expression of Interest: Battle of the Bands 2024

Golden Plains Shire Council is inviting Expressions of Interest (EOI) for young musicians across the Shire to participate in the Golden Plains Youth Battle of the Bands competition on Saturday 24 August 2024.
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About

Golden Plains Shire Council is inviting Expressions of Interest (EOI) for young musicians across the Shire to participate in the Golden Plains Youth Battle of the Bands competition which will be held on Saturday 24 August from 6.30 to 9.30pm at the Inverleigh Public Hall, 71 High Street, Inverleigh.

Open to all young people aged 12 to 25, Battle of the Bands is a showcase of young up and coming artists, inclusive of all genres, with bands, soloists, duo performances and digital artists all welcome to express their interest in performing.

Presented by the FReeZA Youth Events Crew, with support from Council’s Youth Development Team, the competition is designed to support emerging musicians by providing a safe and inclusive opportunity to perform in front of a live audience.

The Battle of the Bands competition is funded by FReeZA, a Victorian Government initiative that supports young Victorians to get involved in their community by planning and running drug, smoke, vaping and alcohol-free music and cultural events for other young people. This is an all ages, fully supervised event with strictly no pass outs.

How You Can Be Involved

Expressions of Interest are open from Monday 17 June until 9am, Monday 15 July 2024. To submit an EOI, complete the webform below.

What Happens Next

Successful artists will be notified at the conclusion of the EOI period on Monday 15 July 2024. The Battle of the Bands competition will be held on Saturday 24 August 2024.

Name
Address
Age Group
Please provide some further information about your performance. Are you a solo artist or a band? What type of music? 
Tell us about your previous experience as a performer, if any. Please note, no experience is required. 
Please list any other information of relevance. 
Personal information collected on this form shall be used by Council’s Youth Development team for the purpose of selecting performers for the 2024 Battle of the Bands competition. Council may disclose your information to other internal departments but will not disclose your information to any external party without your consent, unless required to do so by law.

Golden Plains Shire Council is committed to protecting all personal and sensitive information consistent with the Information Privacy & Health principles set out in the Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014 and the Health Records Act 2001.  You have the right to access your personal information and make any necessary corrections. If you have any queries or wish to gain access to amend your information please contact Golden Plains Shire’s Privacy Officer on (03) 5220 7111 or [email protected].