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AUSACA 2018 will see the best school and open division a cappella groups from around the country
battle it out to be crowned the
Australian A Cappella Champion!

With big groups and small groups now competing separately,
our Open Division Overall Champion will be determined by an Aca-Duel.

Check out all other details below.

TIMELINE

 

APPLICATION PROCESS TIMELINE
Competition Fees – Early Bird Rate (Part A & B) Due Thursday 29 March
Competition Fees – Full Rate (Part A & B) Due Thursday 31 May
Application Form Due Thursday 31 May
Video Links Due Thursday 31 May
Video Finalists Announced Thursday 7 June
National Finalists Announced Monday 18 June
AUSACA Open Division Ensemble National Final (night) Friday 7 September
AUSACA Competitors Workshop (morning) Saturday 8 September
AUSACA School Division National Finals (afternoon) Saturday 8 September
AUSACA Open Division Band National Final (night) Saturday 8 September

 

PROGRESSION

Check out our Progression Page for further details.

COMPETITION FEES

PART A: ENTRY FEE Per Group
Early Bird Rate (by 29/03/18) $147
Full Rate (by 31/05/18) $197
PART B: REGISTRATION FEE  Per Singer
Early Bird Rate (by 29/03/18) $19 (School Student), $29 (Concession), $39 (Adult)
Full Rate (by 31/05/18) $29 (School Student), $39 (Concession), $49 (Adult)


PART A: Entry Fee (per group) includes:

  • Access to enter the Video Finals of AUSACA
  • Your video featured on the AUSACA website
  • Written feedback from our team of industry expert aca-judges from each round you compete in
    • Groups from previous years have said that the feedback alone is worth entering the competition
  • Opportunity to reach a legion of new aca-fans
  • Participation certificate
  • If selected through to the national finals your group will have:
    • The opportunity to perform in a professional environment with quality AV equipment and highly trained technicians who are a cappella experts

PART B: Registration Fee (per singer) includes:

  • A seat in the audience for the finals for your division (School or Open), regardless of whether your group successfully progresses through to the live national final
  • Bonus access to attend a one hour a cappella workshop (open to AUSACA participants) on Saturday 8 September.
  • The opportunity to observe and network with industry experts and your peers

Please note:

  • Secondary School groups include two (2) complimentary passes for supervising teachers to attend the School events. School groups with more than 20 singers may request a third complimentary pass for a supervising teacher.
  • Singers with a valid tertiary student card or seniors card should select the concession rate

Details for how to make your payment can be found on our Payments Page.

RULES

 

We’d hate for your group to be deducted points for not following the rules, so please pay close attention for how to film and submit your video entry. Check out all the RULES.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

As always, we’re happy to answer any of your questions. However, some questions are more common than others so please check out FAQs page first before emailing us.

APPLY

Applications are now open. Head to our Applications page to join AUSACA now.

 

 

 

During AUSACA 2017 we caught up with the national finalists to get to know them a little better to find out
who their favourite AUSACA groups are, who influenced their sound, and much more!
Check out our Q&A videos below.

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