Flag of Australia
Broadcaster SBS
Selection process The Sydney Festival
Appearances 8 (7 finals)
Debut EVSC #01
Best result 1st: EVSC #01, EVSC #05
Worst result 13th: EVSC #03
Australia debuted in the 1st Edition of East Vision Song Contest with a first place finish for the song "Surrender" by The Collective. Australia won the contest again in EVSC #05.


Australia's debut

Australia first participated at the East Vision Song Contest 1, held in Auckland, New Zealand. Australia's first participants were The Collective, who sang the song "Surrender". The performance achieved a respectable first place and got the right to host the next East Vision Song Contest.


Table key

     Second place
     Third place
     Last place
     Automatically qualified to the final
     Did not qualify for the final
     Did not compete or was relegated
Edn. Artist Language Song Final Points Semi Points
#01 The Collective English "Surrender" 01 108 07 46
#02 Alli Simpson English "Notice Me" 07 74 No semi-finals
#03 Keith Urban English "Long Hot Summer" 13 46
#04 5 Seconds of Summer English "Don't Stop" 07 112 02 111
#05 Dami Im English "Gladiator" 01 195 01 135
#06 Marlisa English "Stand By You" 07 107 Host Country
#07 Did not compete
#08 Delta Goodrem English "Wings"
Failed to qualify
#09 Emmi English "Couldn't Care Less" 08 151 No semi-finals
#10 Peta And The Wolves English "Blind"

Voting history


Edition Location Venue Presenters
#02 Flag of Australia Canberra TBA Jan
#06 Flag of Australia Darwin Darwin Convention Centre Matt