Buskers By The Creek

Buskers By The Creek, Gold Coast’s multi award-winning event and Australia's biggest busking festival, have officially opened applications for 2017’s event this October 14-15. Taking place along the shores of Currumbin Creek the event invites contortionists, magicians, musicians and more  to apply for the opportunity to perform to over 20,000 festival goers.

Attracting record crowds last year with Australia's first ever floating half-pipe, a 285-strong roll call of award-winning musicians, world-renowned entertainers and stunts galore, the free, family-friendly festival firmly reinforced itself as a world-leading busking festival.

Tristan O'Meara at Buskers By The Creek 2015. Photo by Live on the Edge Photography

For contenders in the Buskers By The Creek’s annual ‘Battle of the Buskers’  this year they have partnered with Airlie Beach Festival of Music to amp up the already highly coveted competition prize.

Winners will secure a place in the Bluesfest Busking comp, cash, recording, publicity and advertising packages, the Battle of the Buskers winner will this year also walk away with an all-expenses paid performance slot at Airlie Beach Festival of Music

For more information head to their website 


Applications close 14 August.


Published: 29 Mar 2017 by QMusic Newsdesk