Byron Bay Bluesfest

Thurs 24 March to Mon 28 March 2016

Busking Comp

The Bluesfest Busking for 2015 was another roaring success!!
Musicians applied in their hundreds to get the opportunity to play on the Juke Joint Stage at the festival and to return in 2016.

This years winners were Grizzlee Train and Hoo8hoo (U18s). Congratulations to both!

Bluesfest Busking winners - Grizlee Train


Bluesfest Busking U18's Winners - Hoo8hoo


Want to Enter??

2016 Applications open around the end of November.   Become a fan of the Busking Facebook page for all updates and relevant information

The Bluesfest Busking Comp is coordinated in its entirety by Anita Colenbrander Entertainment (ACE). For further information please contact:

Open Event: Anita Colenbrander on 0418 322 019 or email
Grommet Event: Melissa Moss on 0400 069 955 or email 


Previous Winners

The Open Winners

The Grommet Winners

2015 Grizlee Train
2015 Hoo8hoo

2014 Eddie Boyd & The Phatapillers

2014 Craig (3 Members)

2013 Claire Anne Taylor

2013 Nick & Sam

2012 Brother Fox

2012 Lifeline

2011 Minnie Marks


2010 Hussy Hicks


2009 Kim Churchill


2008 Matty Devitt Band


2007 Marshall and the Fro


2006 Fire Tree


2005 Engine Three Seven


2004 Adahmo



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