Calling: all local bands looking for stardom


Northern Beaches Council is celebrating the 20th year of the Northern Composure band competition. The largest and longest-running youth band competition in the area, it offers musicians local exposure as well as invaluable stage experience.

The competition involves three rounds of heats which will be held at locations across the Northern Beaches in March followed by the final on Friday 12 April as part of National Youth Week celebrations. With a total prize pool of over $10,000 up for grabs.

Entries now open. Entries Close - 18 February, 5pm

Key dates:

Heat 1 - Friday 15 March, 7pm -11pm

Heat 2 - Friday 22 March, 7-11pm

Heat 3 - Friday 29 March, 7-11pm

Finals - Friday 14 April, 7-11pm'

For more information contact Youth Services at or call 9942 2195.