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Competition closed.

Thank you to all of our wonderful entrants. The competition has now closed and judging has commenced. All entrants will be contacted with the outcome in July and invited to the official awards ceremony on Friday 10 August on-campus in Toowoomba. 


Enter a song or two for your chance to win a place at the 2019 week-long USQ Artsworx McGregor Music Retreat. Valued at over $1400, this prize includes the opportunity to attend songwriting workshops, jam sessions, elective workshops, performances and more.  Your accommodation at the Retreat is part of the prize, and it will be fully supervised accommodation and meals for the week on-campus at USQ Toowoomba*.

*Please note: If the winner is unable to accept the Grand Prize, alternate arrangements will be discussed.

In addition to the overall winner there will be three highly commended entrants, one from each year level, who will receive a prominent songwriting text and the opportunity to be mentored by a current USQ music student. 


If you have any questions or want to know more, please email