New Music Stage Terms and Conditions

  • To be eligible for the NEW MUSIC STAGE:
    • the band/act must reside in Australia
    • the band/act must not have previously performed on the New Music Stage at St Kilda Festival
    • the band/act must have written and performed the original materials submitted in the application
    • the band/act must not be receiving financial assistance from a label
       
  • By completing this application form, you will be considered for the NEW MUSIC STAGE. Please note that other St Kilda Festival stages are programmed separately and you cannot apply for these stages.
     
  • This application process does not guarantee that your band/act will perform at the St Kilda Festival. A selection process will take place once applications have closed and you will be notified by Friday 22 November on the outcome of your application.
     
  • Your application will not be considered until a $34 payment is received. In line with our policy of supporting Indigenous participation, the entry fee will be waived for bands/acts that have a member or members who identify themselves as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander.
     
  • The payment of $34 is a non-refundable fee. It is an administrative fee that makes it possible to program the New Music Stage.
     
  • If your application is successful, the contract will reserve the Council the right to make use of the band/act’s name, biographical information, images other related materials for the purpose of advertising, publicising and promoting the St Kilda Festival through such outlets as print, TV, radio and online media.
     
  • It is the entrant's responsibility to protect the copyright of their own work. The St Kilda Festival and City of Port Phillip has no such obligations or liability in regards to this matter.
     
  • Applications close midnight, Monday 30 September 2019 and late submissions will not be accepted.
     
  • Privacy and Collection of Personal Information: The Festival collects personal information about you to enable you to participate in this application process but no further use of this information will be made without prior consent or unless otherwise stated within the form.