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Breakthrough Music Competition

Break thorugh Music competition

The City of Rockingham, Breakthrough Music Competition is an annual competition for young people aged 12-24. It provides young people the opportunity to showcase their talents, and is a potential pathway for those wanting to develop a career in the music industry.

2021 Competition

Registrations for the 2021 Breakthrough Music Competition are now open!

Register online

Visit Breakthrough Music Competition for more information or call 9529 2021. Alternatively you can contact the Rockingham Youth Centre on 9591 0836 or email youthcentre@rockingham.wa.gov.au. This year our judging line-up includes Jordan Anthony and Nikki D’Agostino with special guest judge Kav Temperley from Eskimo Joe joining us for the final event. 

Please note registrations close Friday 29 October 2021.

Thank you to our sponsors: Take Eight Productions, Secret Harbour Square, Stockland Baldivis, Chop Street Music Productions, John Butler Studio, Castle Rock Music Academy, Impressions Catering, Professionals Rockingham, Mountains Lawyers, The Life Spring and Ritz Party Hire. 

Heats

Heat One

DateTimeLocation
Sunday 7 November 202111am-2pmRockingham Youth Centre                       

Heat Two

DateTimeLocation
Sunday 14 November 202111am-2pmStockland Baldivis (Shopping Centre)        

Heat Three

DateTimeLocation
Sunday 21 November 202111am-2pmSecret Harbour Square (Shopping Centre)

Final

DateTimeLocation
Sunday 28 November 202111am-2pmLookout, Rockingham Foreshore               

Senior Division Prizes (Ages 17-24)

    • $1,000 cash
    • Press pack including:
      • One day of studio recording
      • Music video and photo shoot
      • $80 Life Spring voucher
    • $250 cash
    • One day of studio recording
    • $80 Life Spring voucher
    • $100 cash
    • $80 Life Spring voucher

Junior Division Prizes (Ages 12-16)

    • $1,000 cash
    • Five free music lessons
    • $250 cash
    • Five free music lessons
    • $100 cash
    • Five free music lessons

Band Division Prizes (Ages 12-24)

    • $1000 cash
    • One day of studio recording
    • Record release consultation
    • Four hours rehearsal 
    • $250 cash
    • Photoshoot
    • $100 cash

2020 Competition

The City would like to congratulate all of the young people that competed in the Act-Belong-Commit Breakthrough Music Competition 2020.

There were so many amazing, talented contestants from Rockingham, the greater Metropolitan area and even the Southwest WA that the judges struggled to choose both finalists and winners of the competition.

The winners of the Junior Category (12-16 years) were:

  • 1st Place – Oliver Berry
  • 2nd Place – Shae Digney
  • 3rd Place – Tia Rawson

The winners of the Senior Category (17-24 years) were:

  • 1st Place – Ella Melton
  • 2nd Place – Isaac Lowe
  • 3rd Place – Ortinel Gakona

To catch all of the action, watch the finals on YouTube,which were broadcast on at 7pm on Wednesday 25 November.Thank you to our sponsors: Act-Belong-Commit, Take Eight Productions, Guitar World, The Life Spring, Stockland Baldivis, Rockingham Centre and Battery World Rockingham. 

Gallery

  • Junior category winners Tia Rawson, Shae Digney and Oliver Berry.
  • Senior category winners Ortinel Gakona, Isaac Lowe and Ella Melton.
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