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Montaigne sees her Eurovision dream end as Australia drops out

Montaigne sees her Eurovision dream end as Australia drops out

Montaigne has seen her Eurovision dream come to an end after Australia failed to qualify for the Grand Final of the song competition. Due to COVID-19 the Australian delegation opted to submit a pre-recorded performance, that was filmed under strict conditions, rather than travel to Rotterdam in The Netherlands. Montaigne was the fourth of sixteen […]

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Montaigne reveals video for Eurovision song ‘Technicolour’

Montaigne reveals video for Eurovision song ‘Technicolour’

Australia’s Eurovision hopeful Montaigne has released a video for her song Technicolour.  Montaigne revealed Australia’s song for the 2021 competition with a performance at the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras. The new clip sees the singer hanging out in a bedroom before some friends appear for the song’s energetic chorus. The video was created by […]

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Montaigne won’t be heading to Rotterdam for Eurovision 2021

Montaigne won’t be heading to Rotterdam for Eurovision 2021

Australia’s Eurovision 2021 entrant Montaigne won’t be making the trip to Rotterdam in The Netherlands, with Australia choosing the option of sending in a video submission rather deploying a team to the live event. SBS Commissioning Editor and Australian Head of Delegation, Josh Martin said it had been a difficult decision but the safest option […]

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Montaigne debuts her new Eurovision song at Mardi Gras

Montaigne debuts her new Eurovision song at Mardi Gras

Australian singer Montaigne debuted her new song for Eurovision at last night’s Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras celebration. The performer was all set to represent Australia at the 2020 competition before Covid-19 put the kibosh on the competition. The rules for Eurovision allow the same singer to return for this year’s competition but they […]

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Sydney celebrates with a Covid-safe Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras

Sydney celebrates with a Covid-safe Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras

The Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade took over the Sydney Cricket Ground last night in a dazzling display of self-expression, proving that not even a global pandemic can stop LGBTQI+ communities rising together in pride and passion. A stadium crowd of 36,000 spectators cheered on as 5,000 marchers, from over 120 parade entries, […]

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Rita Ora, Electric Fields, Montaigne & more join Mardi Gras line-up

Rita Ora, Electric Fields, Montaigne & more join Mardi Gras line-up

International chart-topping pop star Rita Ora heads up a superstar line-up of entertainment planned for the 2021 Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday 6 March 2021. The UK powerhouse behind hit tracks “Anywhere” and new release “Big”, Ora will light up the Sydney Cricket Ground with her performance. Transforming the venue into […]

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Celebrate Wear It Purple Day with a digital Pride Party this Friday

Celebrate Wear It Purple Day with a digital Pride Party this Friday

Each August since 2010, people have been donning their best purple digs in workplaces, schools, clubs and more to show their support for the LGBTIQ+ community. Wear It Purple Day falls on the last Friday in August, celebrating diversity and inclusion anywhere people gather for regular activities. This year, you can join Minus18 and Facebook […]

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SBS announce Eurovision 2020: Big Night In and a special celebration

SBS announce Eurovision 2020: Big Night In and a special celebration

Eurovision fans rejoice! SBS have announced a week of extra-special Eurovision content with Joel Creasey and Myf Warhurst. After the first canceled Eurovision Song Contest in its 64-year history, SBS will bringing an all-new celebration with Eurovision 2020: Big Night In. The TV event will honour the work of this year’s Eurovision artists and songs, […]

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Montaigne gets another shot for Australia at Eurovision 2021

Montaigne gets another shot for Australia at Eurovision 2021

Eurovision Song Contest 2021 will not be going ahead this year, and the announcement left many artists wondering whether they’ll get a chance to represent for their country on the main stage. The winner of Eurovision – Australia Decides – Montaigne – has revealed alongside SBS today that she will still get a chance to […]

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Eurovision 2020 cancelled due to COVID-19 virus

Eurovision 2020 cancelled due to COVID-19 virus

Eurovision 2020 has been cancelled, like some many events locally and around the globe, organisers say it is not responsible to hold the event due to the COVID-19 coronavirus. Jon Ola Sand, the executive supervisor of the event, said it was regrettable the event could not go ahead. “It is with great regret that we […]

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