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2024 Noosa Busking Winners Announced

Primary (0-12)

1st Place = Rudi

2nd Place = Georgia Stafford

3rd Place = Huey Bayldon

Secondary (13-17)

1st Place = Noah Robertson

2nd Place = Ultraviolets

3rd Place = The Dirty Birds

Open (18+)

1st Place = Felicity Kircher

2nd Place = Instant Soup

3rd Place = Levi X

Peoples Choice

1st Place = The Dirty Birds

2nd Place = Instant Soup

3rd Place = Keira Humphreys

Special Judges Awards

Best Singer/Songwriter = Felicity Kircher

Best Guitarist = Nuraini

Best Entertainer = Wylie J

Best Band = Instant Soup

Encouragement Awards

Ivan Blanko

Fin Zerner

William McWha

Raf & Nate

AJ 100 Voices

Benny B

Captain’n Princess

Fools Theatre


Chloe Trefz

Izzy & Dave

Julianna Hill

Henry Catonia


Taylor Dee

Twinko Nana


Addison Reeve

Layla & Nate

Jacob Turner

Katie Daniels

Evie Douglas

Rowe Sisters

No numb3ers

Bailey MacLean

Florence Rhodes

Jaida Champney

Nicola MacLucas


Chief Tut

Georgia Stafford

Keira Humphries


Noah Roberston

Fin Zerner

The Dirty Birds

Ultra violets

Instant Soup




William McWha

Australian National Busking Championships - Noosa Final

Noosa will be hosting a qualifying heat for the 2024 Australian National Busking Championships.

An action-packed day of fun family-friendly free entertainment.

In its 8th year, this event attracts a host of musicians young and old from Primary school to retirees who wouldn’t otherwise have the opportunity to play with all venues used for pokies these days.

The river bank is a hive of activity with up to a thousand people in attendance. The winners of these regional competitions will come to Cooma on 30 November 2024 to compete in the 2024 ANBC National Grand Final.

Saturday 8th June

I'm a Busker

Are you a busker looking to apply?

We’re very keen to have you, click below to submit your application to compete in the Noosa Busking Finals.

I want to watch

You’re in luck, with over 50 of the regions top busking performers on display, this fun and free festival will be exactly what you’re ears have been waiting for.

How it Works

  1. The Busking Championships take place along the Noosa Foreshore on Saturday 8th June 2024
  2. The public are encouraged to purchase busking tokens and distribute them to their favourite Buskers. These tokens help the buskers win the Peoples Choice awards
  3. Anybody is free to come on down and wander around one of the 15 busking spots we’ve got happening along the Noosa Foreshore (Next to the NYRC)
  4. Busking winners will be announced on the Sunday (9th June) at the Noosa Come2gether Festival

Australian National Busking Championships - Noosa Final

oin us on Saturday, 9th June, for the exhilarating Noosa Final of the Australian National Busking Championships™ (ANBC).

This prestigious event gathers the finest street performers and musicians from around the region, each competing for a chance to showcase their talents at the national level.

The Noosa Final is not just a competition; it’s a celebration of music and street performance culture, providing artists with a fantastic platform to engage with the community and perform in front of a diverse audience.

Whether you’re a local or just visiting, this event promises a day filled with unique talents and unforgettable performances.

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