terms & conditions

  1. The Unearthed Artist Agreement and General Competition terms and conditions apply to this competition.
  2. This competition starts 9am AEST on Tuesday 25th March and closes at 11.59pm AEST Thursday May 1st 2014.
  3. All artists from Mackay or the surrounding area who have tracks uploaded to during this time will be eligible and the winner will be chosen by a panel of triple j experts.
  4. The winner will be picked based on their ability to deliver a good live performance suitable for the River Sessions audience.
  5. The winners will be announced in accordance with the General Terms & Conditions in May 2014.
  6. The prize consists of the following: an opportunity to perform at the River Sessions Festival on the date stated, and a $500 performance fee.
  7. Artists will be responsible for transport to and from the festival.
  8. The prize is not transferable or redeemable for cash. No replacement will be offered in the event that the prize cannot be claimed on the stipulated dates.
  9. In the event that the winner of the competition is under the age of 18 years, a guardian over the age of eighteen must accompany the winner at the guardian’s expense.
  10. Judges’ decisions are final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  11. As a winner, you will be representing triple j at this event. As such you are obligated to behave responsibly and professionally and comply with the rules and requests that triple j and the event organisers ask of you. This includes turning up on time, sticking to your designated area and not helping yourself to other artists' riders. Failure to do so (and trust us, we'll hear about it) will result in triple j withdrawing our support of your band.