Sun 15 Sep 2019

The final of the 2019 MBAS BLUES CHALLENGE: Combined SOLO/DUO & BAND Division takes place this Sunday 15th of September at The Flemington Bowls Club from 3:30pm.

 7 Acts, 5 Judges, 2 Winners! The 2 top-scoring Blues acts will be going to the International Blues Challenge in Memphis!

All welcome! Tix: $30 / $25 (Conc, MBAS Members, PBS Subs). Standing tix avail at the door. Guaranteed table bookings online only until sold out.

Book your tickets via:

3:30pm: Doors open
4:00 – 4:20pm: TRAMWRECK (BAND)
4:35 – 4:55pm: JULIAN JAMES (SOLO/DUO)
5:10 – 5:30pm: AMNESIA BLUES BAND (BAND)
5:45 – 6:05pm: BRIAN FRASER (SOLO/DUO)

6:05 – 7:00pm: Judges' Meal Break

7:00 – 7:20pm: DREAMBOOGIE (BAND)
7:35 – 7:55pm: AARON POLLOCK (SOLO/DUO)

8:30pm: Judges' Scores Tally
9:00pm: 2 x Winners announced (Top Scoring BAND act & SOLO/DUO act)
9:30 – 10:00pm: Event finish

• Times are approximate pending individual performance finish times.
• Each act performs a 20 minute set with 15 minute changeovers.
• The top-scoring BAND and the top-scoring SOLO/DUO will be the TWO winning acts from the FINAL – both acts will go to Memphis USA, expenses paid by MBAS, to compete at the International Blues Challenge in January 2020 for both the BAND and SOLO/DUO Divisions!


All seating is pre-allocated. Individuals requesting to be seated together MUST be purchased as a group booking – so if you want to ensure individuals to be seated on the same table, book all the tickets together by selecting the 'Multiple Tickets' option.

Group numbers exceeding 9 people will be seated at adjoining tables where possible, and single tickets purchased will be placed at available table spots.

Please indicate any particular seating requests in the 'Preferred Seating' field when booking, and we will do our best to accommodate them.

Kitchen open for meal service 5:00pm – 8:00pm

The final of the 2019 MBAS BLUES CHALLENGE: Combined SOLO/DUO & BAND Division
SUNDAY 15th September at The Flemington Bowls Club