Lift Off

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After a stormy start, we're back to host the Grand Finale of the 2017 Lift Off Music Comp 2.0 to be held on Thursday, 21 December 2017, 5pm – 10pm at Woden Youth Centre.

Come support the following local talent who have battled it out through the heats:

lift off 2.0Cappo, Jessica Maree Horton, Kitten Hurricane, Tash Aileen, Flash Anthem, BlackHeart and two wild cards Parrots with Piercings and Breeding Audacity.

There'll be special guest performances from DJ Mista Nige and 2016 Lift Off winners Lions of the Underground. Plus, dance performances by Ethan and Donny from Yo Funky and Empire Entertainment.

About Lift Off:

Lift Off Youth Music Comp offers young singers, songwriters and bands in the ACT, aged 12 to 25 years, the opportunity to showcase their talent and perform in a professional and supportive environment.  In addition to gaining performance experience, the performers are also in the running for a prize pack of services that will set them up to take that next step in their careers.

This free event, run by our Youth Engagement Team, is open to all ages to attend and is strictly drug and alcohol free.

Prize pack:

  • Recording sessions at Infidel Studios
  • BMA Magazine Advertising valued at $1,000
  • Event Management by Devil Moon
  • Photo shoot and graphic design by Philip Cristallo


Lift Off 2017 wouldn't be possible without the support from the community! We'd like to thank Westfield Woden, Avenue AV Sound-Light-Stage and Woden Valley Community Council.

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For more information, please contact the Woden Youth Centre on (02) 6282 3037 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Acknowledgement of Country

"Woden Community Service acknowledges the Ngunnawal people as the traditional owners of this land and their continuing connection to land and community. We also acknowledge Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples who have come from other nations to live on Ngunnawal land. We pay our respects to their cultures, ancestors and elders past, present and future."