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Come and discover Australia’s rising stars at the 2015 Royal South Street Eisteddfod in Ballarat, Victoria. Our 124th year since our first competitions promises to be special as we celebrate 10 years of Chopin and introduce new sections in Dance and Debating. Expect spirited performances in Instrumental, Vocal and Calisthenics categories as well.

Come to Ballarat and find out why we are still Australia’s foremost Eisteddfod, hurry most entries close May 1st. CommBank Calisthenics closes April 13th and Freemasons Festival of Bands & Strings and Instrumental Solo’s closes June 5th.

Prize List

The Prize List (or guide to this years competition) lists every section at South Street in 2015 as well as the rules competitors must abide by. You’ll also find details on our Adjudicators, prizes, where to stay in Ballarat and much more.

To view the 2015 Prize List click below

Royal South Street Archives

The Royal South Street archives are rich with our goldfields heritage. Most Ballaratians will have a story of performing at South Street as do thousands from right around Victoria and indeed Australia.

Want to find out if a family member performed at our Eisteddfod? Search the archives for free by entering key words in the search section below. Our results date back to 1891.

Recent News

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Love Movies, Love South Street

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Exciting news, Regent Cinemas have joined as sponsors of Royal South Street with a great offer.  Buy a movie ticket with your voucher (regular or Gold Class) and Regent Cinemas...

It’s Competition Time!

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Our 2015 Competition Season is well underway with all a huge program of action in Speech & Drama at the Diocesan Centre this week.  With around 7000 entries received we will welcome some 10,000 competitors to our stage...

Welcoming volunteers now

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The Eisteddfod doesn't run without the generous support of our Volunteers.  With the 2015 competition due to kick off in just two weeks we would love for you to come and join...
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ACU our newest partners open the season.

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South Street is thrilled to launch our new season with our newest discipline sponsor.   Monday 27 July the heats of the Australian Catholic University Debating Challenge Cup commence. It's been...

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