Regional Arts Development Central West NSW

Regional Songwriting Contest


Closes 20 January 2023. The Inland Sea of Sound is calling for song writers from the Central West to submit their original songs.
The contest is open to songwriters of any age or level of experience, but they must reside in the Central West of NSW. The Central West includes the Shires of: Bathurst, Blayney, Oberon, Lithgow, Mid-Western, Cabonne, Orange, Cowra, Weddin, Forbes, Parkes, Bland & Lachlan.

Eligible songs cannot have been previously professionally recorded or released. Up to 15 of the top songs will be selected by an industry panel to be performed live during the Inland Sea of Sound festival on Thursday 23 February 2023 at a gala event at Keystone 1889 Bathurst.

For more information or to download an entry form –