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The Otago Heats will be held at Kavanagh College Auditorium, cnr York Pl & Tennyson St, on Friday June 9th, From 4pm. Exact times will be available here after entries close.

Check-in and Door sales from 3:30pm

Tickets $10 (Band Members, Teachers, and children under 6yrs free)

EFTPOS will be available.


The Otago final was held at Kavanagh College , Saturday 17 June at 7pm. The results are;


Band 1st: Carmina, Logan Park High School

Band 2nd: Painted Blind, Logan Park High School

Band 3rd: Sun Animals, Otago Boys’ High School

Solo/Duo 1st (announced at heats): Josh Glennie from Taieri College

Solo/Duo 2nd (announced at heats): Ashlee Maxwell from Taieri College

APRA Lyric Writers Award: Painted Blind, Logan Park High School

Lowdown Best Song: Second Song, Somewhere In Between, Taieri College

The Mainz Musicianship Award: Thomas Sharp (lead guitar) from Sun Animals, Otago Boys’ High School

Smokefree Vocals Award: Neive Strang Painted Blind, Logan Park High School

People’s Choice voted by text: No Vacancy,       Taieri College


Tickets Here

The 13 top bands selected at the heats will go on the play off for the top two places and other awards at the Otago final at Kavanagh College next Saturday 17 June at 7pm. Tickets for the regional final are available from NZTix.co.nz $20 adult, $10 student.

The 13 bands selected to go on to the Otago final are:

Under Apex               John McGlashan College
Somewhere In Between    -Taieri College

Bark Like a Dog                   Taieri College, Logan Park HS, Kings HS
Carmina                    Logan Park High School
Brain Stew                Kings High School
Valerie                                   Taieri College
Sugarcoated Bullets           Kings High School
The stay-at-home dads      Kings High School
No Vacancy               Taieri College
Backwards J             Taieri College
Painted Blind                        Logan Park High School
Club Martian             Taieri College
Sun Animals             Otago Boys’ High School