The 2015 Australian Songwriting Contest will be launched in March, and open for approximately 8 weeks. Keep an eye on our hompage for instructions on how to enter around that time.

CONGRATULATIONS to the TOP 10 in the 2014 Australian Songwriting Contest

AUSTRALIA

1. My Outback Heartland – Lola Brinton & Trisha Roldan
2. Will I Find Her Far Horizons – John Delaney
3. The Drover And The Brumby – Graham Howle
4. Boy From Cooroy – Alita Fahey & Colin Mackenzie
5. John Simpson Kirkpatrick, John Littrich, Paul McGee & Neil McCann
6. They Call ‘Em Coopers – Kathy Coleman
7. Hardie’s Men – Brian Ralston
8. The Word Is Out – Luke Vassella
9. Stand As One – Stuart Hall
Equal 10. This Now Is Goodbye – Donna Dyson, Damien Leith
Equal 10. The Dog That He Can – Bec Hance

BALLAD

Equal 1. Spiral – Rick Hart
Equal 1. The Beat Of A Drum – Cill Van Der Velden & Jarrad Grimmond
3. Daisy – Kathy Coleman
4. Shades Of Blue – Corey Hargreaves & Andrew Cromwell
5. The Last Wish – Pasqual Deleo
6. Fly Away – Lori Greco
7. Don’t Tell Me – Helen Mottee
8. So Beautiful – Katie Hardyman & Pete Stevenson
Equal 9. A Matter Of Life And Breath – Wendy Wood & Cassandra Wood
Equal 9. She Loves Me – Michael Axiotis

CONTEMPORARY POP / DANCE

1. Rivers Run To Red – Demi Louise, Joe Killington & Neil Athale
2. You’re The Dance – Donna Dyson & Damien Leith
3. The Chase – Richelle Boer
4. Beautiful Soul – Shameem Taheri-Lee
5. Running Free – Johanna Cooper
6. AEIOU – Anirban Banerjee
7. Pocket Rocket – Nicole Sokolovic & Nicole Skye
8. The Gun – Kim Gamaroff
9. Moonlight Sun – John Breen
Equal 10. Breakaway – Anna Leathem & Shannon McArthur
Equal 10. Running Back To You – Lori Greco

COUNTRY

1. Brand New Life – Samantha Mooney
2. Better (Since You Came Along) – Alex Tobin
3. Lay You Down – Corey Hargreaves
4. Yes (A Love That Lasts) – Natalie Howard
5. Murder – Michael Meeking
6. Jabaticaba Moonshine – Stephen Kermode
7. Mess I’m In – Rick Hart
8. Phone Call – Craig Morrison & DJ Gleason
9. Rainbow Day – Michael Clay
10. If You Only Knew – Steve Montgomery

FOLK / ACOUSTIC

1. Eleanor – James Daley
2. Lovely Little Thoughts – Laura Bell
3. Remembrance Day – Katy Callaghan & Kathleen Callaghan
4. If You Will, I Will – Luke Golding
5. Darwin To Ambon – Lucy Wise
6. Be Strong – Lynn Hazelton
7. This Little House – Katerina Pshenichner
8. Paper Bag – Keri McInerney
9. It’s Not Goodbye – Katie Hardyman
10. All I Need – Karen Law

INSTRUMENTAL

1. Love Particles – Manjia Luo
2. Spanish Baroque Piece – Allan Pan
3. Song/Day 352 – Galliano Sommavilla
4. Live The Dream – Jim Ottaway
5. Moonlight At Midnight – Pete Hawkes
6. El-Me-Chello – Peter Salata
7. Ghosts – Ben Bowen
8. Celmenco – John Delaney
9. Wonderment – Bill Canty
10. Velvet Voyage – Louise Bell

INTERNATIONAL

1. Get Naked – Michael McGee & Rolf Schnyder
2. The Cat’s Meow – John Greenwood
3. Fun To Touch – Nitanee Paris Lawson
4. Fall In Love – Kelly Griffith
5. Learn To Breathe – Nitanee Paris Lawson
6. Time To Roll The Dice – Michael McGee & Rolf Schnyder
7. Somewhere Trouble Don’t Go – Christal Prout
8. Summer Anthem – Lacy Younger
9. Happy Me – Debra Gussin & Kyle Vincent
Equal 10. Better (Since You Came Along) – Alex Tobin
Equal 10. Josephine – Ethan Cole

LYRICS

1. The Hippies In Rom 57 – Catherine Dobson
2. This House – Simon Berger
3. Storms – Sherilyn Page
4. This Timeless Land – Steve Montgomery
5. Burning Money Without Matches – Jim Fahey
6. This Is Our Home – Kay Bell
7. Stephen Hawking Wants You To – Susan Muranty
8. A Letter To My Children – Wendy Barnes
8. Neon Nights – Paul Dillon
Equal 10. The Smartest Living Thing – Paul Rogers
Equal 10. To Angelo – Jasmine Crittenden

OPEN

1. Do It Again – Kathy Prosser
2. Snowflake – Katie Hardyman
3. Out Here On My Own – Keri McInerney & Steve Tebbett
4. What You’ve Done – Anirban Banerjee
5. Can’t Write A Love Song – Danny Hooper
6. It Used To Be – Robert McIntosh
7. AEIOU – Anirban Banerjee
8. Summertime Again – Jill Riddiford
9. Please Go Lightly – Jarren Boyd , Michael Maher, Rebecca Harris, Stewart Taylor & Brad Jackson
10. My Angel Eyes – John Greenwood Jason Greenwood

ROCK / INDIE

1. Hearts Away – John Breen
2. Jasmine – Steve Jones
3. How Many Times – John Breen
4. Trouble Maker – Lou O’Connor
5. Idolize – Stacie Richardson & Mark Annesley
6. What You Do To Me – William Godfrey
7. Spider – Jason Maynard
8. Soul Mate – Neville Kaye
Equal 9. Catching Happy – John Kairn
Equal 9. Dreams – David Fuller
Equal 9. Middle Age Ripples – Sam Vartuli

SONGS FOR CHILDREN

1. Diggin’ Up History – Kathy Prosser
2. I Am A Dog – Kathy Prosser & SvenTydeman
3. Dinosours Could Rock N’ Roll – Kayelene Carruthers
4. On A Treasure Hunt We’ll Go – Stacy Tierney
5. Grandad’s Hat – Kathy Prosser
6. I’m A – Kayelene Carruthers
7. Say G’Day – Kathy Prosser
8. Worms – Shane Godbehere
9. I Jump – Dez Staunton & Vanessa Staunton
10. Lullaby – Bel Thomson

SPIRITUAL

1. The Courage You Lack – Lori Greco
2. A New Creation – Bel Thomson
3. Come And Find – Bel Thomson & Phil Thomson
4. Armour Of Christ – Bel Thomson & Caleb James
5. For Our Children – Kay Bell & James Warwick
6. My God, My God – Alex Varlow
7. Mr Street Man Speaker – Kieran Roberts
8. Free At Last – Jacques Gentil
Equal 9. I Will Be Still – Ruth Chai-Njiino
Equal 9. On My Own – Rod Walmsley
Equal 9. Sunnier – Warde Elliott

YOUTH

1. Gold – Frank Dixon
2. The Gun – Kim Gamaroff
3. Ghost – Mikhayla Trope
4 .Girl Like Me – Anna Leathem
5 .Footprints – Bridget O’Shanessy
6. Voyager – Frank Dixon
7. Start Again – Anna Leathem
8. A Song We Both Knew – Sabrina Soares
9. Goodbye Notes – Monique Hrsto
Equal 10. Anyone Else – Abbey Slattery
Equal 10. Mirror Mirror – Alana Patmore
Equal 10. Still In Love – Alana Patmore
Equal 10 .You Love Me, Not Her – Sabrina Soares