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Australia: Australia joins Junior Eurovision 2016

Australia will again compete in Junior Eurovision Song Contest. It is the second time the Aussies participates in Junior Eurovision

Australia participated for the first time in Junior Eurovision 2015 in Bulgaria. Bella Paige represented Australia with her song ''My Girls'' who finished 8th place.

The Australian broadcaster SBS will again select their participant internally, like last year.

This year it will be their 2nd time with participation of 14 confirmed for Albania, Armenia, Belarus, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Georgia, Ireland, Italy, FYR Macedonia, Malta, The Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Ukraine.

You can listen last year's entry at the Junior Eurovision 2015:

Australia Junior Eurovision 2015: Bella Paige - "My Girls"

About the author: Neville Spiteri (Malta)

Neville is our correspondent from Malta. He has been following Eurovision since 1999, and has Hero by Charlotte Perrelli as his favorite ESC song

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