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Congratulations to the winners of the Suncorp Wish Upon a Ballet Star competition!


Prizes

Finalists

The 10 finalists will receive:

  • a money-can't-buy experience to visit the home of Queensland Ballet and experience a day in the life of a Queensland Ballet dancer
  • flights to Brisbane and one night’s accommodation in Brisbane for the finalist and one parent or guardian for entrants located 300km away from Brisbane
  • a ‘Nutcracker Prize Pack’ containing goodies from Suncorp and Queensland Ballet

Major Prize Winner

In addition to the Finalist prizes, one lucky Major Prize winner will receive:

  • a walk-on role in a performance of The Nutcracker with QB’s Artistic Director, Li Cunxin joining them onstage
  • the opportunity to participate in an official dress rehearsal of The Nutcracker
  • flights and accommodation for 2 people (if winner resides 300km outside of Brisbane)
  • four tickets to The Nutcracker (so the whole family can see the performance!)
  • the opportunity to meet Queensland Ballet Artistic Director Li Cunxin
  • a portable 1.5 metre Ballet Barre from A La Barre.

People's Choice Winner

In addition to the Finalist prizes, the People's Choice winner will receive:

  • four tickets to The Nutcracker on 10 December 2017
  • flights and accommodation for 2 people (if winner resides 300km outside of Brisbane)

Suncorp Customer Winner

Are you a Suncorp customer from Queensland? Then you could be dancing up a storm too because you could go in the draw to win:

  • four tickets to The Nutcracker on 10 December 2017
  • flights and accommodation for 2 people (if winner resides 300km outside of Brisbane).

Winners Announced

Entries close Friday 3 November 2017 Winners announced Monday 13 November 2017.
For full terms and conditions, and frequently asked questions, please click here.

“Suncorp’s Wish Upon a Ballet Star was such an awesome experience! I’ll never forget it.”

Leo Hamilton – Winner of the 2016 Suncorp Wish Upon A Ballet Star

"On behalf of our family, please accept our heartfelt thanks for offering Bonnie this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. This prize really has been a wish come true for her and has inspired her to reach for the stars. Seeing her live out her dream and experience such immense joy has been a wish come true for us. Thank you for giving so generously to the community and helping little dancers to imagine the possibilities."

Michael & Debra Quinn-Hennessy – Parents of Bonnie, winner of the 2015 Suncorp Wish Upon A Star Ballet Star

"Thank you so much to Suncorp and Queensland Ballet for this amazing experience for Olivia. This experience was a dream for Livvy and the rest of the family. This prize is what dreams are made of and can really inspire little dancers to aim for the stars!"

Sarah Nason – Mother of Olivia, winner of the 2014 Suncorp Wish Upon a Ballet Star