Does the child I enter have to be enrolled in a dance school?
No, entries are open to all Queensland children between the ages of 5 and 13 and they do not need to be enrolled in a dance school. However, a passion for dance is a must!
Do I have to live in Queensland to enter the competition?
Yes, only Queensland residents over the age of 18 are eligible to enter their child in the competition. The child you are entering also needs to be a Queensland resident to be eligible for entry.
How old does the child I enter have to be?
The child you enter in the competition must be between the ages of 5 and 13, inclusive.
How many children can I enter in the competition?
You can enter as many children as you like, however each child can only be entered once.
When are competition entries open?
Entries open at 9.00 am AEST on Monday 10 September 2018 and close at 5.00 pm AEST on Friday 2 November 2018.
How do I submit a photo to the competition?
Visit the Suncorp Wish Upon a Ballet Star website at: www.suncorpballetstar.com.au and follow the prompts to upload a creative photo of your child with a statement of up to 100 words from your child, describing a dance moment that left a lasting memory.
Does it cost anything to enter?
Competition entry is free of charge, but internet connection and usage rates may apply.
Can I enter a child in the competition if I am not their parent or guardian?
You must be the child’s parent or legal guardian or a relative (over the age of 18) of the child and have their parent or legal guardian’s permission in order to enter the child into the competition.
Can I submit an old photo or word statement, or re-enter my submission from last year’s Wish Upon a Ballet Star competition?
No, you must submit a new photograph and statement specifically created for this year’s competition.
If my child wins the Major Prize, does he or she need to be available to attend The Nutcracker rehearsal?
Yes, you must confirm you and your child’s availability to attend a rehearsal on Friday 14 December 2018 from 1pm - 3.30pm. They must also be available to attend the matinee performance of The Nutcracker on Saturday, 15 December 2018 at 1.30pm to perform their role as part of the Major Prize.
Will my child be used in media opportunities as a competition finalist or winner?
By entering your child into the competition, you agree that they and their image may be used for media opportunities which may or may not be published and otherwise publicly broadcast.
If I’m a Suncorp customer, can I participate?
Suncorp customers are strongly encouraged to enter. By identifying yourself as a Suncorp customer during the entry process (by checking the box when prompted), your child will automatically go into the draw to win an additional prize to say thank you to you for being a customer.
How long will it take for my child's entry to appear on the Suncorp Wish Upon a Ballet Star website?
Submissions will be reviewed within two business days. If approved, entries will be promptly uploaded onto the Suncorp Wish Upon a Ballet Star website www.suncorpballetstar.com.au.
Who can I contact if I have any questions or concerns?
If you need to get in touch, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will make every effort to respond to your enquiry within two business days.