Australia’s biggest open mic comedy competition!

Every year hundreds of funny folk from across the nation sign up for their time in the spotlight as part of a rolling rotisserie of RAW Comedy heats all over Australia. And now we want you!

Some of the nation’s finest funny-makers have cannonballed into comedy acclaim through RAW Comedy – Hannah Gadsby, Ronny Chieng, Celia Pacquola, Matt Okine, Anne Edmonds, Becky Lucas and Aaron Chen, just to name a few. All you need is five minutes of original material and your eyes on the prize… get through the heats and finals and you could be the last chicken standing!


Melbourne International Comedy Festival
(03) 9245 3700