RAW calendar

Registrations for RAW Comedy 2021 are now open!

This winter, we’re covering all corners of the country, to lure out of hibernation the next generation of comedy superstars. The competition will take place in July and August 2021 with the Finals to conclude in September/October 2021.

2021 RAW Comedy calendar

Australian Capital Territory

Canberra - heat #1 - Wednesday 7 July, 8pm - The Civic Pub


Canberra - heat #2 - Wednesday 14 July, 8pm - The Civic Pub


ACT FINAL - details to come

New South Wales

Sydney - heat #1 - Tuesday 6 July, 8pm - The Comedy Store - Tickets here


Sydney - heat #2 - Tuesday 13 July, 8pm - The Comedy Store - Tickets here


Byron Bay - heat - Monday 19 July, 8pm - Byron Bay Services Club


Sydney - heat #3 - Tuesday 20 July, 8pm - The Comedy Store - Tickets here


Sydney - heat #4 - Tuesday 27 July, 8pm - The Comedy Store - Tickets here


Mullumbimby - heat - Monday 2 August, 8pm - Mullumbimby Ex-Services Club


Sydney - heat #5 - Tuesday 3 August, 8pm - The Comedy Store - Tickets here


Wollongong - heat - Thursday 5 August, 8pm - Wollongong Town Hall - Tickets here


Newcastle - heat - Friday 6 August, 8pm - Civic Theatre Newcastle - Tickets here


NSW FINAL - Tuesday 10 August - The Comedy Store - Tickets here

Northern Territory

Darwin - heat #1 - Tuesday 15 June, 7.30pm - Happy Yess


Darwin - heat #2 - Tuesday 22 June, 7.30pm - Happy Yess


NT FINAL - Saturday 17 July - Darwin Entertainment Centre

Queensland

Brisbane - heat #1 - Sunday 11 July, 7pm - Sit Down Comedy Club - Tickets here


Surfers Paradise - heat - Tuesday 13 July, 7.30pm - The Avenue


Brisbane - heat #2 - Thursday 15 July, 8pm - Sit Down Comedy Club - Tickets here


Brisbane - heat #3 - Sunday 18 July, 7pm - Sit Down Comedy Club - Tickets here


Brisbane - heat #4 - Thursday 22 July, 8pm - Sit Down Comedy Club - Tickets here


Brisbane - heat #5 - Sunday 25 July, 7pm - Sit Down Comedy Club - Tickets here


Brisbane - heat #6 - Thursday 29 July, 8pm - Sit Down Comedy Club - Tickets here


Brisbane - heat #7 - Sunday 1 August, 7pm - Sit Down Comedy Club - Tickets here


Brisbane - heat #8 - Thursday 5 August, 8pm - Sit Down Comedy Club - Tickets here


Brisbane - wild card heat - Sunday 8 August, 7pm - Sit Down Comedy Club - Tickets here


Brisbane - Semi Final #1 - Sunday 15 August, 7pm - Sit Down Comedy Club - Tickets here


Brisbane - Semi Final #2 - Sunday 22 August, 7pm - Sit Down Comedy Club - Tickets here


QLD FINAL - Sunday 29 August, 7pm - Sit Down Comedy Club - Tickets here

South Australia

Adelaide - heat #1 - Wednesday 7 July, 7pm - The Rhino Room


Adelaide - heat #2 - Wednesday 14 July, 7pm - The Rhino Room


Adelaide - heat #3 - Wednesday 21 July, 7pm - The Rhino Room


Adelaide - heat #4 - Wednesday 28 July, 7pm - The Rhino Room


SA FINAL - Sunday 8 August - The Rhino Room

Tasmania

Hobart - heat - Wednesday 4 August, 7.30pm - Jokers Comedy Club


Launceston - heat - Sunday 15 August, 5pm - Royal Oak


TAS FINAL - Friday 20 August, 8pm - Wrest Point Showroom

Victoria

Melbourne - heat #1 - Saturday 10 July, 1pm - The Espy, St Kilda | Tickets here


Melbourne - heat #2 - Sunday 11 July, 1pm - The Evelyn, Fitzroy | Tickets here


Melbourne - heat #3 - Saturday 17 July, 1pm - The Evelyn, Fitzroy | Tickets here


Melbourne - heat #4 - Sunday 18 July, 1pm - Howler, Brunswick | Tickets here


Ballarat - heat - Friday 23 July, 8pm - George Hotel | Tickets here


Melbourne - heat #5 - Saturday 24 July, 1pm - The Evelyn, Fitzroy | Tickets here


Melbourne - heat #6 - Sunday 25 July, 1pm - Howler, Brunswick | Tickets here


Preliminary finals - details to come


VIC FINAL - details to come

Western Australia

Perth - heat #1 - Wednesday 30 June, 7pm - Comedy Lounge Perth City


Perth - heat #2 - Wednesday 7 July, 7pm - Comedy Lounge Perth City


Perth - heat #3 - Wednesday 14 July, 7pm - Comedy Lounge Perth City


Perth - heat #4 - Wednesday 21 July, 7pm - Comedy Lounge Perth City


Perth - heat #5 - Wednesday 28 July, 7pm - Comedy Lounge Perth City


Perth - heat #6 - Wednesday 4 August, 7pm - Comedy Lounge Perth City


Perth - Semi Final #1 - Wednesday 11 August, 7pm - Comedy Lounge Perth City


Perth - Semi Final #2 - Wednesday 18 August, 7pm - Comedy Lounge Perth City


WA FINAL - Wednesday 25 August - Comedy Lounge Perth City