RAW Comedy Winter 2021 - Season Update

Page last updated on Thursday 20 January 2022

RAW Comedy has caught its breath and is rolling out cancelled heats from Winter ‘21 and taking the opportunity to present some exciting new heats as we build towards a massive RAW Comedy National Grand Final at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, drawing on the pool of winners from both the Winter ‘21 and Summer ‘22 seasons from every State and Territory in Australia.

RAW Comedy Summer ’21


NEW Geelong (Fri 11 Feb) and Ballarat (Fri 4 Mar) heats are both now open for registrations.

Cancelled Winter ‘21 Melbourne heats at the Evelyn and Howler are proceeding in February, these heats are full, and registrations are closed.

Victorian Semi-finals and the Victorian State Final will follow in February and March.


NEW Townsville (Thu 10 Mar) and Cairns (Sat 12 Mar) heats are both now open for registrations.

NEW Brisbane Summer ’22 heats (Sundays 6 & 13 Mar) are also now open for registration.

NB: Contestants registering for new Brisbane Summer ’22 heats, must not have participated in the Brisbane Winter ’21 heats.

Queensland State Final will follow in March.


Cancelled Sydney heats at The Comedy Store and in Newcastle at the Civic are proceeding in February and March.

NSW State Final will follow in March.

See all upcoming RAW Comedy events here >