Though this song is Australia's first Eurovision entry, Australians have taken part several times representing other countries:
Gina G was the first overseas-born singer to represent the UK in the competition in 1996 with "Ooh Aah... Just A Little Bit
Ireland's two-time winner Johnny Logan was born in Frankston, Victoria and spent his first three years in Australia, before his Irish family moved back to their home country.
Olivia Newton John, who represented the UK in 1974 with "Long Live Love
," was born in England but emigrated to Melbourne, Australia with her family at the age of six.
Newcastle, Australia born and raised Jane Comerford is lead singer of Hamburg-based German country music-inspired band Texas Lightning.Their song "No No Never" came fourteenth in the 2006 Eurovision contest.