sydney - Australia does it again in May at the Eurovision Song Contest. The country received from the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) in 2015 for the first permission to join. The nation now seems here to stay. The Eurovision Song Contest is very popular among Australians.
This year Australia finished second and next year will be one of the 43 participating countries, as did the EBU Monday. On behalf of The Netherlands is girl group with O'G3NE.
The field exists in Australia and Israel after from purely European countries. Bosnia and Herzegovina, where the public broadcaster is reorganized, fails the next year. Worldwide an estimated 200 million people follow the contest. In 2017, the final on 13 May.