FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How many contestants will be in each division?

The number of delegates in each division will depend on the number of people entering! 

What if my / my childs birthday falls between the time I register and the time of the competition?

The division you or your child will be placed in will be based on the age you are on competition day.

If I register and pay the applicable fees and something comes up to where we cannot attend, will you offer a refund?

A 50% refund will be provided if we are at least 14 days out from competition date.

 What is the charge for family and friends to come and watch the final show?

General admission tickets are $40 for friends and family to come along and watch the final phase of competition (the Runway show). Children 3 and under are free. 

Will I be able to take photos and video of my child during the pageant?

We request that no photos be taken during the final phase of competition. We will have professional photographers in attendance and any outside flash photography can heavily impact the quality of their work. Photo packages will be available for purchase for each competition. 

Does my child need to have runway or modeling experience to enter?

No, in fact beginners are highly encouraged! Our platform is designed to aid in professional growth!

Do you supply delegates with attire?

No. However we can direct you to places where you can purchase new or pre-loved items! With this said though, each contestant is provided their basic white Strut T Shirt to wear in the basic section of competition. 

When does the payment need to be received?

Payment is required to cement your place within the competition. From when you receive your acceptance letter you will have up to 4 to finalise your payment. 

What payment methods are accepted?

We accept a variety of payment methods. Online Bank Transfer, Direct Deposit, Credit Card and even afterpay! 

Do I need to provide music for my child’s time on stage and does she need a routine?

No, we will supply the music for each section of competition. 

Do the winners have any duties?

Winners at a state level will go on to compete at the National Final. 

The winners from here will represent Strut Runway between their win and when new winners are announced the following year.

Will you be using last names during the competition ?

No. This helps to protect the privacy of those involved. 

Who will the judges be?

The judge panel will consist of 3 individuals whom are highly respected in their industries. Our judges change from competition to competition. Judges biographies are announced on the day of competition. 

What do i win?

At a state level, each winner is provided with the opportunity to progress to our National Final. State winners receive complimentary entry in to Nationals. 

Our National winners receive an assortment of prizes depending on their division. These prizes range from modelling contracts to cash prizes, customised gifts and more!

What do i wear?

You can review our handbook to see examples and read up on what’s required in terms of outfits.

How should i wear my hair and make-up on the day?

Hair and makeup should be age appropriate and suit your personal style and flair. Ultimately the style is completely up to you!

How are the winners determined?  Will I receive the score sheet?

After each round score sheets will be collected and points entered in to an auto-sum spreadsheet. After all sections are complete the person with the highest score wins their division. 

Scores and feedback will be sent out within 5 business days of the competition ending.