2020 calendar

The ACT State Final on Monday 16 March, the QLD State Final on Sunday 22 March and the VIC State Final on Monday 23 March in Melbourne will not go ahead due do COVID-19 and will be rescheduled to a date later in the year. It is anticipated that the 2020 RAW Comedy National Grand Final will be held later in the year.

Click below for the 2020 competition dates.

2020 RAW Comedy heats calendar

AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY

Canberra

Heat 1: Wed 12 Feb, 8pm  |  The Civic Pub  |  Past event


Heat 2: Thu 13 Feb, 8pm  |  The Civic Pub  |  Past event


ACT State Final

Mon 16 Mar, 8.30pm POSTPONED

NEW SOUTH WALES

Byron

Mon 2 Mar, 8pm  |  Byron Bay Services Club  |  Past event


Mullumbimby

Mon 16 Mar, 8pm  |  Mullumbimby Ex-Services Club  |  Past event


Newcastle

Fri 21 Feb, 8pm  |  Civic Theatre Playhouse  |  Past event


Wollongong

Fri 28 Feb, 8pm  |  Wollongong Town Hall  |  Past event


Sydney

Heat 1: Tue 14 Jan, 8.45pm   |  Comedy Store, Moore Park  |  Past event


Heat 2: Tue 21 Jan, 8.45pm   |  Comedy Store, Moore Park  |  Past event


Heat 3: Tue 28 Jan, 8pm   |  Comedy Store, Moore Park  |  Past event


Heat 4: Tue 4 Feb, 8pm   |  Comedy Store, Moore Park  |  Past event


Heat 5: Tue 11 Feb, 8pm   |  Comedy Store, Moore Park  |  Past event


Heat 6: Tue 18 Feb, 8pm   |  Comedy Store, Moore Park  |  Past event


Heat 7: Tue 25 Feb, 8pm   |  Comedy Store, Moore Park  |  Past event


Semi Final 1: Tue 3 Mar, 8pm   |  Comedy Store, Moore Park  |  Past event


Semi Final 2: Tue 10 Mar, 8pm   |  Comedy Store, Moore Park  |  Past event


NSW State Final

Tue 17 Mar, 8pm   |  Comedy Store, Moore Park  |  Past event

NORTHERN TERRITORY

Darwin

Heat 1: Mon 2 Mar, 7.30pm  |  Happy Yess  |   Past event


Heat 2: Tue 3 Mar, 7.30pm   |  Happy Yess  |  Past event


NT Final

Sat 7 Mar, 8pm  |  Darwin Entertainment Centre  |   Past event

QUEENSLAND

Brisbane

Heat 1: Sun 9 Feb, 7pm  |  The Sit Down Comedy Club at The Paddo Tavern  |  Past event


Heat 2: Wed 12 Feb, 8pm  |  The Sit Down Comedy Club at The Paddo Tavern  |  Past event


Heat 3: Thu 13 Feb, 8pm  |  The Sit Down Comedy Club at The Paddo Tavern  |  Past event


Heat 4: Sun 16 Feb, 7pm  |  The Sit Down Comedy Club at The Paddo Tavern  |  Past event


Heat 5: Wed 19 Feb, 8pm  |  The Sit Down Comedy Club at The Paddo Tavern  |  Past event


Heat 6: Thu 20 Feb, 8pm  |  The Sit Down Comedy Club at The Paddo Tavern  |  Past event


Heat 7: Sun 23 Feb, 7pm  |  The Sit Down Comedy Club at The Paddo Tavern  |  Past event


Heat 8: Wed 26 Feb, 8pm  |  The Sit Down Comedy Club at The Paddo Tavern  |  Past event


Heat 9: Thu 27 Feb, 8pm  |  The Sit Down Comedy Club at The Paddo Tavern  |  Past event


Wildcard heat: Sun 1 Mar, 7pm  |  The Sit Down Comedy Club at The Paddo Tavern  |  Past event


Semi Final 1: Sun 8 Mar, 7pm  |  The Sit Down Comedy Club at The Paddo Tavern  |  Past event


Semi Final 2: Sun 15 Mar, 7pm  |  The Sit Down Comedy Club at The Paddo Tavern  |  Past event

Gold Coast

Heat 1: Tue 18 Feb, 7.30pm  |  The Avenue  |  Past event

QLD State Final

Sun 22 Mar, 7pm  |  The Sit Down Comedy Club at The Paddo Tavern POSTPONED

SOUTH AUSTRALIA

Adelaide

Heat 1: Thu 9 Jan, 7.30pm (doors 7pm)  |  Rhino Room, Adelaide  |  Past event


Heat 2: Thu 16 Jan, 7.30pm (doors 7pm)  |  Rhino Room, Adelaide  |  Past event


Heat 3: Tue 21 Jan, 7.30pm (doors 7pm)  |  Rhino Room, Adelaide  |  Past event


Heat 4: Thu 23 Jan, 7.30pm (doors 7pm)  |  Rhino Room, Adelaide  |  Past event


SA State Final

Friday 31 January, 7.30pm (doors 7pm)  |  Rhino Room, Adelaide  |  Past event

TASMANIA

Hobart

Heat: Sun 1 Mar, 6pm  |  Jokers Comedy Club  |  Past event


Launceston

Sat 14 Mar, 8pm  |  Royal Oak Hotel  |  Past event


TAS State Final

Wed 18 Mar, 8pm  |  Jokers Comedy Club  |  Past event

VICTORIA

Melbourne

Heat 1: Sat 11 Jan, 1pm  |  The Evelyn Hotel  |  Past event


Heat 2: Sun 12 Jan, 1pm  |  Howler  |  Past event


Heat 3: Sun 19 Jan, 1pm  |  The Evelyn Hotel  |  Past event


Heat 4: Sat 1 Feb, 1pm  |  Hotel Esplanade  |  Past event


Heat 5: Sun 2 Feb, 1pm  |  Howler  |  Past event


Heat 6: Sat 8 Feb, 1pm  |  Howler  |  Past event


Heat 7: Sun 9 Feb, 1pm  |  The Evelyn Hotel  |  Past event


Heat 8: Sat 15 Feb, 1pm  |  Howler  |  Past event


Heat 9: Sun 16 Feb, 1pm  |  The Evelyn Hotel  |  Past event


Heat 10: Sun 23 Feb, 1pm  |  Hotel Esplanade  |  Past event


Preliminary Final 1: Sun 1 Mar, 7.30pm  |  Howler  |  Past event


Preliminary Final 2: Thu 5 Mar, 7.30pm  |  The Evelyn Hotel  |  Past event


Preliminary Final 3: Thu 12 Mar, 7.30pm  |  The Evelyn Hotel  |  Past event


Preliminary Final 4: Sun 15 Mar, 7.30pm  |  Howler  |  Past event


Ballarat

Fri 28 Feb, 8pm (doors 7pm)  |  The Lounge @ The George Hotel  |  Past event


VIC State Final

Mon 23 Mar, 7.30pm  |  Howler  |  POSTPONED

WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Perth

Heat 1: Wed 8 Jan, 8pm  |  Comedy Lounge Perth City  |  Past event


Heat 2: Wed 15 Jan, 8pm  |  Comedy Lounge Perth City  |  Past event


Heat 3: Wed 22 Jan, 8pm  |  Comedy Lounge Perth City  |  Past event


Heat 4: Wed 29 Jan, 8pm  |  Comedy Lounge Perth City  |  Past event


Heat 5: Wed 5 Feb, 8pm  |  Comedy Lounge Perth City  |  Past event


Heat 6: Wed 12 Feb, 8pm  |  Comedy Lounge Perth City  |  Past event


Semi Final 1: Wed 19 Feb, 8pm  |  Comedy Lounge Perth City  |  Past event


Semi Final 2: Wed 26 Feb, 8pm  |  Comedy Lounge Perth City  |  Past event


WA State Final

Wed 11 Mar, 8pm  |  Comedy Lounge Perth City  |  Past event

2020 RAW COMEDY NATIONAL GRAND FINAL

Sun 5 Apr, 5pm |  Melbourne Town Hall  |  POSTPONED