New Gen Fashion Competition for Young Designers

The Gold Coast Fashion Project 2020

Are you an inspiring fashion designer waiting for your big break?


New Gen Competition aims to provide a platform for your future and emerging fashion designers to showcase their talents to potential buyers.

New Gen’s objective is to find and support the future of the Australian fashion industry in all fields and to highlight the importance of the Creative Arts educational system and the role of schools and tertiary education for training and developing young talent within the Australian Fashion Industry.


The competition categories are fashion, jewellery and accessories. With the New Gen Fashion Design Award, the intention is to attract the media and industry members. The winning designs will be exhibited at the Gold Coast Fashion Project Fashion Show March 2020.


New Gen prizes include

  • Participation in a fully produced runway show at the Gold Coast Fashion Project

  • Designs modelled by professional models

  • Hair and makeup services

  • Media package including stills and footage


  • Business planning & mentorship with an accounting firm valued at $1000

  • Professional photo shoot valued at $1500

  • Collaboration with top branding consultant

  • Exposure across multiple social media platforms


How to Participate

The designers register simply by completing the application form & a one-page document outlining their labels future vision and style with minimum 5 images of your current designs.    


Entry Fee: $15      


Closing date: 31st December, 2019



Winner will be announced on the 8th February, 2020


New Gen Fashion Show

Thursday 5th March 2020

1pm & 6pm


Albert Waterways

61-89 Sunshine Boulevard

Mermaid Waters, QLD




Phone:   0431 500 110

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