The Block (Australian TV Series)- Casting and Application Details

The Block (Australian TV Series)- Casting and Application Details

Reality shows are there on almost every TV network nowadays. However, with time diversity in theme of such shows has increased, making things better for the viewers. If you are tired of watching those typical reality shows based on celebrity gossips and bickering or creative talent search programs, try watching The Block. This Australian reality television series is based on the concept of 4 or 5 participating couples competing to revamp apartments and sell them at the highest rate at auctions. 

The Block Australia

The Basics of the Block

The Block Australia is shown on the Nine Network. The show was created by David Barbour and Julian Cress. The first presenter was Jamie Durie and later Scott Cam and Shelley Craft donned that hats. So far, 16 seasons of the show have been aired, covering 758 episodes. The series has been shot mostly in locations around Melbourne and Sydney. Watercress Productions produced the series from season 4 to 11 and then production rights were acquired by Cavalier Productions.

The series made its debut back in 2003. After a 6 year hiatus, it was revived by the Nine Network. The series has received generally positive response from the viewers. 

What Is Known About the Block Australia 2021 Season?

The production for The Block 2020 was on when the team announced the 2021 season. It is likely that a new team will be there to renovate 5 properties. The location is Bronte Court in Hampton, in the suburbs. The producers are upbeat about bagging the right kind of property for the upcoming season of the Block Australia. Julian Cress is excited about the 2021 (17th) season. They have announced it in the official Instagram page too.

The development has made fans of the series excited and they are happy that the producers managed to finalize things despite the ongoing pandemic. As per the data obtained from the casting agency for the Block Australia, Lucky Break Creative, the applicants for the 17th season seem interesting enough. 

How to Apply for the Audition of the Block Australia 2021 Season?

While the production work for the 17th season of the Block Australia is in progress, you may want to get enlightened about the application process. It can be handy to know how to apply for the subsequent seasons. 

To apply, you have to click on the link and then fill up the online form with required information.

The applicants have to meet the following criteria:

  • The applicant couples have to be available for the shooting duration.
  • They cannot work when the shooting is in progress.
  • The applicants have to be Australian citizens.
  • They have to fill up the form with correct information and upload a video too.
  • The age group for the applicants is 18-65 years.

It is good if the applicants have home renovation experience but it is not compulsory. They will get a nominal weekly fee when the shooting is in progress. Naturally, not all applicants will be shortlisted or receive confirmation calls from the team. 

The Block Australia Auditions Date For Season 17 (2021):

Currently the auditions for the Block Australia is active and no ending date is announced. We will update if it gets announced.

  • Auditions Start Date: Not Available
  • Auditions Ending Date Or Month: Not Available
  • Official Audition Website:
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