The broadcaster SBS and production partner Blink TV  have made a decision that Alexa Curtis will be singing at 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest for the name her country Australia.

Although Australia┬áhas been broadcasting the JESC since 2003,┬áfor the first time they participated and performed in this stage ┬álast year.┬áBella Paige had sung the song “My Girls”, and finished in 8th place in Sofia. This year 12 years old Aleca Custis will represent her country in┬áValletta. AlexaÔÇÖs song entry and AustraliaÔÇÖs voting jury will be announced in the coming weeks.┬áNo doubt Australia has already proved that they┬áattach importance to Eurovision Song Contests, and want to be winner of that┬áplartforms.

Alexa said: “I was so excited when I found out that I would be representing Australia at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Malta. I think I am still a little bit in shock to be honest. I would like to thank SBS for this once in a lifetime opportunity. I know itÔÇÖs going to be a crazy experience but I just canÔÇÖt wait to get over there and do what I love doing most: singing for people. I canÔÇÖt wait to perform my song. I really love it and hope Australia and the rest of the world will too”.