Gladstone could have a new celebrity on the block this year.

Gladstone apply for the block

Gladstone could have a new celebrity on the block this year.

Calling all Blockheads! Yes it’s that time again! Applications now open for The Block. 

Gladstone peeps, we think it’s time one of our own got on The Block 2017. Do you know someone who would be great at entertaining and renovating? Now is the time to tag them, tell them to apply or click yes for yourself. They are looking for enthusiastic, motivated, hardworking teams of two to participate in Australia’s biggest renovating challenge.

You could be the next contestant on the Block.. here’s how!

Guidelines and requirements

  • Couples must be aged between 18-65, energetic and with a sense of humour.
  • First round couples will be reduced to final participants in the first week of filming.
  • Successful couples must be available for a 10-12 week shoot period from April 2017. Exact dates to be confirmed closer to filming.
  • Location of The Block is to be confirmed.
  • You will NOT be able to work during the shoot period.
  • Previous home renovation experience is an asset, but not required from both partners.
  • Long term couples, family teams and enduring friendships need only apply.
  • Submissions accepted from Australia wide.
  • Successful participants will be paid a nominal weekly fee during filming of The Block to cover basic living costs and expenses.
  • You must complete all elements of the application, including providing photos and video, or your application will not be reviewed.
  • Applications can only be made online. Hardcopy submissions will not be accepted or processed.
  • McGregor Casting will carefully review applications for consideration of inclusion in The Block. Shortlisted applicants will be contacted by March 2017.
  • Due to the volume of applications, only successful applicants will be notified.
  • Follow McGregor Casting on Facebook for any updates or announcements.

Deadline: Midnight, Saturday 4th February, 2017 (AEDT)

We hope to see someone from our region on the block this year.