A surfer in the Australia interval act from the Eurovision song contest
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Eurovision Song Contest: Australia wins 2015 'wildcard'

Australia is to compete in the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest, organisers have confirmed.

The unexpected inclusion of Australia as a one-off, 'wildcard' entry comes as the competition marks its 60th anniversary.

The country's as-yet announced act will join hopefuls from across Europe in the Austrian capital Vienna in May.

Ben Bland reports.

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