In early 2014 The John & Dale Dengate Parody Competition, was launched and is held annually at the Illawarra Folk Festival.
LIST OF WINNERS
2016 – Steve Wilson with ‘Hello Malcom Turnbull’
2015 – Mike Martin with ‘The Peoples Dream‘
Parody of ‘The Shearers Dream’
2014 – Cathy Rytmeister with ‘Precious Gift‘ (The Tony Abbott Song) –
To the tune of Eric Bogle’s ‘And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda’.
For more info, check out the below article by Sandra Nixon of the Bush Music Club.
John & Dale Dengate Parody Competition, 2014 to date (Feb 2017)