• Isaiah Firebrace takes to the Eurovision 2017 red carpet (Supplied)Source: Supplied
Isaiah Firebrace took to the red carpet ahead of the official Eurovision 2017 opening ceremony.
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SBS Guide

8 May 2017 - 10:39 AM  UPDATED 11 May 2017 - 9:42 AM

Ahead of the Eurovision Opening ceremony, Isaiah Firebrace took to the red carpet where he was met by the press and waiting photographers.

The red carpet event was held at Mariyinsky Palace - a record-breaking 265 metres long!

With each countries entrant arriving in alphabetical order, Isiah representing Australia was one of the first to arrive. Talking to reporters on the red carpet, Isaiah was asked what it was like performing at the event at such a young age. Isiah remarked that "I'm very happy to be a young person in this competition and I want to use the position to inspire other big dreamers out there to always follow their dreams."

Playfully, Isaiah was accused of being too serious for the red carpet. 

"I'm smiling as much as I can," Isaiah said before moving on toed on to the press wall for a lot more photos and smiling.

You can watch Isaiah walk the red carpet here:

The Eurovision Song Contest will be broadcast over SBS’s Eurovision weekend - Friday 12 May, Saturday 13 May, and Grand Final Sunday 14 May at 7.30pm on SBS with LIVE early morning broadcasts begin Wednesday 10 May at 5am on SBS.

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