Take your #SBSEurovision viewing up a notch.
SBS staff writers

12 May 2020 - 5:04 PM  UPDATED 20 Apr 2021 - 3:25 PM

Ever wanted to hang out with Myf and Joel, sing on stage with Kate Miller-Heidke, or see yourself with a head full of Montaigne’s curly blue locksNow you can with these Eurovision-themed backgrounds made especially for your social-distancing iso-party. 

Whether it’s for Saturday’s #BigNightIn Australian extravaganza, the Europe: Shine A Light Sunday night special, or this week’s daily recaps of past Australian performances, book your mates in for a Eurovision viewing party and pick the backdrop for your vibe. Get all the backgrounds below and the full SBS lineup over here. 

Remember to dress to impress, and while we have you, submit a you a short video of yourself, telling us who gets your "Douze Points". Here's Courtney Act to tell you how: 


Post your video to Twitter or an Instagram public account, and use the hasgtags #SBSEurovision and #BigNight in.  

We’ll make sure you can celebrate this global event together wherever you are. 


Australians of Eurovision 

Montaigne - Eurovision 2020

Myf & Joel 

The Eurovision stage 

Dami Im - Eurovision 2016


Isaiah Firebrace – Eurovision 2017 

Jessica Mauboy – Eurovision 2018 

Guy Sebastian – Eurovision 2015 


Kate Miller-Heidke - Eurovision 2019


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is a virtual background?  

It’s a video call feature that places an image behind you. Zoom is the most well-known video conference platform to offer thiswith similar offerings on Microsoft Teams and Cisco Webex. On Zoom you can also set a video as a virtual background.

How do I setup a virtual background? 

Follow the official instructions for your preferred platform:  
Microsoft Teams 
Cisco Webex for iOS

It’s not working! 

Unfortunately some devices don’t support virtual backgrounds. Search the video platform’s support pages (linked above) to see if they can help. Or if it’s an emergency, you could try printing out a large copy of the image and sticking ion a wall behind you. Enjoy the show! 


Tune into SBS on Saturday 16 May at 7.30pm for Eurovision 2020: Big Night In! hosted by Eurovisionaries, Joel Creasey and Myf Warhurst. SBS invited Australia to vote for their favourite three 2020 Eurovision acts from all competing nations; watch as we countdown the results of the poll over three big hours, and catch performances from some very special guests. 

Dress to impress, and join the conversation using #SBSEurovision and #BigNightIn, for the chance to see your tweets and socially-distanced party pics featured on screen.

Airing on SBS on Sunday 17 May at 8.30pm will be a special two-hour program Eurovision: Europe Shine a Light from the Netherlands.


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