Danielle Cleary Events (DCE) is excited to announce the launch of our 2021 DCE Model Host Search. 


We are looking for motivated, committed & confident young talent, wanting to gain work experience & connections in the events & modelling industry. You'll have a great smile, healthy look, loads of confidence & an interest in our creative events industry.


The role is a 12 month mentorship, offering the winner 'on the job' flexible learning experience & exposure to industry professionals, in a creative & encouraging environment.


Email attention to our Model Host Coordinator Tyla & include:

  • a short introduction about who you are;

  • why you would like to win this experience; 

  • 2 casting photos (not necessarily professional images) including a head & shoulders & full length image, plus any other photo of your choice (optional)

  • Height; &

  • Facebook & Instagram handles.

Please review the Competition Terms & Conditions before entering.  If you enter the 2021 DCE Model Host Search Competition, you agree to be bound by the terms & conditions of entry.


Beks Bloomz

  • Winners Prize: presented fresh floral bouquet, valued @ over $200

Brazilian Butterfly

  • Finalists Prize:  Aspect 'try me' skin care & beauty pack, valued @ $95 each

  • Winners Prize:  Aspect skin care & beauty hamper including hair removal treatments, valued @ $880

Canberra Fair 

  • Finalists Prize:  experience - opportunity to host our Winter Fair 2021

  • Winners Prize:  experience - Runway parade model for our Winter Fair 2021

Carryn Jack Model + Model Mentor

  • Winners Prize: experience - model mentorship

Dak & Co

  • Winners Prize:  guidance - online & social media branding development package, valued @ $1550

Frockaholics @ Momento Dezigns

  • Winners Prize:  voucher @ $250​​

Jaeke Collection

  • Winners Prize:  feature as a campaign model for their 2021/2022 Collection with commercial photo shoot 

Lauren Campbell Photographer

  • Winners Prize: portrait photography package, including styling valued @ over $1000

Lori Cicchini Photographer

  • Winners Prize: portrait photography package, including styling valued @ over $1000

Lucas Studio's

  • Finalists Prize:  20 class passes each, valued @ $400 each 

  • Winners Prize:  6 month unlimited studio membership, valued @ $1560

Lucy Laurita Designer

  • Winners Prize:  designer gown valued @ $700

Malibu Spray

  • Finalists Prize:  3 month tanning pass valued @ $480 each

  • Winners Prize:  12 month unlimited spray tans, unlimited Far Infrared Detox sessions + 20% of all products, valued @ over $4000 

Mila and Me Handmade

  • Finalists Prize: pearl jewellery valued @ $50 each

  • Winners Prize: pearl jewellery valued @ $100 

Napolean Perdis Cosmetics

  • Finalists Prize:  beauty hamper + Golden Ticket experience valued @ $tbc

  • Winners Prize:  beauty hamper + Golden Ticket experience valued @ $tbc

Olivia Leigh Art

  • Winners Prize: hyper real portrait valued @ $500

Simply Purity

  • Finalists Prize: Dermaplaning Treatment valued @ $110 each 

  • Winners Prize: Body Mind & Skin Treatment + Dermaplaning Treatment + gifted ESMI Hyaluronic Acid Serum valued @ $375

Sweetest Moments 

  • Finalists Prize: Sweet Trees valued @ $50 each 

  • Winners Prize: Sweet Tree valued @ $200 

The Statement Life

  • Finalists Prize:  Sorted luxe accessory & beauty gifts 

  • Winners Prize:  Sorted luxe accessory & beauty gifts + Janette's The Statement Life earrings

Wesson Boutique​

  • Winners Prize: Patrizia Pepe designer handbag valued @ $529 + experience - Runaway parade model for Styled by Wesson, Hyatt Hotel 30 May 2021

121 Hair

  • Finalists Prize : WELLA hair care travel packs valued @ $50 each
  • Winners Prize:  WELLA hair care, hairdryer & GHD Thermal product travel pack valued @ $200


  1. Brittany Wicks - B's Beauty & Lashes / Advocate for Women in League;

  2. Janette Wojtaszak - The Statement Life / The Fashion Vault; &

  3. Jemma Mrdak - A Stylish Moment & Dak & Co.


With special thanks to our competition event partners:  Adriana & Bianca Music (Finalist Party Entertainment), A Stylish Moment / Dak & Co, Jemma (prize + judge + MC), Brazilian Butterfly (prize), Brittany Wicks (judge), Canberra Fair (experience), Carryn Jack Model + Mentor (experience), Frockaholics @ Momento Dezigns (stylist + prize), Hello Ro Photography (prize, Top 10 Entrants portrait photography + Finalist Party event photography), Jaeke Collection (prize), Lauren Campbell Photographer (prize), Lucas Studio's (Meet n Greet venue host + prize), Lucy Laurita Designer (special guest + prize), Lori Cicchini Photographer (prize), Lorna Munro (special guest our DCE Ambassador + inaugural DCE Model Host Search 2017 Winner), Malibu Spray (prize), Mila and Me (prize), Mynx Beaute (stylist MUA), Napoleon Perdis Cosmetics (prize), Olivia Leigh Art (prize), Fenway Public House (Finalists Showcase Party venue host), Simply Purity (prize), Sweetest Moments (prize), The Statement Life, Janette (prize + judge), Wesson Boutique (prize + experience), & 121 Hair (stylist + prize).


With special thanks to our campaign imagery partners:  Danielle Cleary Events (campaign), Oath & Stone Designs (graphics) We Are Found (photography), Crewcible Media (video), Lorna Munro (DCE Ambassador + DCE Model Host Search inaugural winner 2017), DOVE (MUA), It's The Lab (brow beauty), Billie & Co (hair stylist), Frockaholics @ Momento Dezigns (fashion styling including Lucy Laurita Designer gown), on location Doma Group, Brassy Hotel.


1.1 Information on “Entry” & details of prizes form part of conditions of entry.

1.2 If you enter the 2021 DCE Model Host Search competition, you agree to be bound by the terms & conditions of entry.


2.1 Entrants must be a minimum of 17 years of age.

2.2 Entrants must not be contracted with a modelling talent agency at the time of their entry into the competition but may have done paid commercial modelling prior, nor sign with a modelling talent agency if chosen as the Winner during the 12 month mentorship competition period. 

2.3 Entrants must be located within the ACT or NSW region & be available to travel to Canberra if chosen as a Top 10 Entrant for professional photo shoot Canberra Sunday 28 March 2021, if voted as a Top 6 Finalist attend the Finalist Showcase Finalist Party event end of April 2021 & if chosen as the Winner, attend other Danielle Cleary Events functions/events throughout the calendar year.  All travel & associated costs are at the Entrants own expense.

2.4 All prizes, including experiences will be executed within the ACT or NSW region.


3.1 You may only enter once into the 2021 DCE Model Host Search competition.

3.2 Past Entrants (not Winners) may re enter, we welcome your updated entry.

3.3 You can only enter via emailing as outlined above.


4.1 The competition will open for entries on Friday 29 January 2021.

4.2 The competition will close for entries on Monday 8 March 2021 @ 10am.

4.3 A judging panel, representing Danielle Cleary Events, will meet following the closure of entries & select the Top 10 Entrants. 

The Top 10 selected Entrants will be invited to attend a Meet and Greet Brunch + Hello Ro Photography photographic shoot for the creation of individual portrait images on Sunday 28 March 2021 at Lucas Studio's, Mitchell ACT. Styling Entrants own fashion - Active wear / Luxe Sports theme is this years inspo. Beauty supplied by Mynx Beaute & 121 Hair.  

4.4 The Top 10 Entrants will be announced via our social media Monday 5 April 2021, with an album of professional portrait images for a Facebook & Instagram public “like-off” hosted on the Danielle Cleary Events Facebook & Instagram pages.

- Votes on both DCE social media platforms Facebook & Instagram will be tallied from the DCE social media accounts for a total combined vote count. 

- Individual votes can be cast on both DCE Facebook & or Instagram. 

- Votes are only valid when both 1) Danielle Cleary Events & 2) Canberra Fair Facebook & Instagram pages are Liked & Followed.

- Votes cannot be purchased but may be sponsored posts & shared with community groups to obtain 'Likes'.

4.5 The Facebook & Instagram public "like-off" will close Monday 12 April 2021 @ 10am.

4.6 The 5 Top 10 Entrants who receive the most valid likes on their provided portrait images posted to the Danielle Cleary Events Facebook & Instagram pages will become a Top 5 Finalist, with the addition of 1 'Wild Card' Finalist to be selected by DCE. The Top 6 Finalists will be presented to a VIP audience at our Finalist Showcase Party with styling provided by Frockaholics @ Momento Dezigns, Mynx Beaute & 121 Hair.  Our Winner will be selected by our judging panel & announced at our evening event Wednesday 28 April 6-8pm (Finalists arrival from 12pm at 121 Hair for styling).

4.7 The Winner will be announced via social media the following day.

4.8 If you are selected the DCE Model Search Host 2021 Winner & do not honour the prize & mentoring opportunities, then another Finalist will be offered these opportunities.


5.1 Danielle Cleary Events reserves the right to verify the validity of entries.

5.2 In addition to the right to disqualify set out in any other clauses, Danielle Cleary Events can disqualify an entrant if:

a) their entry includes materials that Danielle Cleary Events considers to be objectionable or defamatory;

b) they tamper with the entry process or enter more than once;

c) they submit an entry that does not comply with these conditions;

d) they work for (or have a family member that works for) related Companies or any Companies associated with the Competition;

e) they are signed already to an agency;

f) they have, in the opinion of Danielle Cleary Events, engaged in conduct in entering the competition which is fraudulent, misleading, deceptive or generally damaging to the goodwill or reputation of the participating companies;

g) the person is engaged in any unlawful or other improper misconduct;

h) the person is engaged in any misconduct calculated to jeopardise the fair & proper conduct of the Competition;

i) they 'buy' votes; or

j) for any other reasonable grounds.

5.3 Danielle Cleary Events reserves the right to recover damages or other compensation from anyone who is disqualified.


6.1 In the case of the intervention of any outside act, agent or event which prevents or significantly hinders our ability to proceed with the competition on the dates & in the manner described in these terms & conditions, including but not limited to vandalism, power failures, tempests, natural disasters, acts of God, civil unrest, strike, war, act of terrorism, Danielle Cleary Events may in its absolute discretion cancel the competition & recommence it from the start or any point that Danielle Cleary Events considers reasonable under the same conditions.

6.2 Danielle Cleary Events & its associated agencies & companies will not be liable for any misadventure, accident, injury, loss (including but not limited to consequential loss) or claim that may occur; whilst undertaking any travel won on or connected with their entry; in the participation in any prize; as a consequence of late, lost or misdirected mail; due to the broadcast of any program relating to the competition or the publication of any material, including any statements made by any compere, staff member, journalist, other entrants or any other person; in relation to failure of an SMS entry message to be received by the Promoter on account of technical problems or traffic congestion; or in relation to failure of an entry to be received on the website on account of technical problems or traffic congestion; arising from or related to any problem or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines or mobile communications network related to or resulting from participation in this promotion; arising from or related to any problem or technical malfunction of any computer equipment, software, internet connection, any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer software related to or resulting from participation in this promotion.

6.3 Danielle Cleary Events decision in relation to any aspect of the competition is final & binding on each person who enters. No correspondence will be entered into. No responsibility is accepted for late, lost or misdirected entries. Entries are considered as being submitted at the time they are received by the Promoter. Prizes are subject to availability, not transferable or exchangeable, with the exception of cash prizes, cannot be taken as cash. Prizes will be sent to the winner’s nominated address as stated in their original entry or given in person. The Promoter & their associated agencies & companies associated with this promotion will take no responsibility for prizes damaged or lost in transit.

6.4 The Winner must not 'sign' with a Talent & or Modelling Agency during their 2021 term with Danielle Cleary Events.

6.5 The Winner must present as "Danielle Cleary Events DCE Model Host Search 2021 Winner" in all professional photo shoot images posted to social media.


7.1 All entrants agree to grant Danielle Cleary Events a perpetual & non-exclusive licence to use all photographs given & taken of them during the competition & all other material created for the purposes of the competition in all media worldwide.

You agree that Danielle Cleary Events is able to do this without asking your permission & you are not entitled to receive any money for such use by Danielle Cleary Events.