Application questions for Season 2

Interested to know what the application questions are for season 2 of Australian Survivor? Below is the full list, and there are some curly ones there. We discussed all the questions in our Episode 23 podcast, so have a listen! Good luck to those applying!




Could you survive if you were marooned on an island?

Do you have what it takes to compete in the ultimate test of endurance, strength and strategy?

How much do you want to be the sole Survivor and walk away with a huge cash prize?

Survivor, the most challenging reality show of all time is returning in 2017 and wants you!



-    Men and Women of all backgrounds and locations around Australia 

-    You need to be physically and mentally strong enough to survive in some of the toughest conditions ever experienced 

-    You must be-able to engage with others, be confident and be comfortable living in close quarters with strangers.



-    You must be 18 years of age or over by January 1, 2017 

-    You must be an Australian Citizen or permanent resident 

-    You must be able to swim 

-    You must be available for a period of 10 weeks for the shoot. Dates TBC 



-    You must fill out the entire application form (please note, this may take you up to a couple of hours) 

-    You must upload 2 pictures of yourself 1: a recent, clear photograph of yourself (no hats or sunglasses please), 2: a picture that best reflects you as a person 

-    You must submit an online Video along with your application form and photos. This is to be a maximum of 3 minutes and should sum up why we should pick you for Survivor and why you believe you have what it takes to be the sole Survivor for 2017. 

Should you successfully complete the above and be suitable for the next stage, Endemol Shine Australia’s Casting Team will contact you to discuss the next steps.




First Name 

Last Name 


Work Phone 


Address 1 

Address 2 





Date of Birth      




Clothes Size 

Shoe Size 

Relationship Status 

Do you have any children? If so, please list names and ages: 








Place of birth 


Are you an Australian Citizen? 



If you are in a relationship, how long have you been together? 

What is your partner's name and what do they do for a living 

Where did you both meet 

What is the best and worst thing about them 

What do they think about you applying for Survivor? 

Have you ever had any relationships about which you were ashamed? 



What are your parents names and professions 

Tell us about your parents when growing up and what they taught you 

Do you have any siblings, if so, please list their names and ages 

Are you close to your family? 

Describe your childhood 

What was the one moment that stood out to you growing up 



Do you have mood swings? 

What makes you happy? 

What makes you angry? 

When did you last lose your temper? 

What's the most dangerous thing you have ever done? 

What do you do for fun? 

What is your best and worst physical feature? 

When did you last get embarrassed? 



What are your good qualities? 

What are your bad qualities? 

How would your friends describe you? 

What's your attitude to monogamy and fidelity? 

Have you ever been unfaithful? 

What habits about others make you mad? 

Do you have enemies? Who and why? 

Do you have any phobias? 

What is your attitude to alternative medicine? 

Do you believe in God or another religion? Which one? 

What is your attitude to people who have an entirely different religion? 

Do you try to convince them to convert to yours? 

Describe an event that changed your life? 

What, if anything, is your biggest regret? 

If you were given three wishes what would they be? 

Do you take part in any charitable activities? 

What laws in your country do you think should be changed? 

What's your biggest fear? 

What activity gives you the most pleasure? 

When did you last feel lonely? 

What do you do when someone shouts at you? 

Would you like a career in the media spotlight? 

Do you like your job? 

What would be your dream job? 

What talents do you feel aren't being exploited in your current job? 

What would you like the sign on your gravestone to read? 

What do you think it will read? 

What would you do if you had a super power to do anything? 

What do you think the difference is between the older generation and the younger generation? 

When was the last argument you had and what was it about? 

Do you have a wide circle of friends? 

What do other people find funny that you do not? 



Are you in good physical condition? 

Do you exercise? How often? What do you do? 

What sports do you take part in? 

In sport, what do you do when you lose? 

What other things beside sport make you feel good? 

Do you smoke? 

If yes, how much? 

Do you want to give up? How many times have you tried? What stopped you? 

How much alcohol do you drink if at all? 

Have you tried drugs? What did you think? What do you think about them now? 

Do you suffer from a mental illness? 

Have you ever had an operation? 

Have you any medical condition? 

Are you taking any medication? If so, please list all medications? 

Are you prepared to take a medical examination if required? 

Have you ever visited a therapist or seeing one currently? If so, when and what for? 

Are you prepared to take a psychological test? 

Do you have any skeletons in your closet, e.g. jilted lovers, sex tapes, unauthorised photos? If so, please tell us what they are… 

Do you have any allergies, if so, what are they?



What famous person would you like to meet and why? 

Who are your heroes? 

How much have you travelled? 

What is your favourite place and why? 

What do you like and dislike about travelling? 

Do you have a pet? If so, what kind and what’s its name? 

Do you like animals? 

What animals do you dislike? 



Have you got a criminal record, if so, please tell us when and what for 

Do you have a current drivers licence, if no, why not? 

Do you have any skeletons in your closet, eg. Jilted lovers, sex tapes etc? 

If so please tell us what they are. 

Do you have a current passport? 

Have you ever applied for a TV show? If Yes what stage did you get to in the process? 

Have you ever appeared on a TV show? If yes which ones? 

Please list your social media accounts. Eg. Facebook/Twitter/Instagram etc 



If you do get onto Survivor and win, what would you do with the prize money? 

If you made it onto the island how would you be perceived by the other tribe members? 

What will you add to the island? 

What thing/person would you miss the most? 

What rewards would you most like on the island? 

What one item would you take with you? (Not survival equipment!) 

What sort of people wouldn't you like on the island? 

On a scale from 1 – 10, 10 been the best, how good a swimmer are you? 

If you are successful and progress through to the audition stage. Which would be your preferred state to audition in. 



What would make you the best "Survivor"? 

Why are you applying for the show? 

Why should we pick you? 

Have you ever watched any of the Survivor series from around the world? If so, which ones? 

How did you hear about applications? 

Is there anyone else you know who is applying? 

Would you say your biggest strength would be physical, social or mental in the game of survivor? 

Did you apply for the first series of Australian Survivor? 

If yes, what stage did you get to? 

Apart from the challenge, what is your main motivation for applying to be on Australian Survivor? 

What has been the toughest challenge you have faced in your life? 

Would you say your strategy in Survivor would be that of a Hero or a Villain and why. 

Where do your moral boundaries lie in the game of Survivor?