Victoria Bitter has confirmed the return of its VB Hard Yards in 2018, which will tour along Australia's east coast this October. 

Bands from Queensland, ACT, New South Wales and Victoria have the chance to play alongside some huge headliners on the road and fans will get to choose which bands get the golden opportunity ahead of the full line-up announce in August. 

Hard Yards winners will also receive $5,000 in cash, as well as pre-paid rehearsal room hire. 

Bands can enter now before applications close on 15 July; click here for more details.

We'll let Cosmic Psychos' Ross Knight give you the full rundown: