On Thursday night, Dami Im was officially named Australia's next representative at the Eurovision song contest. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @damiim I just want to say, Sweden better watch out for us Aussies! Dami is best known for winning The X Factor Australia in 2013. Graham Denholm / Getty Images Pictured is Dami on the ARIA Awards red carpet last year. People were quick to share their opinions on social media, with many excited about the news. Twitter: @ESCBrad Twitter: @DamiimMUSIC Twitter: @Damiim_Army Twitter: @electriccaves Twitter: @officialbarnsey But not everyone is convinced. Twitter: @sleemol Twitter: @leeluvzya Twitter: @kiahandley Guy Sebastian became the first Australian to officially compete in the song contest last year, placing fifth. Nigel Treblin / Getty Images He made it to the grand final by singing "Tonight Again", which he wrote. Back in 2014, Jessica Mauboy performed as an interval act during the show, but at the time, Australia was not allowed to compete. Ragnar Singsaas / Getty Images Australia's participation is secured for this year, but it is yet to be decided whether Australia will become a permanent participant in the future. Eurovision will be held in Stockholm, Sweden and will take place on the 10th, 12th and 14th of May.