Enter our three anniversary competitions!
Win prizes worth a total of 20,000 francs

The three-tone horn on postbuses is 100 years old. We want to celebrate this in 2024 – together with you! Enter one of the three exciting competitions: Competition 1 “Do the Du-Da-Do” in four categories for adults, Competition 2 The “Posthorn-Challenge” events at various locations in Switzerland, Competition 3 “Children’s Colouring Competition”.

Would you like to participate? Then send us your creation by 18 August 2024!

Competition 1: “Do the Du-Da-Do”
Four categories for expressing your creativity around the three-tone horn

How to participate in competition 1 “Do the Du-Da-Do”

  • Create entry

    Produce your creative performance in one of the four categories and record it as a video, image or audio file. The condition is that the sound sequence of the post horn must be audibly recognizable or that the post horn is visible.

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    Participation by mail

    Send us your entry by e-mail. The maximum file size is 50 MB. All common formats are permitted. For file sizes larger than 50 MB, either use a file hosting service (e.g. WeTransfer) or upload your contribution to a social media platform (e.g. YouTube) and send us the corresponding link. 

    Please complete the data fields provided in the e-mail, e.g. name and address.

  • Participation via Facebook or Instagram

    Send us your entry via private message to the PostBus account. Please include your last name, first name, address, date of birth and the category you are entering.

  • Closing date for entries: 18 August 2024

    Send us your entry by 18 August 2024. We wish you the best of luck! Winners will be informed directly and invited to the award ceremony at the Museum of Communication in Bern in September.

Important information

Win one of the prizes below

The jury will award the following prizes per category to the participants:

Main prizes per category

First prize: One hotel voucher from Switzerland Travel Centre valid throughout Switzerland worth CHF 1,500

Second prize: One holiday voucher from REKA Ferien valid throughout Switzerland worth CHF 1,000

Third prize: One festival voucher valid for a music festival of your choice anywhere in Switzerland worth CHF 500

Other prizes:

4th – 10th prize: 7 x 1 public transport voucher worth CHF 250

11th – 15th prize: 5 x 1 collector’s model of a Postbus (scale 1:50) worth CHF 89

16th – 20th prize: 5 x 1 vintage PostBus shoulder bag worth CHF 80

21st – 40th prize: 20 x 1 PostBus thermos flask worth CHF 44

41st – 50th prize: 10 x 1 vintage PostBus shopping bag worth CHF 35

You decide the winner

Sébastien Dufaut

Sébastien Dufaut

Head of Strategy and Innovation, PostBus Executive Board

Luzius Weber

Luzius Weber

Head of Communication, PostBus Executive Board

Simon Glauser

Simon Glauser

PostBus Communication, singer in the band “FraktionsZwang”, podcaster

Rachel Grüninger

Rachel Grüninger

PostBus driver from Ticino and influencer

Nora Haldemann

Nora Haldemann

Curator of the Postal and Transport History and Philately Collection, Museum of Communication in Bern

Award ceremony

The winners of the three main prizes in each category (12 winners in total) will be contacted directly to inform them and invite them to receive their prize. The award ceremony will be held at the end of September at the Museum of Communication in Bern. The winning entries will be included in the museum collection insofar as this is possible from a conservatory perspective.

Conditions of participation

The conditions of participation (PDF, 52.5 KB)[Media | Not Accessible] apply to participation in the “Do the Du-Da-Do” competition.

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