Bandlink Newcastle

Region: Regional North | Newcastle
Year 5 and 6
Local arts program Public schools Music

Bandlink Newcastle is a 2 day workshop for Year 5 and Year 6 students at NSW public schools providing an opportunity to play in a large ensemble under the guidance of professional conductors and musicians. Students learn specialised instrumental and ensemble skills which culminate in a concert at the end of the workshop.

In 2021, 4 ensembles will be created in 3 levels:

  • Advanced band
  • Intermediate band
  • Beginner band.

2021 dates

Tuesday 5 October and Wednesday 6 October (Term 4 Week 1).

9:00 am to 3:00 pm each day.

Key information

Cost – $80 (incl GST) per student

Teachers to complete the BandLink Newcastle 2021 - Expression of Interest

Participating schools will be notified of arrangements by the 10 September 2021.

Students should wear appropriate clothing to participate in a practical workshop.

COVID-19 notice

The operation of this program is contingent on advice provided by the NSW Department of Education in consultation with NSW Health. All activities will adhere to the DoE COVID-19 guidelines and restrictions.

Visit the COVID-19 and public schools in NSW web page for more information.


Ian Cook
Heather Williams
Arts Coordination Officer
Regional North
Di Hall
Arts Coordination Officer
Tamworth Education Office


Newcastle Entertainment Centre
Brown Road
Broadmeadow NSW 2292

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