Australian Children's Orchestra

Australia's Premier Children's Orchestra

​​The Australian Children’s Orchestra seeks to develop technical and ensemble skills for younger students of:


Our activities include:  

  • Developing Leadership Skills; 
    ​(Concert Master, Principals, Conductor, Concert Management & Promotion, Composition, and Arranging, etc).
  • Providing interesting and varied orchestra repertoire to study.  
  • Playing in a Virtuoso Competition.
  • Singing as a Chorus
    ​​(Enhancing Aural Development).

  • Practicing Rhythm Drills as a group.
  • Providing opportunities to perform in Quartets, Violin Ensemble, Viola Ensemble, ‘Cello / Bass Ensemble.
  • Students are required to be having lessons to be eligible for entry - Private Tuition is also available. 
  • Scholarships to the Australian Children's Orchestra (Concert Level) are also available.  


  • Single - $200 per term
  • Family - $300 per term

Timetable:  Saturdays - Cheltenham Campus

  • 1.30 - 2.30 pm ~ Elementary Orchestra 
  • 2.30 - 4.00 pm ~ Intermediate Orchestra
  • 2.30 - 4.00 pm ~ Advanced Orchestra