South Burnett Community Orchestra performing on Anzac Day


Rehearsals are held on Wednesday nights during school terms at the Uniting Church Hall in Kingaroy. On the corner of Youngman & Alford Streets.

String Ensemble
4.00pm – 5.30pm
(Hall is open with supervision from 3.30pm)
Full Orchestra
6.00pm to 8.00pm
(arrive 5.45pm for set up)


2024 Rehearsal Dates

  • May 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th
  • June 5th,12th, 19th
  • July 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st
  • August 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th
  • September 4th, 11th
  • October 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th
  • November 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th
  • December 4th, 11th
SBCO in concert, the conductor in front with arms raised

SBCO in 2024!

The first SBCO rehearsal for 2024 will be on 31st January, at the Kingaroy Uniting Church Hall, on Alford St (opposite Woolies).  Meet from 5.30pm for 6pm start.   New members are very welcome!  Contact for more details

COVID Safety Plan

SBCO must always place the safety of our members and audience as our highest priority.
We ask that members follow any government recommendations regarding lockdowns or quarantine.

  • Please do not attend rehearsals if you have COVID symptoms or have been in a COVID hotspot within 14 days.
  • When arriving, please check in using the Qld Government app if possible, or using the paper form provided.
  • Please wash your hands or sanitise regularly. Wind players should bring a towel to catch condensation or use a paper towel provided.
  • After rehearsal, please help with our Covid clean. Music stands and chairs are to be wiped down before storage, and floors, toilets, and high-touch surfaces are to be cleaned, and bins emptied.
  • Please contact us if you become ill soon after attending a rehearsal, workshop or concert.


Most workshops will be held in Kingaroy at the Uniting Church Hall.
Start Times for workshops will generally be 10am to 4pm on Saturday.  Anyone is welcome to attend.

Upcoming Concerts

Orchestra members can volunteer as “Mentors” for the POP orchestra or play with an alternate instrument.

A Special Thanks to Our Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

Nadine Hinchliff Therapy Services
Leanne and Barry Krosch

Gold Sponsor

Barambah Machinery

Other Sponsors

South Burnett Regional Council
Bunnings Warehouse
Kingaroy Office Central
Crow 90.7FM
Deb Frecklington MP
Hancock Prospecting
Kingaroy Joinery
Musicians Oasis
Foundation for Rural Regional Renewal
Red Earth Community Foundation - South Burnett
Bill Hull Car Centre
Returned Services League

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