2021 Grants Program


Information regarding this program has been delayed. Create NSW has been working very hard to update us with this information but given the year that 2020 has been, it’s understandable that this has not yet been finalised. We will update bands once everything is in place.


Congratulations to our 2020 Create NSW Community Band Development Grants recipients:


  • Blue Mountains Youth Band
  • Castle Hill RSL Youth Wind Orchestra & North West Wind Ensemble
  • Central Coast Concert Band
  • City of Wollongong Brass Band Inc
  • Forbes Town & District Band
  • Gosford City Brass Band
  • Gunnedah Shire Band
  • Holroyd Brass Band
  • Hunter Regional Band Association Inc
  • Lake Macquarie Winds Concert Band
  • Lane Cove Concert Band
  • Leeton Town Band
  • Lithgow City Band
  • Maitland City Brass Band
  • Newcastle PCYC Brass Band
  • North Shore Wind Symphony
  • Port Macquarie Hastings Municipal Band
  • Southern Highlands Concert Band
  • Sutherland PCYC Concert Band
  • Sydney City Brass
  • Sydney Wind Symphony
  • Toronto Brass
  • Tottenham Town Band
  • Wallarah Community Band
  • Waratah Brass – Newcastle
  • Wee Waa Community Band
  • Western Lake Macquarie Concert Band

These successful bands will share in over $28,000 in devolved funding for 2020 from Create NSW.

This Information Sheet about the Create NSW Community Band Development Grants also advises that there have been some slight amendments in 2020 for what community bands can apply.

If you require further information about the grants scheme or whether you qualify for a grant please do not hesitate to contact our grants coordinator, Jeff Markham on 0412 757 125 or via email jefftmarkham@yahoo.com