Australian School Band & Orchestra Festival Dates 2021 -2023

The Australian School Band & Orchestra Festival usually commences with the Secondary School events on the first Saturday and Sunday of Term 3 (end Wk 1) of the NSW School term. The Festival then runs nearly every Sunday throughout July, August, and September, depending on entry demands.

2021

Week 1: Secondary Schools Events
Saturday 17th July – Grainger Premier Secondary School Event
Sunday 18th July – all other Secondary School events 

Week 2: Primary School Events
Sunday 25th July – Lithgow Premier Primary School Event

All other Primary School Events
Every subsequent Sunday in July, August, and Sept, subject to entry demands

2022

Week 1: Secondary Schools Events
Saturday 23rd July – Grainger Premier Secondary School Event
Sunday 24th July – all other Secondary School events 

Week 2: Primary School Events
Sunday 31st July – Lithgow Premier Primary School Event

All other Primary School Events
Every subsequent Sunday in July, August, and Sept, subject to entry demands

2023

Week 1: Secondary Schools Events
Saturday 22nd July – Grainger Premier Secondary School Event
Sunday 23rd July – all other Secondary School events 

Week 2: Primary School Events
Sunday 30th July – Lithgow Premier Primary School Event

All other Primary School Events
Every subsequent Sunday in July, August, and Sept, subject to entry demands