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Southern Area Concert Band Inc.

Est. 1971

is one of Victoria's premier community based ensembles. 

Sponsored by the City of Kingston and based in Moorabbin, the Southern Area Concert Band family has been contributing to Melbourne's rich cultural life by providing award-winning quality music to the public since 1971.

Being a community ensemble, the Southern Area Concert Band and the Southern Area Wind Band are always seeking new musicians in all areas of the band (woodwind, brass and percussion).


Our Bands

The Southern Area Concert Band Family currently consists of three main ensembles, each having its own characteristics


Wind Band

The Wind Band provides a supportive and fun environment for beginner and returning musicians to learn and develop their ensemble and instrumental skills.

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Concert Band

Our 45-piece competing concert band, comprising woodwind, brass and percussion.

Performs for a wide variety of community and private events.


Stage Band

Southern Stars - Our Stage Band is a big band specialising in a variety of Jazz, Swing and Latin music. SSSB plays throughout the year at community and private events.

We're grateful for the support from the City of Kingston as our principal sponsor.

Annual Concert: Let's Go To The Movies

23 June 2024 at 4:30:00 am

Combined Concert with Chelsea Concert Band

11 August 2024 at 4:00:00 am

Percy Grainger Festival

14 September 2024 at 7:00:00 am

Wind Band Spring Concert

27 October 2024 at 3:00:00 am

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