Hobart City Band Inc. is a not-for-profit organisation in Tasmania, Australia, offering members of the community the opportunity to play in ensembles catering for a range of musical tastes and abilities.

Over 90 members

Hobart City Band Inc. has over 90 members, including people relatively new to music through to highly-experienced, professionally-qualified musicians. Ages range from 12 years to over 60, with the majority being under 30.

Membership is open to anyone with basic playing proficiency in relevant instruments. See Join Us.

From practice to performance

From practice to performance

The ensembles practice regularly in preparation for:

  • concerts, held in venues such as the Town Hall, City Hall, St. David's Cathedral, Conservatorium of Music Recital Hall and Sir Stanley Burbury Theatre;
  • entry into Tasmanian State and Australian National Band Championships and local eisteddfods; and
  • performance at charity and community events.

The Hobart City Band Gala Performance is an annual, winter event featuring each of the ensembles.

Some of the ensembles also play at private functions.

Next Concert: 

Pre National Band Contest Extravaganza​

When: Saturday 1st April, 7:00pm

Where: St David's Cathedral, 23 Murray St, Hobart

Ensembles: Wind Symphony, Brass Band, Youth Winds, Flute Quartet and Glenorchy City Concert Brass

Tickets at the door (Adults $10, Children $5, Families $20​)