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Canberra Girls Grammar School, Creative Arts Assistant
Applications close 25 June

The successful applicant will work across the Creative Arts Faculty including textiles and design, art, photography and food.

Canberra International Music Festival, General Manager
Applications close 6 July
Canberra International Music Festival are looking for a new General Manager to join their team to manage the day to day operations of their office and the management and administrative functions associated with presenting the festival each year.

Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra, Principal Horn
Applications close 23 July

The Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra is celebrating its 70th anniversary in 2018. TSO is an award-winning, 47-piece ensemble.

Geelong Performing Arts Centre, Technical Manager
Applications close 1 July

Geelong Performing Arts Centre is seeking a skilled and experienced Technical Coordinator to join them in delivering excellence in the performing arts!

Musica Viva, Manager Emerging Artists Programs
Applications close 1 July
The Manager of Emerging Artists Programs manages the implementation of Musica Viva’s artist-development activities, including producing the renowned Melbourne International Chamber Music Competition and its associated programs.

Midsumma Festival, Production Manager
Applications close 2 July

An exciting opportunity exists for a Production Manager to join our team to deliver Midsumma Festival 2019.

Liveworks, Ticketing and Front of House Coordinator
Applications close 2 July

The Ticketing and FOH Coordinator autonomously manages in-house ticketing procedures, working closely with the General Manager and Marketing team to deliver efficient ticketing, customer service and volunteer coordination.

Creative Victoria, Marketing Officer
Applications close 2 July

To be successful in this role you will have a strong understanding of marketing principles and contemporary marketing practice along with competency and confidence with digital channels including social media, email marketing platforms and online booking tools.

SBS, Social Media Editor
Applications close 11 July

SBS are looking for a dedicated news junkie who lives and breathes social media to manage and guide our extensive publishing schedule across multiple platforms.

ANKA, Resource and Development Officer
Applications close 29 June

Arnhem Northern and Kimberley Artists (ANKA) is a leading not-for-profit Aboriginal Corporation.

Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Piccolo Principal
Applications close 6 September
This position is only open to Australian citizens and permanent residents, and New Zealand citizens.

Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Tutti Double Bass
Applications close 10 September

The tutti bass players of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra work under a rotational system which includes periodic duties in the Associate Principal role.

Century Venues

Century Venues are seeking applications for the position of Venue Manager to work across iconic The Enmore, Metro & Factory Theatres as well as The Sydney Comedy Store.


Western Sydney University, Music Auditions
Auditions held 19 – 20 July, Sydney
Western Sydney University teaches all kinds of music, with an emphasis on the music of today. Auditions happen all year round, with the next set running in July.

The Queensland Symphony Orchestra, Principal First Violin
Applications close 13 August

Auditions for both positions will be held on 27 August. Applicants are required to be available for the whole day and an accompanist will be provided

Orchestra Victoria, Principal Piccolo
Auditions held 20 – 21 August

Orchestra Victoria seeks musicians of outstanding ability for the position of Principal Piccolo.

The SCO Youth Symphony Concert Orchestra (SYSCO), Various

Performers are encouraged to audition for a spot in the The SCO Youth Symphony. Auditions are open all year round.

QSO, Casual Musicians
The Queensland Symphony Orchestra (QS) supplements full-time players from a pool of casual musicians. Musicians seeking casual work with Queensland Symphony Orchestra are invited to apply by forwarding a covering letter and a copy of a current resume.


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