August 3, 2019

State Band Championships 2019

Third out of six competitors! Not a bad effort considering that this was our first time for many years as a “real” C Grade band. We came second in the test piece – one point behind Mitcham – and only three points separated the first…
June 30, 2019

Mitcham Festival 2019

What next for the Mitcham Band festival, we all ask ourselves. Every year it just seems to get bigger and better. While the Gala Concert on Friday evening is an occasion to marvel at the skills of top SA bands, Saturday is a true manifestation…
May 23, 2019

Hahndorf Festival 2019

We wuz robbed! Only joking. By all accounts West Torrens Concert Band played brilliantly and thoroughly deserved the win, but we did perform under what can only be described as difficult circumstances. Hahndorf organisers provided plenty of intermission entertainment for both players and audience as…
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February 10, 2019

Australia Day 2019

As ever, we are proud to be invited to be part of the Australia Day ceremony and awards.  This year was again a lovely ceremony, starting early on Saturday morning to avoid the heat! We kicked off our set with classics such as On the…
November 23, 2018

Campbelltown City Council 150th Anniversary

After an unfortunately rained-out event earlier in the year, the Campbelltown City Council's 150th anniversary celebrations were rescheduled for the 17th November in much finer weather. We've always held a close relationship with the Council who have provided great support and encouragement over the years.…
November 16, 2018

Remembrance Day 2018

This year, Remembrance Day fell on a Sunday morning which unfortunately meant some players couldn't attend due to other engagements. Regardless, what players could attend were very much appreciated by the audience. We have traditionally assisted the Payneham RSL at ANZAC and Remembrance Day events…