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Local Arts Programs

Celebrating excellence in creative and performing arts education in our public schools

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Hunter in Concert

Hunter in Concert is a showcase concert at Newcastle City Hall featuring the Hunter Schools involved in The Arts Unit's "In Concert", along with the Hunter regional and school ensembles.

It will culminate with the Newcastle Premiere performance of 'Electric Rain' by Matthew Hindson, a work commissioned by the Hunter Wind Ensemble and Hunter Singers in 2019, which received its World Premiere performance at the Festival of Choral Music in the Sydney Opera House in September 2019.

2020 date:

Activity for this program is temporarily suspended for the foreseeable future to support efforts to limit the spread of COVID-19 and maintain the safety and wellbeing of students and staff.


Newcastle City Hall

King Street Newcastle


Kim Sutherland - Coordinator
Email: kim.sutherland@det.nsw.edu.au

Heather Williams - Arts Coordination Officer
Email: heather.l.williams@det.nsw.edu.au
Phone: 4963 7598