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Sapphire Coast Learning Community Music Camp

The Sapphire Coast Learning Community (SCLC) Music Camp provides students from public schools across the Sapphire Coast opportunities to learn, rehearse and perform repertoire facilitated by professional musicians and coordinators. The camp is aimed at delivering support, tuition and networking prospects to students, in the company of other musically talented peers. 

The SCLC Camp is open to students in Years 5 to 10 with a talent and interest in music and performance.

Camp workshops include but are not limited to: guitar, vocal, wind, brass, percussion, marimba, keyboard, music composition, performance arts, stage band and rock band. 

The operation of this program is contingent on advice provided by the NSW Department of Education in consultation with NSW Health. All activities will adhere to the DoE COVID-19 guidelines and restrictions.

2021 dates

Expressions of interest (EOI) for the SCLC Music Camp are now open. 

EOI's close Monday 29 March 2021
(Term 1 Week 10)

Camp dates

Monday 24 May to Thursday 27 May 2021
(Term 2 Week 6) 


Kianinny Bush Cottages
246 Tathra Road
Tathra NSW 2550

How to apply

Students must gain approval from their parent/carer and their principal prior to applying.

Complete the SCLC Music Camp Expression of Interest.

EOI applications close Monday 29 March 2021
(Term 1 Week 10).

For more information go to the SCLC Creative and Performing Arts Hub.


Camp cost is $250 which covers all tuition, activities, accommodation and most meals. 

If successful in gaining a position at the SCLC Music Camp payment must be made to the student's school by Friday 30 April 2021
(Term 2 Week 2).


Peter Claxton - Camp coordinator
Email: peter.claxton@det.nsw.edu.au
Phone: 6484 9226

Sue Dawson - Arts Coordination Officer
Email: susan.i.dawson@det.nsw.edu.au
Phone: 02 4267 6166