ACCOMMODATION, CATERING & TRANSPORTParticipants are required to provide their own transport to the Sealink Ferry Terminal, Cape Jervis, on Tuesday 15th January for a 9AM departure. Car-pooling will be possible and participants should indicate if they would like assistance with transport. Coach transport will be provided for the duration of the time on Kangaroo Island.
Accommodation is at Parndana Campsite. This is basic bunkhouse accommodation and participants are required to bring their own bedding. There is a swimming pool available for use and participants may also have the opportunity to swim in the sea.
Participants are required to bring their own lunch on Day One, however for the remainder of the camp and tour, all food will be provided.
ELIGIBILITY==> 24 years and under from first day of camp ==> Minimum standard approx Grade Four (AMEB, ANZCA, TRINITY etc.)
Note – you don’t need to have actually done an exam, you just need a teacher or your conductor to verify your playing standard.
Applicants are encouraged to indicate conducting experience for consideration as co-conductors.
INSTRUMENTATION ==> Brass and Percussion==> Brass band instrumentation is preferred, however all brass will be accepted==> French horns will be required to transpose from E-flat==> trombones, tubas, euphoniums and baritones will be reading treble clef==> Percussionists should be able to read music
PERSONNELSupervisory staff all have the relevant Working with Children and First Aid as required for teaching in South Australia
FEESThe aim is to keep the cost as low as possible, therefore fundraising and sponsorship is still being sought. Final figures will be notified after the closing date (fees are also dependent on numbers in attendance).Successful applicants may wish to seek financial assistance from their community band.==> Camp, Tour and Shirt – maximum fee of $250 – to be confirmed==> Deposit of $50 to be invoiced on acceptance of applicationFor more information contact: Veronica Boulton on 0412 866 737 or firstname.lastname@example.org