Lake Macquarie Winds Concert Band is a community band: volunteer musicians supported by the community to bring professional music to that community.

We are based at Valentine in the beautiful city of Lake Macquarie NSW Australia.

The band aims to bring people of all different ages, backgrounds and musical ability together in a friendly and welcoming atmosphere to make wonderful music and bring that music to our community.

Where we rehearse

Rehearsals are held each Wednesday night during NSW school terms at Valentine Public School, Tallawalla Rd, Valentine, from 7pm to 9pm.

Who can join?

Any musicians with an interest in band music: professionals, amateurs, students and visitors. Come along and join our rehearsal, we’d love to see you there!

Find out more @ Join the Band

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Rathmines Theatre

What a great afternoon at Rathmines Theatre on June 12th. Both the band and the audience enjoyed it immensely: and yes, there were 3 encores! Thanks to Lake Macquarie City Council for including us in the Dobell Festival.

The Dobell Festival

The band’s next appearance will be at The Dobell Festival on Saturday 12th June at 2pm in the Rathmines Theatre. We are delighted to be part of the festival which is named for well known and local artist Sir William Dobell: ‘The Lake Macquarie Dobell Festival is an annual month long celebration of what is… More