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



An amazing year is planned for the band! We will be taking part in the Australian National Band Championships which will be held in Newcastle over Easter April 7th to April 10th. This will be a great event bringing community brass and concert bands from all over Australia and overseas to compete right here in…

Dreamtime to Modern..

Our next event will be held at Rathmines Theatre on Sunday 23rd October at 2pm. It’s one not to be missed! In partnership with the Gabinya Miyay Aboriginal Dance Group, we will be presenting an afternoon celebrating Australia’s culture and rich soundscapes. Attend a smoking ceremony, experience indigenous dance performances and listen to original compositions…