Workshop Band Information Evening

The current Workshop Band members will move to the Youth band from 2011 and we will begin the year with a new Workshop Band. If you would like to learn to play any of the following instruments: Flute, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, French Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba, Bass Guitar or Percussion, please come along to our information evening on Wednesday December 8th at 7:00pm at Robertson Hall, Geelong College Prep School (enter off Minerva Rd). On this evening you will hear a demonstration of the instruments listed above as well as have the opportunity to try them all out to see what suits you best. Information regarding costs will be provided on the night. If you have any questions, please email or call Trish on 0417 148 193.


Change to Rehearsal Venue – December 3rd

All three bands will rehearse at the Humble Centre, Geelong College Senior School on Friday December 3rd. Workshop band will rehearse from 4:30-6:00 – Youth Band will need to be there from 6-8:30pm to attend the AGM and Senior Band will need to be there from 7:30 – 10:00pm to attend the AGM.

Concert Report Times

Rehearsals will be held at Costa Hall on Saturday afternoon at the following times:

Youth Band 12:15 – 1:30

Workshop Band 1:15 – 2:15

Youth Stage Band 2:15-3:00

Senior Ensembles 2:50-3:40

Senior Band 3:30-5:00

Youth Band and Workshop Band will need to report at night to the green room at 6:30pm. Senior Band members are asked to be at Costa Hall for the start of the concert at 7:30pm.

GCB Trivia Night

Do you think you are full of useful or useless knowledge? Well come along to the GCB Trivia Night on Saturday November 27th at the Belmont Bowls Club – put together a table of up to 8 people and join in all of the fun. Please email to register your team!

If anyone would like to sponsor a gift for the night, please email Trish at and further information will be provided!

GCB Annual Costa Hall Concert

The GCB will be holding its Annual Costa Hall Concert on Saturday November 20th commencing at 7:30pm Tickets are $18 for Adults, $14 concession/ student, $12 group bookings of 10+ and $10 for children under 12. Tickets can be purchased through GCB or GPAC.

Our guest compare this is Lachy Joyce who may be familiar to you from his work in local theater. Lachy has also previously sung with the GCB Big Band and Senior band at previous concerts. This years concert will hopefully have a bit of a twist but you will need to come along to check out what the twist may be!