Applications for the 2017 National Youth Concerto Competition are now open. More info here.

2017 Membership Fees

Full payment of membership fees is due by Thur 19 Jan 2017. More info here. 

2017 Vacancies

2017 vacancies are available here. 

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QYO is a world class youth orchestra organisation based in Brisbane, Australia. 7 orchestras and ensembles with 470 musicians aged from 8 to 24 perform over 50 concerts each year:

Queensland Youth Symphony
Queensland Youth Orchestra 2
Queensland Youth Orchestra 3
Junior String Ensemble
Wind Symphony
Wind Ensemble
Big Band



A big thank you to all our volunteers and especially to some of our long term orchestra volunteers for whom QYO’s 50th anniversary year is their last with the organisation.

Special thanks to Col and Joy Barnes-Scott (17 years), Rob Bigalla (13 years), Kirsty Oxlee (7 years), Ian Davies (5 years), Sue Stevens (5 years), Coralie Hall (4 years), Greg Lloyd (4 years) and Karen Ewer (3 years).