Winter Music School

“Makin’ Stuff Up!” – with Mr Tim and friends

ENROLMENTS commence on April 26, 2017 

An exciting non-residential holiday program for primary-aged students packed with fun and educative musical and arts based activities during school hours. A team of staff led by Mr Tim (Tim Bevitt) includes Jim Sharrock and Kimberley Steele.

The 2017 Winter Music School will be held at Belconnen Arts Centre.

A final performance for families and friends will be given on the last day of Winter School at Belconnen Arts Centre at 3:30pm. During the week students will have the opportunity to participate in whole-school activities and engage in a range of small group classes of percussion, visual arts, singing, improvisation and drama.

AFTER SCHOOL EXTENSION– For the 2017 Winter Music School YMS is offering an after-school extension program until 5:30pm for an additional cost of $100.00 per child per week.

jim Sharrock

DATES           10 July to 14 July 2017

TIMES            9:00am to 3:30pm Monday to Friday (Drop off 8:30am)

PLACE            Belconnen Arts Centre, 118 Emu Bank Belconnen

CONTACTS   (02) 6251 8017,

The fees are:

First Child Winter School Fee $375:00 (full payments now due)
Second/Subsequent Child Fee $360:00 (full payments now due)
2016 Family Membership (n/a if already a member) $30:00
 After School Extension 3.30pm-5.30pm (optional)  $100:00 per child for the entire week. It is not possible to enroll or pay for for separate days.


Please send an email to with the following information for each child.

First name of  Child
Last name of Child
Age of child in 2017
Any medical or behavioral issues:
Music experience (if applicable)
Parent or guardian first name
Parent or guardian last name
Home address of child
Contact telephone (daytime) of parent/guardian
Email address
Will your child be attending the after school extension (until 5:30pm for an extra fee)?

Please note: Your child/children will not be enrolled into the program now until the full payment for each child is received. Payments may be made via the e-path payment system on the YMS homepage or by credit card by calling the YMS office on 6258 0200. Please remember to include your child’s full name and your family name with your payment. Following payment of the deposit you will receive an acknowledgement of acceptance into the program and a final invoice.

BANK DETAILS for direct deposits:
Account Name: Young Music Society Inc,
Bank: St George Bank,
BSB: 112-908    Acc # : 0400-356-97

Please also note that if you provide us with a “gmail” account you may have some difficulties receiving our emails. Please contact the office on 6258 0200 if you have not heard from us in a reasonable amount of time.

The Young Music Society is Registered Care for the Child Care Benefit. Please note, this is different to the Child Care Rebate. For more information about the benefit, please visit the Department of Human Services website here.