Memberfor Baulkham Hills David Elliott today announced a Community Band Development Grant of $900 for the Hills Music Academy, which will allow them to play at the Orange Blossom Festival gala concert.
Mr Elliott said the grant would encourage participation in music and the fostering of talent within the performing arts.
“The Orange Blossom Festival brings our community together and creates a positive atmosphere,” Mr Elliott said.
“Not only can the community come together at the Orange Blossom Festival, but this
grant also brings together twelve primary school, high school and community bands
to showcase the finest musical talent on offer within the Hills.”
The Community Band Development Grants Programmme is an Arts NSW devolved funding programmme, administered by the Band Association of NSW on behalf of the NSW Government.