Sunshine College One Year On

Yamaha Music Education supports schools

in getting their Music Performance Program ‘Off To A Great Start’

In 2021, Yamaha Music Australia continued the "Great Start Grant" initiative for its 5th year. Dedicated to increasing the quality of, and participation in music education around Australia, the grant’s purpose is to support a school in getting their Music Performance Program ‘Off To A Great Start’ by providing instruments for a full concert band, and specialist training with Yamaha Education Outreach Clinician, Dr. Rob McWilliams.

Congratulations to the staff, students and families of Sunshine College on an incredible performance!

The Great Start Grant's First Year Impact on Sunshine College

After launching their new band program in 2022, we returned to Sunshine College to enjoy their first term’s concert with special guests, Yamaha artists Horns of Leroy, and spoke to teachers and students about the impact that music has had on their school and life.

Great Start Grant 2022 Recipient Announced

Yamaha’s Great Start Grant 2022 has been awarded to Greenvale Secondary College.


Yamaha’s Great Start Grant winner announced

Now in its fifth year, Yamaha’s Great Start Grant has been awarded this year to Sunshine College in Melbourne's West.