Mary MacKillop College has a vibrant Music Program, offering all students the chance to improve as musicians and to love making music.

Transition from Primary Music Programs

We ensure that students' music development continues naturally from their work at Primary School, whilst also guaranteeing that students new to music can take up an instrument at any time. 

Private Music Lessons 

The music department partners with a dynamic team of instrumental tutors for private tuition:

  • Voice
  • Piano
  • Guitar, Bass Guitar
  • Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone, Oboe
  • Trumpet, French Horn, Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba
  • Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass
  • Percussion

Lessons are on a rotating timetable and incur an additional cost per half-hour private lesson. Instruments are available for hire at an additional cost depending on the size of the instrument.

Co-Curricular Ensembles

We offer an extensive range of co-curricular ensembles which all MacKillop Women are welcome to join:

  • Chamber Strings 
  • Concert Band
  • Guitar Ensemble
  • Percussion Ensemble
  • Rock Band (Auditioned)
  • String Ensemble
  • Vocal Attack (Choir)


Our music program provides a multide of performance opportunities for MacKillop Women throughout the year:
  • ​Annual Music Camp
  • Creative Endeavours Showcase
  • Celebration of Excellence
  • Nundah Festival​
  • Open Day, Music Showcase & Soirees
  • Opening Mass & Investiture Ceremony
  • Queensland Colleges' Music Festival (QCMF)

To Enrol in Private Music Lessons or Co-Curricular Ensembles, or to discontinue current enrolment please complete the following form:

For more information about the MMC Co-Curricular Music Program please email

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