Australia's National Children's Choir - Gondwana Voices

Our Organisation

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Our mission
To engage in the practice and performance of choral music at the highest level, allowing young people to fulfill their potential.

To ensure that young people have the opportunity to fulfil their musical potential by offering them the highest level of training and a chance to collaborate with their talented peers from across Australia and the world.

To offer young people the skills and opportunities to succeed in a professional environment with the very finest artists in Australia, across a broad range of art forms.

To continue to develop our unique Australian repertoire of choral works and to encourage choristers to participate in composition and the creation of new works.

To ensure that any suitably talented young person has the opportunity to participate in our programs without financial, social, physical or distance barriers.


To provide a happy and a safe environment in which young people are proud to learn, perform, compose, be inspired, socialise and flourish.


To view our duty of care policy please contact our General Manager, Bernie Heard on (02) 8274 7007 or 


Click here to download our 2012 Annual Financial Report


Gondwana National Choirs

Gondwana Chorale is our national choir for young men and women aged 17-25. Steadily building a reputation as one of Australia's finest young choirs, Chorale has performed widely in Australia and most recently toured Europe in January 2013. In 2014, the choir will again be conducted by Co-Artistic Director of Voices of Birralee, Paul Holley and Head of the Elder Conservatorium of Music, Carl Crossin OAM.


Gondwana Voices is Australia's internationally renowned children's choir for treble singers aged 10-16. Voices performs with Australia's leading music ensembles such as the Australian World Orchestra, tours internationally, performs at national events and records for ABC Classics. In 2014, Gondwana Voices will be conducted by Gondwana Choirs' Artistic Director, Lyn Williams OAM and Principal Guest Conductor, Mark O'Leary, Artistic Director of the Young Voices of Melbourne.


Gondwana Singers is an SATB choir for singers aged 14-16, including boys with newly changed or changing voices. Singers has quickly established itself as an exciting addition to NCS and in 2013 travelled to Tasmania for the Festival of Voices. In 2014, Singers will be conducted by Rowan Johnston from Westlake Girls High School in Auckland, and Gondwana Choirs' Associate Artistic Director, Dan Walker.


Junior Gondwana is for young people aged 10-13 who love singing and show strong musical potential. This choir serves as the start of a lifelong musical journey for many young singers. In 2014 it will be conducted by respected choral music educator, Liz Vierboom and renowned Australian composer, Paul Jarman.