2019 APPA/ARA Lodge Music Competition

Student competitions and scholarships Auckland

Posted: 29 March 2019
Notice reference #: 1H9sea

The Irish Lodge (ARA) in association with APPA continue to support this music competition for young musicians in Y5–8. This competition will, once again, be the most prestigious music competition for primary-intermediate aged children in Australasia and not only provides financial support towards tuition fees and replacement instruments, but also gives these young people public performance experience.

Musicians who are eligible are:

  • Living somewhere in the APPA region between Pukekohe and Wellsford
  • In Y5–8 classes. Y9 and over are not eligible
  • Have NZ citizenship or have permanent residency. Proof required
  • Have Grade 5 or higher in music exams. A copy of the certificate is essential.

If there are a large number of applicants there will be a Preliminary Competition on Sunday 8 September. The finals will be on Sunday 22 September, from about 12pm or 1pm through to about 4pm at the ARA Lodge at 87 Airedale St in the CBD.

Full details and application forms can be found by following this link. Applications will be accepted until Friday 16 August:


Events summary


22 September 2019 – 22 September 2019