Be part of Queensland’s premier youth music festival, 17–20 July 2019! Click here to register your interest now!

The ASPIRE International Youth Music Festival is a competition on a new level; attracting world renowned adjudicators from across the
globe and appealing to the best young musicians internationally.

Raising aspirations of young musicians, the ASPIRE International Youth Music Festival is open to secondary school concert bands, orchestras, choirs and jazz bands worldwide.

ASPIRE offers every participant a competition, workshop, masterclasses and public performance. Held at world class venues The Star Gold Coast and the Gold Youth Orchestra on the Gold Coast, over four consecutive days.
The ASPIRE International Youth Music Festival is a not-profit-event with proceeds going directly to The Foundation of Student Horizons in support of disadvantaged youth.

What’s in it for you?

  • Written reference
  • Certificate of recognition
  • Festival t-shirt
  • Festival goodie bag
  • Lunch
  • Volunteer who submits the most outstanding portfolio of
    festival photos and videos will receive $200 credit card!
  • There may also be the opportunity to receive paid work

How can you volunteer?

  • Events Assistant
  • Photography
  • Videography

For further information: Please call (07) 39673649 or email Stephanie at