All Current Student Enquiries
T 1800 SYD UNI (1800 793 864) (in Australia) or +61 2 8627 1444 (outside Australia)
E Ask a question or visit Ask a question for FAQs
W University of Sydney student website
Business Hours: 9am – 5pm (EST), Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays).
SCM General Enquiries
T +61 2 9351 1222
Office of the Dean
T +61 2 9351 1255
|Enquiry type||Contact Details|
|Undergraduate and postgraduate future student enquiries||Future Student Contact Centre
Domestic applicant contact
Phone: 1800 SYD UNI (1800 793 864)
Email via online enquiry:
International applicant contact
Phone: 1800 SYD UNI (1800 793 864 in Australia) and +61 2 8627 1444 (outside Australia)
Email via online enquiry:
|Short courses, Play at the Con, Rising Stars, Kids at the Con, Workshops and Festivals||Conservatorium Open Academy
T +61 2 9351 1400
|Box Office – concert and event information and tickets||Conservatorium Reception
T +61 2 9351 1438
|Library collection, borrowing and returns||Conservatorium Library
T +61 2 9351 1316
|Venue hire||Conservatorium Venues Manager
T +61 2 9351 1203
|Making a donation||Conservatorium Development Office
T +61 2 9351 1385
|Marketing enquiries||Jacqui Smith
M 0422 418 735 T +61 2 9351 1451
|Media and PR enquiries||Mandy Campbell
M 0481 012 742
|Musician Referral Program||Kate Drain
Please read here for more information about hiring SCM musicians
|Tours of the Conservatorium||Unfortunately we are not currently offering tours of the Conservatorium.|
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- Monday to Saturday: 8am to 6pm
- Sunday: Closed
- Public Holidays: Closed
Visitors are welcome to walk around the Atrium’s three levels and inspect the architecture and heritage displays, however, as we are a functioning music school and performance venue, certain areas are not accessible to the public. Please observe the ‘no public access’ signs.
The Conservatorium is also open for performances and events or Open Academy programs which occur outside these times. The Conservatorium High School is not open to the Public except for specific concerts and events.
Conserservatorium staff may access the building Monday to Saturday 7am to 10pm. When the main doors are closed staff cards will open the side glass door at the main entrance during these hours (proxy device on the sandstone wall opposite the door).
Conservatorium students –
- Monday to Saturday – 7am to 10pm
Main glass doors close at 6pm unless a performance or event is scheduled. Your student card will open the side glass door at the main entrance between 6pm and 10pm. Scan your card with the reader on the sandstone wall opposite to gain access.
- Sundays and Public Holidays – 10am to 6pm
Your student card will open the side glass door at the main entrance between 10am and 6pm. Scan your card with the reader on the sandstone wall opposite to gain access.
Sydney Conservatorium of Music
University of Sydney
Cnr Bridge & Macquarie Street
Sydney NSW 2000
The Sydney Conservatorium of Music is located in Macquarie Street, Sydney, opposite the junction with Bridge Street. It is next to the Royal Botanic Gardens and gates to Government House.
Public Transport Information
The Conservatorium is easily accessible by public transport:
- By train: Circular Quay is the closest station (5 min. walk)
- By bus: Any bus that goes to Circular Quay (5 min. walk) or Wynyard (10 min. walk)
- By ferry: Any ferry to Circular Quay (5 min. walk)
For detailed public transport maps and timetable information please refer to the NSW Transport Info website or call NSW Transport Info on 131 500.
There is no parking on-site, but street parking and several parking stations are available close by.
Local Parking Stations
Secure Parking – Hudson Building
131 Macquarie Street, Sydney
T +61 2 8912 4900
- Monday to Friday 7am – 5pm $45.00 Flat rate after validation*
- Monday to Friday 5pm – 12am (Midnight) $18.00 Pay $28 upon arrival and a $10 refund is given after validation*
- Saturday – enter after 8am & exit before 5pm | Sunday – enter after 9am & exit before 5pm $18.00 Pay $28 upon arrival and a $10 refund is given after validation*
(*validation is a stamp on the parking ticket from the Conservatorium – customer then refunded)
Sir Stamford at Circular Quay
93 Macquarie Street (entry via Albert Street), Sydney
T +61 2 9252 4600
Wilson Parking – Sydney Opera House
2 Macquarie Street, Sydney
T 1800 727 5464