Friends of the Con

Joining the Friends of the Con not only nurtures your love of music, but enables you to support our next generation of music makers by assisting them to realise their dreams. Friends’ membership is open to all music lovers and to those who wish to help us sustain the highest levels of performance and music education opportunities for our students.

Exclusive Benefits

Con Friends enjoy a range of benefits, such as:

  • Generous discounts on tickets to Conservatorium concerts and events held in our venues.
  • An invitation to the Annual Friends Soiree with the Dean and members of the Faculty.
  • A 15% discount on all adult short courses through the Open Academy which are advertised on the website
  • A free guided tour of the Con learning about its cultural heritage. To book please contact Kate Drain.
  • Invitations to the Alfred Hook Lecture/Recital series featuring presentations by internationally acclaimed musicologists and performers across a diverse range of topics.
  • The knowledge that you are helping some of the most outstanding young Australian musicians to achieve their dreams.
  • Discounts accessible through the Friends of the Con program are not able to be used in conjunction with any other offer.


  • Alumni/Concession* $60
  • Individual $100
  • Joint/household $150

Download the Friends of the Con brochure and application form (pdf, 293kb)

Income received from Friends of the Con memberships is used to support vital Con activities.

More information

For further information about Friends of the Con please contact the Friends Coordinator:
Kate Drain
T +61 2 9351 1439