The QBA are excited to announce the 2024 Queensland State Band Championships will be proudly hosted in Maryborough at the Brolga Theatre over the weekend of 5th and 6th October 2024.

We look forward to seeing as many of our QLD bands entering as possible.


Competition Details

Contest Dates: 5th and 6th October 2024

Venue: Brolga Theatre, Maryborough

Key Dates

Test Pieces Announced   01 June 2024
Entries Open   01 June 2024
Entries Close   31 July 2024
Late Entries Close   10 August 2024
Player Registrations Due (online)   24 August 2024
Own Choice Music Due   06 September 2024
Permit Player Applications Due   14 September 2024
Player Declaration List (Signed by Sec) Due   14 September 2024
2024 Slow Melody Contest   04 October 2024
2024 QLD State Band Championships   5th, 6th October 2024

Key Documents


Test Pieces

The test pieces for the contest will be announced on 1st June 2024. 

Entry Fees

Entry fees have yet to be announced.


Yet to be announced!



Queensland Band Association

ABN: 60 795 850 027

Patron: Her Excellency the Honourable Dr Jeannette Young PSM


   PO Box 8262 Sunnybank QLD 4109

Queensland Banding


The QBA is affiliated with the National Band Council of Australia (NBCA).