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Performing Arts

Students have excellent facilities enabling expression, development and positive learning experiences. These include a modern dance room, customised drama/theatre spaces, music rooms (for both technologically driven and practical application) and spacious art rooms.

Students from Xavier Catholic College excel in cultural activities including performances at Eisteddfods. Our College band, marching band and choir are very active in the community, participating in the ANZAC Day march and at the Christmas Carols evenings.

Students can participate in College musicals; highlighting the talents of our choir, actors, musicians and production team.

Xavier Catholic College Instrumental Music Program

The Instrumental Music Program is designed to bring expert instrumental tuition to students at Xavier Catholic College.

Students new to the College with no prior experience in learning a musical instrument may be eligible for free tuition for Term 1 in beginner groups (subject to availability of instruments).

  • Some instruments available for hire to students entering the program for $10.00 per term.
  • Highly qualified, experienced and specialised tutors.
  • Small group lessons or individual private lessons.
  • Lessons in Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone, Trumpet, Trombone, Violin, Viola, Cello, Drum Kit and Percussion, Voice (singing) and Recorder are available through the program.