NBCS has a diverse line-up of Extra-curricular activities available to students, with a particular focus on the creative and performing arts. The programs aim to encourage students to explore interests, learn new skills, and build confidence. For enquiries regarding the Extra-curricular Program, please contact Adriaan Mees via amees@nbcs.nsw.edu.au or (02) 9450 1311.

Please note: Enrolment in all music and dance ensembles is for a full year’s commitment. Enrolment in most workshop activities is per semester or per term.

Bands & Ensembles

We offer a variety of performance and development music groups across a range of styles and abilities. Groups currently include concert bands at various levels, vocal ensembles, rock bands, string ensembles, a jazz ensemble, and a guitar ensemble.

Bands & Ensembles →

Music Lessons

Specialist tutors are contracted to offer music lessons to students across the week, using dedicated rooms in the MPC. Instruments include piano/keyboard, strings, woodwind, brass, drums and percussion, guitar, bass guitar, and vocal training.

Private Music Tuition →


The Workshop program offers weekly after-school lessons in a range of specialist areas, including dance, visual arts, photography, acting, cooking, and computer skills.

Workshop Program →