photography by: Eu-Min Teng

Up-coming events:


Our next NCYCB concert is now on sale, in support of The Esther Foundation. Book your tickets here!

Join WA's premier youth concert band conducted by Samuel Parry and Anne Phillips as they perform music from cultures and countries across the globe. Featuring arrangements of folk tunes from Japan, Korea and the USA, music from "The Man from Snowy River", "The Lion King" and Bizet's "Carmen", this concert will take you on a musical adventure through the vibrant colours and rhythms of world music.

Book now to support The Esther Foundation!


Thank you for supporting WACO 2016!

Thank you for everyone who attended our February 2016 season! We are proud to announce that thanks to a wonderful audience and fantastic performers we were able to raise $19,000 for Guide Dogs WA this February! Congratulations to all and thank you for your support. You have truly helped us change lives through music

About Us

The Western Australian Charity Orchestra (WACO) is a non-profit organisation that works to raise funds for Australians in need. A full symphony orchestra and choir, WACO was founded in 2008 and to date has raised over $70,000 for Australian charitable organisations.

"WACO… was by far one of the greatest experiences I've ever had... I can't wait to audition again next year!"
"Some of the most worthwhile and challenging experiences I could have hope for."
"WACO provided me a way to share my talents, play good music with good musicians and form friendships with other musicians”
That's what they said!
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