SUWO wins States 2011!

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Alright. Here it is. Crunch time. All the hard work we’ve put in to the last 8 weeks has amounted to this singular moment, there’s no turning back. We quietly walk out and take our seats to a deadly silent audience. Take a breath. Shake out all your nerves. Look up. Focus. To our conductor, eyes fixated on his every … Read More

Open B Grade Champions!

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Congratulations to all members of the band for putting on an absolutely spectacular performance in the NSW State Band Championships. Our first place result in the competition is a true testament to how far the band has developed this year.



Congratulations SUWO on being award Sydney University’s BEST CLUB with fewer than 100 members for 2010! SUWO has previously won this award in 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009, making this the 5th consecutive year we have won the award.

C&S Awards


On Thursday night September 9, the C&S Awards were announced for 2010. SUWO was proudly awarded highly commended for “Best Performing Arts Event” in honour of our schools concerts series. We were also shortlisted for best small club! The result will be announced at the USU Annual Dinner on September 24.

Best Small Club since 2006!


Each year, Sydney University’s Clubs & Societies program holds an Awards Night to recognise the special achievements of particular groups throughout the year. In 2009 SUWO was shortlisted for “Best Club with fewer than 100 members” alongside two other fantastic societies – the Sydney University Musical Society (SUMS), andUnibodhi. The results were announced at the USU Annual Dinner, with SUWO winning … Read More

States Open B Grade – 2nd Place

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A big congratulations to all band members who performed at the NSW State Band Championships on Saturday August 23 at Penrith. SUWO competed in the B Grade Open Concert Band section and came 2nd to Sutherland PCYC, who won the same section at Nationals earlier in the year. The final scores were Sutherland PCYC: Test piece – 90/100, Hymn – … Read More