Donation helps orchestra fine tune

Barry and Leanne Krosch (centre) generously donates $5000 to the South Burnett Community Orchestra, accepted by President Andrew Maddern and Musical Director Jo Kennedy. Picture: Jessica McGrath 272830_01

South Burnett Community Orchestra members were overwhelmed by the generosity of a local supporter.

Long-time supporters of the orchestra Barry and Leanne Krosch recently presented a $5000 cheque to the orchestra at their March weekend workshop.

The donation will go towards new music and getting ready for the South Burnett Community Orchestra, South Burnett Community Pop Orchestra and SBCO Strings’ concerts for 2022.

SBCO is always welcoming new supporters and members for each of their ensembles in order to keep their musical dream alive. Head to for more information.