Instrumental Tuition


Victory offers on-site group or individual private lessons in a wide range of instruments. Lessons generally run during school hours however lessons can also run before or after school depending on the availability of the instrumental teacher. 

In 2019, we welcome two new instrumental teachers to Victory: Niki Strauss teaching vocals and Emily Dowlan teaching Woodwind. 

In order to access these lessons, teachers can be contacted directly using the details below.

Miriam BriggsPiano0425 767
Scott ShirleyGuitar & Rock Band0407 108
Niki StraussVocal0408 515
Jessie Swan
(on maternity leave - resumes on-site lessons at Victory in 2020)
Violin & String Ensemble0411 057
Gary McDonaldDrums0401 519
Emily DowlanWoodwind
(Flute, Clarinet,
Recorder and 
beginner Alto Saxophone)
0457 042

Students wishing to learn an instrument not currently available can let their wishes be known via an email request. A teacher will be sourced when an adequate number of students is reached.


Some instruments are available to hire on a Term basis (see costs below).  

  • Violin: $40 per Term
  • Cello or Clarinet: Free for first Semester then $40 per Term 
  • Bass Guitar: Free for first Semester
  • Drums Practise Pad Set: Free for the year
  • Full Drum Kit: may be available for short term loan. $40 per Term

Please contact Ms Benita Cousins to arrange instrument hire through Victory.