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The Queensland Festival Philharmonic is Queensland’s newest freelance professional orchestra.

Formed in 2013 this orchestra has been in developmental stages, completing auditions and establishing it’s credentials with in the Queensland music scene. Performing it’s debut concert  in March 2018 with the world premier of Close Encounters of the Third Kind for World Science Week hosted by the Queensland Museum.

It is owned and managed by Australian Musicians and Orchestra Services with Patrick Pickett as Director.

Up Next



in Concert

Saturday 18 December 7:30pm  BCEC

Tickets through Ticketeck.com

Presented by: Phil Bathols, Senbla, Tim Woods & Dale Harrison

After sold-out performances across UK and Australia, Love Actually in Concert featuring a live orchestra will be bringing the magic to Australia again just in time for Christmas.

Featuring an all-star cast, the film has become one our all-time festive favourites. The live orchestra will perform the evocative hit soundtrack live with the film being projected onto a huge screen.

Join the fun as stories of love around Christmas unfold. Come dressed in your favourite Christmas outfit and make Billy Mack proud. You’ll laugh, sing, and maybe even shed a tear as you experience the emotion of the ultimate romantic comedy Love Actually in Concert

*Film rating M Sexual references, nudity, low level course language


Contact Us

Patrick Pickett:

phone: +61 7 3278 1913