Answers to our most commonly asked questions about Summer School Residential Camp

I don’t live in Victoria – can I still attend Summer School Residential Camp?
Due to the nature of our funding we will be giving priority to participants from regional Victoria however you are welcome to register your interest and go on our waiting list.

I’ve missed the application closing date, can I still apply?
Yes, we can still accept late applications for some ensembles. If there isn’t a position available for you we can put you on our waiting list and be in contact should a position become available. Please call or email our office to find out more – (03) 9376 8988 (Tuesday to Friday) or

Do I need to apply for Summer School and the Summer School Residential Camp separately?
No, there is only one application form for both the Summer School and the Summer School Residential Camp, just make sure to acknowledge that you would also like to attend Summer School Residential Camp where it asks at the beginning of the application form.

If I don’t get into Summer School Residential Camp, can I still attend Summer School?
If we’re not able to offer you a place at Summer School Residential Camp, we will still be offering you a position in Summer School. However, please contact us as we may be able to help with alternative accommodation options. If you do not wish to be considered for Summer School alone, please advise us via email (

Is there a sibling discount for Summer School Residential Camp?
Yes – it is the same discount of $30 (only) which applies to the Summer School fees. Overall, the Summer School Residential Camp is heavily subsidised to make it as accessible to participants as possible so we’re unable to discount it further.

What sort of information do I need to provide for my Summer School Residential Camp application?
We ask you to provide brief details on the musical opportunities available in your area and your involvement in these over the past three years; also, how you believe attending Summer School Residential Camp will benefit you. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the MYO office – (03) 9376 8988 (Tuesday to Friday) or


If you have any questions regarding Summer School, please see our Summer School FAQs page. If you are still unable to find an answer to your question, please contact the MYO office by emailing or call (03) 9376 8988 (Tuesday to Friday).