School Programs

School Programs are at the heart of Music Outback Foundation’s work.  Every term, hundreds of remote Indigenous children engage in innovative music based education programs that address a host of important remote education criteria.  From supporting local language and culture to literacy and numeracy, music based education has the power to both engage students and assist remote schools to meet their curriculum and learning outcome objectives.  More….



Mobfest is the culminating activity for schools and their students in each region where Music Outback operates.  It’s a festival where music based education takes center stage, and students from Indigenous remote communities get the opportunity to share their achievements with other schools, their families and their peers.  More…



Language & Culture

Music education provides excellent opportunities to support Language and Culture programs in remote communities and schools. Taking these opportunities wherever possible, Music Outback has now become an important partner in the development of remote school cultural and first language curriculum, as well as in broader reaching language preservation programs.  More…