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CSO updates regarding COVID-19 measures

Faced with concert cancellations due to COVID-19 social distancing restrictions, the CSO will deliver a suite of digital content over the coming weeks and months. Programming will champion Australian artists and composers, profile CSO musicians and support ongoing collaboration and community connectedness.

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The CSO has transitioned to remote work in the interests of health and safety – our physical office is closed to the public until further notice.

  • For general enquiries, email or call 02 6247 9191 (9am – 5pm, Monday to Friday)
  • For ticketing enquiries, email CSO Direct at or call 02 6262 6772 (9am – 5pm, Monday to Friday)
  • Please direct media enquiries to Jacqui Douglas, Communications Manager, via or call 0410 663 790.

The CSO is a registered charity with DGR status. To make a tax-deductible, general donation or discuss philanthropic opportunities, email or call 02 6247 9191 (9am – 5pm, Monday to Friday).


All CSO concerts and events scheduled from 1 April to 30 June 2020 have now been cancelled. This includes Alan Vivian’s recital (17 May), Llewellyn Two: Eroica (20/21 May) and Best of British (20 June). The CSO will endeavour to provide an update by early June regarding subsequent concerts.

In accordance with the Live Performance Australia Ticketing Code of Practice, all ticket holders for these events are entitled to a full refund. To request a refund, email or call 02 6262 6772 (9am – 5pm, Monday to Friday).

If you are in a position to do so, please consider converting all or part of your ticket refund to the CSO, as a tax-deductible general donation. To convert all or part of your refund to a tax-deductible general donation to the CSO, email or call 02 6247 9191 (9am – 5pm, Monday to Friday).

For all donation and refund requests, please provide your five-digit booking reference number if possible (printed on your tickets). This will streamline the administrative process.

CSO Community Programs have been suspended for the time being.

Please heed public health advice and stay safe.

This page will be updated as further information becomes available. We thank you for your patience at this unique and challenging time.

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