Greg McGarity - President

Peter Garrity - Vice-President

Olwyn Green - Secretary and Journal Editor

Neil Shepherd - Treasurer

Anna Brooker - Immediate Past President

Michael Vidulich - President Emeritus

Commitee Members:

Helen Tuckey

Paul Groh

Judith Gust


Robert Harris

Andrew Filmer

Elyse Dalabakis

Breaking News:

* The June 2020 Australia and New Zealand Viola Society Journal is out and its stunning. This is one of the main activities of the ANZVS, the other is to create and promote Viola events.

* The 2020 International (47th) Viola Congress was going to be in PORTUGAL this year, however, due to COVID-19, that has been postponed.

* Watch this space for our next Viola day in Auckland and also for the anouncement of the next ANZVS Viola Composition Competition.


* The American Viola Society AVS Festival has been postponed from 3-6 June 2020 to 2-5 June 2021 - but still to happen in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Other news:

A fantastic time was had by all at the 46th International Viola Congress held in Poland. There are some excellent articles and photos in our journals. Please consider becoming a member. The 44th Congress was held in Wellington, New Zealand, 1-5 September 2017 and had some amazing events as well and you can view a lot of videos about it at this website:

For all enquiries please contact the ANZVS Secretary, Olwyn Green: