Jazz on the Green

The beloved Jazz on the Green is back at Clayfield College with the Katie Noonan Trio headlining this year’s event.

Join us on Sunday 31 July. The oval opens at 1:00 pm, preshow at 1:30 pm, with the show starting at 2:00 pm.

Bring your family and friends, your lawn chairs or picnic rugs and soak in the perfect combination of live music and a beautiful Sunday afternoon. Round it off with a drink from the bar or Champagne marque and enjoy some food and treats from the vendors' area.

Ticket Prices

Prepay and book in advance:

  • Adults - $20*
  • Students (under 18) - $5*
  • Family (2 adults and 3 children) - $40*

Pay on the day at the gate:

  • Adults - $25*
  • Students (under 18) - $5*
  • Family (2 adults and 3 children) - $45*

* Booking fee applies


Katie Noonan Trio

Over the past 20 years, five-time ARIA award-winning artist Katie Noonan has proven herself one of Australia’s most hardworking, versatile and prolific artists. Named one of the greatest Australian singers of all time by the Herald Sun, Katie has produced 21 studio albums over her career with seven x platinum record sales under her belt and 27 ARIA award nominations that span diverse genres. Katie has performed for royalty, national and international leaders, and blazed a trail for young women artists. Music, for Katie, is a lifelong lesson, a generous act of giving, and a means to change the world.

Karin Schaupp

Karin Schaupp is one of the most outstanding guitarists on the international scene and a Clayfield College Old Collegian. Karin performs widely on the international stage as a recitalist, concerto soloist and festival guest, and has given countless recitals in Australia, Europe, Asia, the US, Mexico and Canada.  Karin’s playing receives the highest acclaim from critics and audiences alike and she is held in great esteem by her peers worldwide.


Clayfield Big Band

The Clayfield College Big Band consists of students who are part of the Music program at the College. The students all share a passion for jazz and contemporary art music. The band is directed by Tim Opstelten and is one of the most innovative and aspiring school bands in Brisbane.

Brisbane Big Band

One of Brisbane’s most historically significant community bands who has been entertaining the people of Brisbane for over 110 years.  It is one of the original member bands of the current Bands in the Park program.  Under the direction of David Jones, it has a strong, vibrant member base and has played at civic events, Anzac ceremonies and gala concerts throughout the city. 

BBC Big Band

BBC’s Big Band covers all styles of Jazz music and performs regularly at College and community events.


This event will run under the COVID–19 Public Events Framework / Guidelines and any restrictions imposed by Public Health. These requirements are fluid and may change. These requirements may include but are not limited to proof of vaccination, restrictions of movement on site, QR Code Check-In and possibly other measures enforced by the relevant government authorities.

Jazz on the Green is a licensed event; alcohol is available for purchase at the venue. Alcohol is not permitted to be brought into the venue. No pets are allowed (other than guide dogs).

All guests will need to comply with these requirements in order to attend the event.

Contact Clayfield College Marketing Department at [email protected] if you have difficulties with online booking or payment.


Event Supporters

The Clayfield College Jazz on the Green is proudly sponsored and supported by: