This website is a hub of information for Australian performers, teachers, instrument makers, students and enthusiasts of bowed string instruments (violins, violas, cellos and double basses).
With a variety of resources available in this site, AUSTA aims to facilitate communication between all members of the community (both urban and regional) in order to assist in promoting and further developing string playing in Australia.
Most AUSTA activity is to be found in its six chapters These chapters are as follows:
Stringendo is a national journal published by AUSTA which covers a wide range of topics in the Australian String Playing Community. There are two issues per year.