Membership Rates

Memberships are valid for 12 months from the date of joining. Optional 3 year memberships includes a 5% discount on the current rate for the second and third years.

Previous Members:

If you have been an AUSTA member in the past, please log in to your account rather than create a new account. If your email address is already in the system but you are not logged in, the transaction will be rejected. If you are unsure of your username, your email address can be used in its place. Forgotten passwords can be reset by clicking on the ‘Lost Password’ box and following the instructions in the email sent to you. Not sure which email address you have previously used? Please email the administrator.


Individual and Group Memberships include a subscription to Stringendo, our national string journal. Group memberships will receive two copies of Stringendo.

Concession/Student Memberships:

Applications for Student and Concession rates will be required to upload a document to support entitlement to the discount rate.

Group Memberships:

Group memberships include schools, Universities, Conservatoriums, Orchestras, Organisations and Families.  Up to five users can be part of a group membership.

Commencing in 2019, free student memberships are available to tertiary string music students whose tertiary music institution is a Group member of AUSTA.

To become a free student member, email the administrator and attach a copy of your current student card.
Current institutions that are participating are: The Melbourne Conservatorium, the Australian National University, the University of Tasmania, and the University of Western Australia.

Membership Applications & Renewals:

If you have any difficulties with your application or renewal contact the national office for assistance.

Please note that new memberships may not be activated for two business days.

PayPal is AUSTA’s payment gateway. You do not need to be a PayPal member to process your payment.


Please select your Membership Level: