There are a range of Friends events held throughout the year, including concerts at the Hill & Son Grand Organ, social gatherings, and recitals at various pipe organs throughout the Barossa Valley and beyond. Our events are posted on this page, as well as on our Facebook page – remember to Like Us on Facebook to get regular updates and news in your news feed.

We look forward to welcoming you to our next event!

Barossa Hymn Fest

A chance to warm up your vocal cords with the Hill & Son!

When: Sunday, 28 April, 2024
Time: 2pm
Where: Barossa Regional Gallery, Basedow Rd, Tanunda

Tickets: Just turn up, but please bring a small donation for charity. Thank you!

Studies have shown that singing not only makes us happy, but keeps our minds in tip top shape, so why not do your body and your mind a favour and bring your vocal cords for a fabulous singing experience!

We’re revving up the Hill & Son for an afternoon of popular hymn singing that’s bound to lift your spirits and give you a spring in your step! Join us and sing your heart out!

Please bring a small donation for local charities so we can bring joy to others through our afternoon together, thank you!


SA History Festival Organ Concert

Bringing the organ to life with one of Australia’s best organists!

When: Sunday, 19 May, 2024
Time: 2:30pm
Where: Barossa Regional Gallery, Basedow Rd, Tanunda

Tickets: $20 adults, children under 18 free! Available at the door one hour before the event (cash only) or online in advance – see the link below to book now! 

Experience the thrill of the 1877 Hill & Son Grand Organ, played by Simon Niemiński, one of Australia’s finest organists, in a concert of magnificent music to please all ages.  

Simon (pictured) is a brilliant world renowned British/Australian concert organist, recording artist and cathedral musician. He has an “innate musicianship and sensitivity, coupled with prodigious technique”! His selection of works is sure to bring a smile to your face and a tear to your eye through his mastery and true joy in the musical form. Not to be missed!



2024 is the 10th anniversary of the completed Hill & Son Organ restoration in the Barossa Regional Gallery, Tanunda and this event marks the start of our celebrations this year… It will be a buzz!

Tour, Talk, Taste!

Come and see the Hill and Son Grand Organ and experience it’s wonder!

Where: Barossa Regional Gallery, Basedow Rd, Tanunda
Tickets: Suggested $5 donation for adults
Bookings: Not required, just turn up. (NOTE: Large groups of 20 or more please call ahead to the Gallery to ensure that space is available).

Experience the Hill and Son Grand Organ up close and personal in this special tour.

TOUR the organ and see its workings both inside and out

TALK about the organ and hear its colourful history

TASTE the beautiful sounds in a demonstration.

A great experience for the entire family, why not join us and be inspired by this ‘King of Instruments’, right here in the Barossa Valley!