Guitar, Bass, Ukulele| Central Coast

Pricing & Availability

Tuition for Everyone

We welcome and encourage students of all ages and levels of experience, from someone who’s never played an instrument before, to HSC students, to college grads and career musicians. Matt also specialises in preparing students for their HSC and AMEB studies. For more details about guitar, bass, and ukulele tuition offerings at Apex Guitar Academy, see our About page.

Creative Kids

We are an approved Creative Kids operator and accept Creative Kids vouchers for all of our payment programmes, gift cards, and promotions.

Visit the Service NSW website to claim your voucher today!


Apex Guitar Academy offers competitive and realistic prices in music tuition for quality of service. Lessons are available as half-hour or full-hour weekly appointments, and there is a discount for paying 5 or 10 weeks in advance.

  • First lesson: FREE
    • The first lesson is always free, and this applies to all instruments and services
    • Free lessons run for 30-minutes

  • 30-minutes per week: $30
    • Perfect for younger students and beginners.

  • 45-minutes per week: $40
    • Highly recommended for advanced students and theory subjects.
    • Required for HSC, AMEB, and Uni subjects.

  • 60-minutes per week: $50
    • A great option for those looking to advance more quickly.
    • Can be divided into two 30-minute sessions per week.
    • Can be shared between family members.

  • Group Lesson: $20 per student
    • Group sessions run for 45 minutes.
    • For groups of up to 3 students.
    • Perfect for beginners of similar skill level and families.

  • 30-minutes persion rate: $25
    • Our special rate for people on the NDIS program and other approved pensions.
  • Casual rates
    • Perfect for those who can’t attend on an ongoing weekly basis or want to book lessons during non-standard operation times.
    • 30-minutes: $40
    • 45-minutes: $50
    • 60-minutes: $60

Download our 2022 enrollment handbook for more details on our pricing, terms and conditions, and printable enrolment form.

Gift certificates for friends and family are also available upon request!

These gift cards can be for 30-, 45-, or 60-minute lessons in blocks of 5 or 10. During Christmas, we sell these gift cards at a discounted rate!

Business Hours

Lessons are generally available during the following hours:

  • Mondays: 2:00pm to 9:00pm
  • Tuesdays: 2:00pm to 9:00pm
  • Wednesdays: 10:00am to 12:00pm, and 2:00pm to 9:00pm
  • Thursdays, 2:00pm to 9:00pm
  • Fridays, 2:00pm to 6:30pm

Lesson times outside of our normal hours may be available on request but a $10 fee applies. Please fill out our contact form to inquire about current available lesson times.


We are conveniently located in Berkeley Vale, near Mingara and Berkeley Vale Public School.
Street and on-site parking are available.

Additional Information

Often times prospective students (or parents of prospective students) have a lot of questions in considering getting guitar tuition.

We’ve written up answers to many of the most frequently asked questions on our FAQ page.

Hopefully some of the information you may be looking for can be found there, but if not we’re always willing to take the time to chat with you about guitar tuition, guitar shopping, or anything else, so feel free to contact us!

If you would like to setup your no-obligation first free lesson or would like any more information about guitar tuition at Apex Guitar Academy, please contact us using our inquiry form.