Paul Sullivan began his band career in 1974 as a cornet player with the 25th Battalion Band based in Toowoomba.
In 1987 he joined the 2/14 Lighthorse Regiment (Queensland Mounted Infantry) Band where he has played both Tenor Horn and Baritone.
Paul was trained as a Drum Major at the Army School of Music, Melbourne, and became Drum Major of 2/14 LHR Band in 1988. Under his leadership the band has won numerous diagram and street marching events at District, State and National competitions.
In 1998 he was awarded ‘Champion Drum Major’ at the State Band Championships. That same year Paul was appointed as a Queensland Drill Adjudicator. Since then Paul has adjudicated at district, state and national levels.