BUMS Inc Management

Rules of Incorporation

The management of the Brisbane Ukulele Musicians Society Incorporated (BUMS Inc) is determined by its rules of incorporation.

BUMS Inc Rules of Incorporation 2015


In publicising its jams, band activities, special events and competitions, BUMS Inc observes its Privacy Statement.

Brisbane Ukulele Privacy Statement 2019

The Management Committee

The society’s activities are overseen by a management committee elected at the annual general meeting, which is generally held in October or November of each year. Notices of general meetings are emailed to financial members, and announced on the BUMS Inc website and Facebook site.

2021-2022 Management Committee

President: Sylvia Hunt ()
(chair meetings, strategic direction, Society spokesperson, liaise with external organisations)

Vice President: Max Borchardt

Treasurer: Lesley Allan ()
(budget, income & expenditure management, financial record keeping)

Secretary: Peter Grace ()
(membership, correspondence, meeting documentation, record keeping, updating and review of policies and guidelines, newsletter)

Gigmeister:  Stephen Sandilands ()
(liaise between gig requests and performing members)

IT Manager: David Pedler
(hardware maintenance, software updates and support for online & offline applications)

Media Manager: Vacant ()
(promote the Society’s activities, coordinate content for publications)

Events Manager: Steve Sandilands
(propose an annual program of workshops & concerts, performer & presenter liaison, event venue coordinator)

Properties Managers: Andrew Hunt
(maintain equipment, research & advise on acquisitions & storage solutions, update assets register, coordinate annual electrical test & tag)

Jam Coordinators

(venue liaison, organise door staff, venue set up & set leaders, report to Management Committee)

Coorparoo: Max Borchardt

Ferny Grove: Linda Gough & Paul Morris

Northside (Wavell Heights): Peter Grace & Andrew Hunt

Westside Daytime Jam (Sinnamon Park): Sue & Peter Sercombe

More detail about BUMS Inc jams is available from our “Jams About Town” web page.

Band Leaders

(practice venue liaison, schedule & lead regular practice sessions, internal band communication, liaise with Gigmeister and gig representatives, and report band activities to the Management Committee)

NUMB BUMS (Zillmere): Peter Grace

Out on Bail (Rocklea): Darrell Reeve

The Sublime Ukelectics (Corinda): Becky Lochel

More detail about community bands is available from our “Be A Performer” web page.