Entries by Keryn

February Absolute Beginners

Just starting ukulele? Come to Absolute Beginners Ukulele Bootcamp … absolutely FREE. Julie, Keryn and John will run a free Absolute Beginners Ukulele Bootcamp on two consecutive Wednesday evenings in February 2019. Register Now! Attendance is specifically for Absolute Beginners. Group size is limited to 15 participants. Players who already know C, F & G7, […]

Linda’s Uke n Sing

2018’s been a great year for Linda’s Uke n Sing, and we’re looking forward to 2019. There’ll be lots on for ukulele players at the Ferny Grove Bowls, Sports and Community Club, on the corner of Samford Road & Tramway Street, Ferny Grove. Uke n Sing Regular Classes Uke n Sing regular classes start back […]

TuTus Jam Feature

The next cab off the rank in our jam feature series is … Toowong Third Tuesday Ukulele Strummers (TuTus) Jam! Sshh! Not many people know this secret. This jam is tucked away at picturesque West Toowong Bowls Club hideaway (a completely different venue from that of the Toowong Day-time Jam). A ukulele group began meeting […]

It’s Flukey

Well, our second year together has passed, and what developments we have seen … Our ukulele group, now called “Flukey”, has focussed on developing individual and ensemble skills as we work together to present to the wider public some wonderful music on this beautiful instrument the UKULELE! We now have our own logo, promotions blurb […]

Brisbane Basket Brigade

Volunteers Free Concert I was first asked 2016 if I could arrange some (free) motivating music to entertain the volunteers at the Brisbane Basket Brigade Packing Day, for about 5 hours, but was given no brief. The performance slots filled with little difficulty, including Mick Angeles, The Cage, Bec Hull, Duke Ukem and Vic Kena. […]

SPRUKE’s NEW Venue!

SPRUKE 2019 will be held on 13, 14 & 15 September at … SunPAC at 470 McCullough Street, Sunnybank, QLD What’s available there?       SunPAC is a world class theatre/concert venue with a spacious theatre, associated secondary conference rooms. A café style bar provides light meals, hot and cold drinks, and a spacious […]

Camp Creative Ukulele – Jan 2019

Strummin’ the Rhythm, Pickin’ the Tune If you’re ready to expand your basic ukulele strum and start creating vibrant, beautiful music with exciting rhythms and captivating melodies, then this whole-day course is for you. Join Cathy Welsford and Angie Smith (The Wild Women of Anywhere Beach) on 14-18 January 2019 at Bellingen Public School Creative Camp […]

Sail Boat the Movie

A movie for all ukulele lovers … This award winning film that champions the ukulele is screening 4:30 pm- 7:30 pm Saturday 15 December 2018  at the Elizabeth Picture Theatre in Brisbane. Written and Directed by brilliant newcomer Cameron Nugent, it’s about a young Mexican boy who finds a ukulele on a hard rubbish pile […]

Xmas Raffle Draw

The Christmas Hamper Raffle was drawn at Jingle BUMS at Coorparoo on 5 Dec 2018. And the very delighted winner was … Madonna King! The Hamper contained everything you need for a ukin’ great holiday — a Makala tenor ukulele, a quality aNueNue gig bag, an electronic tuner, ukulele strap, and 101 Tips for ukulele […]

Volunteer @ Brisbane Basket Brigade

2018 Brisbane Basket Brigade Packing Days Each year a number of our performing members entertain the Packing Day volunteers. On Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 of December the Brisbane Basket Brigade also needs a host of volunteers for other roles. Come along to the Canon Hill Anglican College and be entertained while helping out. 2018 […]