Entries by Keryn

Jingle BUMS 2016 at Coorparoo

It’s Xmas time again … for Jingle BUMS and some some ukin’ good Xmas festivities Wednesday 7 December Coorparoo Bowls Club Relax, mingle, sing and play to celebrate the end of another busy year. We’ll provide nibbles and other surprises, including fancy dress prizes for best Christmas attire. Refreshments served at 6:30 pm. Jam starts […]

MS Moonlight Walk

On 21 October 2016, members of The CAGE (Rosemary, Judy, Rod, Grace, Rowena, Clare, Sharon, ? and Ian) had a great time entertaining the fundraisers at the MS Moonlight Walk.  Their prime location had the best view on the Goodwill Bridge! The MS Moonlight Walk raises money Over 4,400 creatively costumed walkers and wheelers and […]

Ukulele at New Farm – 2nd Thursdays

Wondering what to do on the 2nd Thursday of the month between 6:00-8:00 pm? Come to … Terry’s New Farm Ukulele Group New Farm Library Meeting Room, 135 Sydney St New Farm (right next to the Park) Sing & play along in a group atmosphere, or do your thing (if you have one). Tell us […]

Youth Triumphs at UkeFest

Inaugural UkeFest a resounding success! Over 200 children with ukuleles in tow, gathered for the inaugural Ukefest on Monday 12 September at the Old Queensland Museum in Bowen Hills, Brisbane.  At the all day workshop they played, created, practiced to prepare a repertoire of five pieces fot the Ukefest finale concert. The students studied under […]

Sheltered By Grace

Generous BUMS members contributed to the Music Therapy Program for Sheltered by Grace Homelessness Shelter at Meadowbrook. Thank you all! Delivery of the Ten Forge Ukulele, eggs and Cabasa moves the project to reality with considerable assistance and donations from Paul Morris of Morris Music and the Forge supplier. Each concert Ukulele has taken the […]

Ukefest FREE Concert

History Making FREE Concert in Historic Setting Come and support the children at the inaugral Ukefest FREE Concert. Years 4-6 students from across South East Queensland have worked hard to prepare for the concert at the end of the Ukefest workshop day. Monday 12 September 2016 Old Queensland Museum, 480 Gregory Terrace, Bowen Hills 5:00 […]

Come to the BUMS Inc AGM

Find out what our club has achieved with you, and for you, in the last 12 months. You are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting of the Brisbane Ukulele Musicians Society Inc. Here is your chance to shape the future of our society. Take part and have your say in the direction of our […]

It’s Show Time

NUMB BUMS and Ukulele Heroes Collective entertained the crowds at 2016 The Pine Rivers Show evening concerts. The Pine Rivers Show is a great family day out. Apart from the fabulous musical entertainment, the show had heaps of fun carnival rides and games, and carnival rides like a ferris wheel, spinning tea cups, a base […]

Brisbane City Sounds

Queen Street Mall Ukulele Invasion  The best of BUMS performed again for Brisbane City Sounds – Australia’s largest free live music program. Crowds of shoppers were entertained by nine BUMS acts at the main stage in the Queen Street Mall. A performing BUM or band played every hour on the hour, providing an eclectic set […]

Muster Ukes @ Gympie

    The Muster Ukes return to the 2015 Gympie Music Muster to share the joy of making ukulele music with Muster patrons of all ages and musical ability. The Muster Ukes is a group of musicians drawn from members of the Brisbane Ukulele Musicians Society (BUMS). The group has conducted free ukulele workshops at […]