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Due to the current health crisis, TUTUs will be cancelled until further notice.

Max, our intrepid jam leader, falls into the high risk category for Covid 19 and has taken this decision to keep himself and the rest of the Tutus safe and healthy.

Stay tuned for updates on the rest of our jams.

Our best kept secret every third Tuesday of each month!
Come and jam with TUTUS, the Toowong Third Tuesday Ukulele Strummers, a small group of players who share the joy of strumming and a sing a long. They have no performance goal but from time to time may participate in community events. It’s a casual intimate jam on the verandah …. no ballet but plenty of strumming and friendly banter! Read a Review

For more info contact Max Borchardt phone 0402 071 483/ email mkborchardt@gmail.com, or Judy Haines email jodoaus@hotmail.com

No charge. All levels of players are welcome.
Refreshments are available from the bar, but no kitchen service operates at present.

VENUE: West Toowong Bowls Club – 17 Bywong Street, Toowong
TIME: Arrive 5:30 pm for a 6:00 pm start. Strumming through until 8:00 pm. All welcome!

Jam on the verandah, West Toowong Bowls Club, Dec 2018


Most of our songs come from the Internet. Visit our Ukulele Music (in the Ukulele Info menu) for links to Richard G’s songsheets, Bytown songbooks, and many more. The Bytown slow jam songbooks are great for beginners.

Other BUMS Inc jams and events are listed on our News & Events page.

For more ukulele fun, visit us on Facebook www.facebook.com/BrisbaneUkulele, or check out our performances on YouTube/BrisbaneUkulele!

Due to the current health crisis, BUMS Ferny Grove is cancelled for March, and April.

Stay tuned for updates and lots of fun that is being planned when we return to jamming.

Have you been to a Jam and felt overwhelmed and frustrated that you couldn’t keep up? The BUMS Ferny Grove Jam is for you.

This jam is led by experienced musicians Paul Morris of Morris Brothers Music and Linda Gough of Ivory Frets Music. Easy Playing Classics. A relaxing low key jam with easy chords, that’s lots of fun for uke players at all levels, every third Wednesday of the month. It’s also a great opportunity for more experienced players to practise their finger-style technique.

Paul and Linda choose popular songs, played at a nice easy (slower) pace. The songs are curated to be fun to sing, with most songs using the most common chords – Am, A7, C, C7, D, Dm, D7, F, G7, G. A friendly crowd if you need a hand just ask!

VENUE: Ferny Grove Bowls Sport & Community Club, 20 Tramway Street, Ferny Grove QLD 4055.
COST: BUMS members FREE and visitors $5. This includes the Beginners Class.
TIMES: Beginners class at 6:00 pm followed by Jam at 7:00 pm


For all very new players, Dianne Davis and Donna Farrell  hold a beginners lesson before the jam starting at 6:00 pm. Learn how to hold your uke, how to strum, how to read chord charts and how to play some basic chords. This introduction will give absolutely new players a grasp of the basics that helps them to participate in and enjoy the jam.

Derek Farrell has an excellent resource website http://www.totallyinsane.com.au/uke/ to support your finger-style practise.


Most of our songs come from the Internet. Visit our Ukulele Music (in the Ukulele Info menu) for links to Richard G’s songsheets, Bytown songbooks, and many more. The Bytown slow jam songbooks are great for beginners.

Other BUMS Inc jams and events are listed on our News & Events page.

For more ukulele fun, visit us on Facebook www.facebook.com/BrisbaneUkulele, or check out our performances on YouTube/BrisbaneUkulele!

Due to the current health crisis, BUMS Northside Jam is cancelled for March.

Stay tuned for updates and lots of fun that is being planned when we return to jamming.


Join Peter Grace, Andrew Hunt and friends for a lively time at the BUMS Northside Jam. All chords & lyrics projected on screen, so no need for books or printing. Come and join the fun.

BEGINNERS CLASS at 6:30 pm. If you’ve just bought a uke or are new to playing, learn some important chords to get you ready to jam!

Snacks available for sale, and the bar is open for all your liquid refreshments!

VENUE: Northern Suburbs Bowls Club. 175 Edinburgh Castle Rd, Wavell Heights.
TIME: Beginners Class at 6:30 pm. Jam starts 7:00 pm.
COST: BUMS Inc members FREE; and visitors $5.

The Ukey Beats - A hit at open mics, jams and at SPRUKE 2019. Available for parties, bar mitzvahs and anything in between!


Most of our songs come from the Internet. Visit our Ukulele Music (in the Ukulele Info menu) for links to Richard G’s songsheets, Bytown songbooks, and many more. The Bytown slow jam songbooks are great for beginners.

Other BUMS Inc jams and events are listed on our News & Events page.

For more ukulele fun, visit us on Facebook www.facebook.com/BrisbaneUkulele, or check out our performances on YouTube/BrisbaneUkulele!

The Sunday Session with a twist! The jam at Albany Creek is back NEW VENUE and NEW TIME! Join Blair and Andrew at Fritzenberger Albany Creek for a Ukulele Jam washed down with some fine craft beer, cider and fritzen-fabulous food.

Just bring your uke, and get ready to settle in for a good arvo. As always songs projected on to a screen … no need to bring music or a stand.

Opens at 11:00 am. Book for lunch on https://fritzenberger.com/food or via their app. Ph: (07) 3325 9194. Fritzenburger

SAVE THE DATE 

NEW VENUE: Fritzenberger Albany Creek
NEW ADDRESS: Cnr Ferguson & Albany Creek Road Albany Creek
NEW TIME: 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
COST: Jam is FREE! Please book a table if you are eating or to put your beer on!

NOTE: Andre & Oskar’s has closed. We thank them for the great times we had jamming there and wish them all the best for the future. Our new venue Fritzenberger is about 50 m away opposite Nando and Coles on Albany Creek Road. https://goo.gl/maps/6ovvFPDsudUizC9s9


Most of our songs come from the Internet. Visit our Ukulele Music (in the Ukulele Info menu) for links to Richard G’s songsheets, Bytown songbooks, and many more. The Bytown slow jam songbooks are great for beginners.

Other BUMS Inc jams and events are listed on our News & Events page.

For more ukulele fun, visit us on Facebook www.facebook.com/BrisbaneUkulele, or check out our performances on YouTube/BrisbaneUkulele!

Join the BUMS for our biggest jam of the month. Our MC for February is Max Borchardt. Joining Max is a lineup of talented BUMS  to lead the 3 sets Coady Brûlé, Peter Ransom and Adrian Board. Please arrive early to tune up.

Beginners and new players come for the introductory class with Steve Sandilands at 6:30 pm before the Big Jam starts. You’ll learn some jam survival tips and useful chords. Jam songs range from simple chords (for beginners and limbering up!) to more challenging chords and strumming for the more experienced.

BUMS Big Uke Jam – Coorparoo – Always first Wednesday of the month
Coorparoo Bowls Club, 32 Riddings St, Coorparoo.
Beginners 6:30 pm.  Jam starts at 7:00 pm.

If you’d like to “try before you buy”, email secretary@brisbaneukulele.com to inquire about borrowing a ukulele for the evening.

Food and drinks available from the Green Bar and Kitchen.  Open from 6:00 pm.

Other BUMS Inc jams and events are listed on our News & Events page.


Most of our songs come from the Internet. Visit our Ukulele Music (in the Ukulele Info menu) for links to Richard G’s songsheets, Bytown songbooks, and many more. The Bytown slow jam songbooks are great for beginners.

For more ukulele fun, visit us on Facebook www.facebook.com/BrisbaneUkulele, or check out our performances on YouTube/BrisbaneUkulele!

Coorparoo Bowls Club, 32 Riddings Road, Coorparoo 4151

Coorparoo Bowls Club, 32 Riddings Road, Coorparoo 4151

BUMS Westside Jam every second Wednesday of the month at Rosemount Community Centre in Sinnamon Park.

Join Peter and Sue Sercombe and the rest of the friendly group at the Daytime Jam’s new home, Rosemount Community Centre.  Get your mid-week uke fix, playing anything from classics to current hit songs. Read more about this popular jam here.

The cafe will be open with coffee, morning tea and lunch available.

The jam is free for members, and costs $5 for visitors.

DATE: Wednesday 12 February 2020
VENUE: Rosemount Community Centre, 620 Seventeen Mile Rocks Road, Sinnamon Park
TIME: 11:00 am until 1:00 pm.

For more information, please contact Sue and Peter on 07 3378 5938.


Most of our songs come from the Internet. Visit our Ukulele Music (in the Ukulele Info menu) for links to Richard G’s songsheets, Bytown songbooks, and many more. The Bytown slow jam songbooks are great for beginners.

Other BUMS Inc jams and events are listed on our News & Events page. Check out all the jams around Brisbane on our Jam Venues page  .

For more ukulele fun, visit us on Facebook www.facebook.com/BrisbaneUkulele, or check out our performances on YouTube/BrisbaneUkulele!

Join the West End locals in a small intimate jam…on Friday 13th.

Ready for a good night at WE BUMS jam!

Join Cath and friends as they keep the spooks at bay with great songs and lots of laughs. Chill out and get your weekend off to a great start with a lively strum. Well known BUM Cath McCourt takes the lead, joined by a few special guests.  WE BUMS now has a great room to jam in. Yummy food and drinks if you want to come early and have a bite! More info hopestreetcafe.com.au; facebook.com/hopeonboundary

VENUE: Hope on Boundary Café , 170 Boundary St, West End (ph:0409905258)
TIME: Jam starts at 6:30 pm
COST: Gold coin donation.

Anyone is welcome to lead a song. Dust off your repertoire, and polish up your performance. If you have suggestions or would like to lead a song or two, bring the formatted songsheets on a USB stick.


Most of our songs come from the Internet. Visit our Ukulele Music (in the Ukulele Info menu) for links to Richard G’s songsheets, Bytown songbooks, and many more. The Bytown slow jam songbooks are great for beginners.

Other BUMS Inc jams and events are listed on our News & Events page.

For more ukulele fun, visit us on Facebook www.facebook.com/BrisbaneUkulele, or check out our performances on YouTube/BrisbaneUkulele!

A Sunday session with a difference!

Bring your uke and enjoy a brew and a very casual jam/gig for intermediate players (beginners welcome). Scratchy BUMS is on every THIRD Sunday of the month.

All projected on a screen so no need to bring music, just your ukulele and get ready for a rollicking good time.

Got an itch to play? Come and scratch it ;)

VENUE: The Scratch Bar, 8/1 Park Road, Milton
TIME: 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
COST: FREE

A select menu of goodies to eat and great boutique beers & ciders

Other BUMS Inc jams and events are listed on our News & Events page. https://www.brisbaneukulele.com/news-events/

Check out our performances on YouTube/BrisbaneUkulele

Join Peter Grace, Andrew Hunt and friends for a lively time at the BUMS Northside Jam. All chords & lyrics projected on screen, so no need for books or printing. Come and join the fun.

BEGINNERS CLASS at 6:30 pm. If you’ve just bought a uke or are new to playing, learn some important chords to get you ready to jam!

Snacks available for sale, and the bar is open for all your liquid refreshments!

VENUE: Northern Suburbs Bowls Club. 175 Edinburgh Castle Rd, Wavell Heights.
TIME: Beginners Class at 6:30 pm. Jam starts 7:00 pm.
COST: BUMS Inc members FREE; and visitors $5.


Bring some spare change to get your tickets in the BUMS Summer Raffle.

Tickets 3 for $5, $2 each.

Win a Cordoba Protégé Concert Ukuele Model U1, gig bag and a bottle of Yellow Glen. Valued at $180!.
Raffle drawn at the 4 March 2020 Coorparoo Jam.

Generously supported by Binary Music, Cleveland.


The Ukey Beats - A hit at open mics, jams and at SPRUKE 2019. Available for parties, bar mitzvahs and anything in between!NEW MEMBERS SPECIAL

New members can join now for the 2019-2020 financial year for just $25! Check out all the benefits of being a BUM HERE.
Download the membership application form today, and visit the Membership Payments web page for advice on payment options.
All memberships become due 1 July 2020.


Most of our songs come from the Internet. Visit our Ukulele Music (in the Ukulele Info menu) for links to Richard G’s songsheets, Bytown songbooks, and many more. The Bytown slow jam songbooks are great for beginners.

Other BUMS Inc jams and events are listed on our News & Events page.

For more ukulele fun, visit us on Facebook www.facebook.com/BrisbaneUkulele, or check out our performances on YouTube/BrisbaneUkulele!

BUMS Westside Jam every second Wednesday of the month at Rosemount Community Centre in Sinnamon Park.

Join Peter and Sue Sercombe and the rest of the friendly group at the Daytime Jam’s new home, Rosemount Community Centre.  Get your mid-week uke fix, playing anything from classics to current hit songs. Read more about this popular jam here.

The cafe will be open with coffee, morning tea and lunch available.

The jam is free for members, and costs $5 for visitors.

DATE: Wednesday 12 February 2020
VENUE: Rosemount Community Centre, 620 Seventeen Mile Rocks Road, Sinnamon Park
TIME: 11:00 am until 1:00 pm.

For more information, please contact Sue and Peter on 07 3378 5938.


PARKING

There is no parking onsite, however there is parking on the street.

Access is by walking up next to the construction site in front of the new 7 story building. Entry to the building is via auto opening doors with the option of stairs or lift up one floor.


Bring some spare change to get your tickets in the BUMS Summer Raffle.

Tickets 3 for $5, $2 each.

Win a Cordoba Protégé Concert Ukuele Model U1, gig bag and a bottle of Yellow Glen. Valued at $180!.
Raffle drawn at the 4 March 2020 Coorparoo Jam.

Generously supported by Binary Music, Cleveland.


Most of our songs come from the Internet. Visit our Ukulele Music (in the Ukulele Info menu) for links to Richard G’s songsheets, Bytown songbooks, and many more. The Bytown slow jam songbooks are great for beginners.

Other BUMS Inc jams and events are listed on our News & Events page. Check out all the jams around Brisbane on our Jam Venues page  .

For more ukulele fun, visit us on Facebook www.facebook.com/BrisbaneUkulele, or check out our performances on YouTube/BrisbaneUkulele!