News & Updates
Vera Deacon's funeral

Thursday 3 June 2121,
2:30 pm

Vera Deacon's funeral, Pettigrews Mayfield. The choir has been asked to sing.

CD launch and trivia night

Wednesday 16 June 2021
, 6 pm

Beauford Hotel, 39 Maitland Road, Mayfield.
By pre-booked ticket only ($5) because of a limit on numbers.


Rehearsals are now one and a half hours long (6:30-8:00) until further notice. Someone will be at the door to let you in from about 6:10 to 6:25.


2020 calendar

Some dates are tentative. Keep checking back here for updates. TBD = to be decided.

Rehearsals are 6-8 p.m. every Monday, except for the summer break and occasional special-case cancellations.

13 January 2020: First rehearsal for 2018.

16-19 January 2020: Illawarra Folk Festival. We sing on Sunday 19 January.

17 February 2020, 6 pm: Annual General Meeting, usual rehearsal space.

22 February 2020, 2-3 pm: Seniors Day event, Newcastle Regional Museum, 6 Workshop Way, Newcastle.

24 February 2020: An open evening at our normal rehearsal to invite people interested in joining the Chorus.

  6 March 2020, 6:30 pm: International Women's Day dinner, Club Charlestown, 5 Lincoln St, Charlestown. Cancelled for health reasons.

18 March 2020, 5:45 pm: Maitland library, opening exhibition for 150th anniversary of Eight Hour Movement. Cancelled for health reasons.

Cancelled: Retired Miners' Association reunion had to be called off because of the pending sell-off of the Myuna Bay Recreation Centre.


  4 April, 4:30 pm: Performance at Bowra pub, Bowraville. Cancelled for health reasons.

  1 May 2020: May Day cultural extravaganza. Cancelled for health reasons.

27 June 2020: 7 pm, Broad Left mid-year event, Carrington Bowling Club. Likely to be cancelled.

  4 July 2020: Mid-year party, Glendale. Likely to be cancelled.

TBD: 7 pm, Red Flag Dinner, Carrington Bowling Club.

TBD: Folk Club December celebration. NOTE NEW VENUE: Uniting Church hall, 178 Glebe Road, Merewether.

Last rehearsal for year. We recommence on Monday TBD.

TBD: End-of-year party.