News & Updates
At-home rehearsals

Until such time as normal rehearsals can be resumed, two songs will be mailed out each fortnight for members to rehearse at home.

Next performance

Uncertain because of covid-19 epidemic.


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, but likely to be cancelled.

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

  4 July 2020: Mid-year party, Glendale.

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.