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5 February                Studio Folk Club Armidale

23 February              Armidale Care for Seniors Tropicana day

4 March                     MATRIX Tea Dance, Melbourne

20-23 April                SCUM Tropulele Festival, Kenilworth

24 April                      Ukulele workshop at Noosa Heads

7 June                         Ageing Artfully New England Regional Art Gallery

10 June                     Redlands Ukukele Festival Dinner Show Brisbane

1 July                         Yamba Ukes workshop

30 July                       Mid Winter Ukulele Indulgence, Valla Beach

30, 31 August  &       3 days of workshops for Maryborough Musos
1 September               Performance at Maryborough Musos

17 September           Deepwater Ukes workshop

19 October                 Tablelands Community Support 25 Years Celebrations

21 October                 Valla's Got Talent: Festival of Small Halls WE WON! 

5 November               Studio Folk Club, Armidale

16 November             Workshop for Unstrung Music, Werribee 

18/19  November      Deniliquin Uke Muster 

25 November             Festival of Small Halls, Valla Beach with Liz Stringer and Vance Gilbert USA

2 December               Carleen's Birthday Party, Kelly's Plains


8-12 January       Camp Creative: Ukulele workshops

20  January             Guyra Lamb and Potato Festival Ukulele Extravaganza
28 January              Workshop for Yamba Ukes
29 January               Team-building workshop for Evans Head Preschool
9 February                Blue Mountains Ukulele Festival
9 March                    New England Conservatorium of Music Yr 10 Music Day with ukuleles
15 March                  Armidale Family Support Conference: Circle Songs on the Mat
22 March                  International Women's Day at Mary Bolton Cottage Macksville
19-22 April               Sunshine Coast Ukulele Fiesta, Kenilworth QLD
10 June                    Rural Australians for Refugees Concert, Nambucca Heads
30 June                     Multicultural Women's Night, Armidale
27 July                       2NVR radio interview
5 August                    Valla Beach Mid Winter Ukulele Indulgence
15 November           Ballarat Ukulele Club
16, 17 & 18 Nov      Deni Uke Muster



Camp Creative, Bellingen 14-18 January 2019

5 Days of ukulele mayhem culminating in a gala concert. Great ukulele friendships made and networks formed.

2019 March/April

Ukulele Caravan Tour kicks off on March 14, 2019

After a bit of a health hiatus, those Wild Women are off again. 

17 March: Workshop at Junee, The Junee Hotel @ 6.30pm

19 March:  Workshop at Albury, The Albion Hotel @ 7pm

20 March: Benalla. Collect our CDs! Woohoo!

20 March: Concert at Guildford Music Hall @ 7pm

21 March: Workshop at Guildford @ 1pm Guildford Stables

21 March: 'Chord Twins' workshop at The Bunch of Grapes Hotel, Ballarat. Trybooking

22 March: Over the waters to Tasmania

25 March: Workshop at St Helen's Tasmania, St Helens Neighbourhood House. Contact David  at

27, 28. 29 March: Hobart. Cygnet and Margate uke groups

30/31 March: Launceston

1 April: Back across the water

4 April: Workshop for U3A Bairnsdale, Vic. Contact Pam 0408 663 031

5 April: Workshop for U3A Lakes Entrance, Vic. Contact Sue 0409 389 658

7 April: Gang Gang Twang, Canberra, workshop and performance. Ainsley Arts Centre

9 April: Workshop and concert at ​The Montgomery Theatre, 10 Endeavour Drive, RSL Anzac Village, Narrabeen 6-8pm

            Bookings essential: Janine ​​0410 466 546

10 April: Gladesville, School ukulele teachers workshop, Gladesville Public School

13 April: Workshop and concert for Gosford Ukulele Troupe Contact Michelle:


27/28 April: Music, Literacy and Ukulele Training sessions, Armidale

30 April/2 May: 'Circle Songs on the Mat', Guyra and Walcha Family Support Services Playgroups


17,18 and 19 May: Yamba Ukes Weekend at Broomshead.



Preparation for the Valla Beach Ukulele Camp and Beach Party!

AND becoming Great-grandmothers!!


2, 3 and 4 August: Valla Beach Ukulele Camp & Beach Party hosted by the Wild Women.

            Special guests Samantha Muir (UK)

                                       Paul Jonson (NZ)

Aussie tutors and performers: Jack n Jel, Newcastle                                      

                                                      Ruth Allen, Port Macquarie

                                                      Janine Shearer, Sydney

                                                      Steph Payne, Werribee VIC

                                                      Ian Porter, Sydney

                                                      The Wild Women of Anywhere Beach

ALL WELCOME at the  Super Star Concert at Valla Beach Tourist Park Saturday 3 August from 7pm

Tickets at the door. $25/$20.

17 August: The Acoustic Club, Macksville

                      the MUSIC STATION from 6.00pm

                      8 Princess St Macksville

                      Wild Women on at approx 7.30pm

23-25 August Central Coast Ukulele and Folk Festival

             Hot Stuff workshop at 10 am Sunday 25 August

             Great Australian Songs workshop at 11am Sunday 25 August

             Wild Women of Anywhere Beach performance at 1.30pm  Sunday 25 August

24 August Troubadour Folk Club Woy Woy

27 August: Hawaiian themed corporate event. Pacific Bay Resort, Coffs Harbour.

13-15 September: SPRUKE Brisbane at Sunpac 470 McCullough St, Sunnybank Brisbane.

            Workshop at 1.30pm, Saturday 14 September

            Performance at 3.25pm, Saturday 14 September 

17 September: Brisbane Unplugged. New Farm Bowls Club, 7.30pm

18 September: Red Hill Folk. Red Hill Community Sports Club, 22 Fulcher Rd. Red Hill @ 7pm

19 September: Workshop for Gympie Gusto. Australian Institute of Country Music 2pm

12 October: Forster Jumping Fleas: Strumming Tips and Tricks Workshop at Christian Life Centre, Kenrose St, Forster. 2pm. 

                       Contact Roberta on 0414872680 to book a spot.

13 October: Performing at Warner's Bay Hotel, Newcastle somewhere between 3 and 6pm. 


14 October: Workshop at BUK Balmain Ukulele Klub. Ukulele ensemble 'Istanbul not Constantinople', plus Wild Women performance. 

                      Contact Sue 0419 696 713 or email

25 October: Pinking Up Macksville. 9am on 2NVR radio. River stage, opposite Rose's Cafe.

25 October: Reclaim the Night, Nambucca Heads

1 December: Bushfire fundraiser at The Studio Folk Club, Armidale 6.30pm Raising funds for the Wytaliba community.

15 December: The Valla Beach Garage Band House Concert: 2.30pm @ 103 Ocean View Drv, Valla Beach


January 2020: Camp Creative Bellingen 13 - 17 January.

Places are filling up. Go to to book a place.

February 6 & 7: Two consecutive morning workshops 10am-12 at Blaxland Community Centre.

                              Contact Cheryl to book. ph 0429 131 141. All levels catered for including absolute beginners

February 8: Blue Mountains Ukulele Festival. The Wild Women are on at the Family Hotel at 4.30pm.

February 10: Workshop for the Troubalukers at The Everglades COuntry Club, Woy Woy 10am-12 midday. Dunban Rd Woy Woy

February 12: Ryde Ukulele Club. Workshop at Putney Community Club, 68 Frances St. Putney. 


March 4: New England Conservatorium of Music Yr 10 Music Day Ukulele workshop.


May 10: Stu Fuchs workshop at Valla Beach.  Followed by a concert with Wild Women as support act CANCELLED 

July 31 - August 2: Valla Beach Ukulele Camp and Beach Party. Bookings open on 1 May.  CANCELLED Next year!

August 29: Play Music on the Verandah Day 2020

The Valla Beach Garage Band, The Wild Women of Anywhere Beach and the fabulous pianist 

and entertainer, Heather Rose, all on the Verandah on Ocean View Rd, Valla Beach 2pm-4pm.

September 28-30: Performances and  Workshops on the way to Millmerran CANCELLED 

October 2, 3 and 4: Millmerran Camp Oven: Evening entertainment at the Millerran Caravan Park

October 6 - 10: Performances and  Workshops in and around Brisbane  CANCELLED 

October 16: Newcastle Ukulele Festival CANCELLED 

November 20, 21, 22: Deniliquin Uke Muster CANCELLED



Bellingen Shire Arts Week workshops

11 Jan: 10am Beginners Strumming for songs. 2pm Fingerstyle Ukulele

12 Jan: 10am Hawaiian Ukulele  2pm: Playing Up the Dusty End

13 Jan: 10amMotown  2pm Playing Jazz standards

14 Jan: 10am Queen songs on your ukulele

 14 January: Wild Women of Anywhere Beach in Concert supported by the Valla Beach Garage Band and                                     workshop participants



March 3: New England Conservatorium of Music Yr 10 Music Day Ukulele workshop

March 17: St Patricks day with the Valla Beach Garage Band, Nambucca Heads


April 22: Boobooks  Soiree, Armidale Bookshop 5.30-7.30pm

April 28: Southport U3A workshop 11.30am

April 30: House Concert Brisbane (Albany Creek) 7pm


May 1 and 2: Three Intermediate workshops in Albany Creek: Fingerstyle playing, Up the Dusty End and Intro to Jazz

May 5: Beginners workshop, 'The Avenue',  Maroochydore 1.30pm

May 5: Concert for 'The Avenue', Maroochydore 4.30pm

May 7: House Concert Toowoomba

May 8: Three Workshops for Toowoomba Ukulele group and U3A

May 11: House concert, Yamba/Iluka

May 12: Workshop for Yamba Ukes 10am

May 27: Workshop and concert for Forster Jumping Fleas. Contact Roberta at

May 29: Troubadour Folk Club Woy Woy Everglades Country Club, Woy Woy 

                To book:

May 31: Workshop and concert for the Lightly Strung Orchestra, Seaforth


Classical Ukulele Workshop: "New music for ukulele". 

Play and learn some pieces by international ukulele composers.

Books will be available to purchase. Books by Elisabeth Pfieffer (Germany), Paul Mansell (UK), Samantha Muir (UK), Loretta Notareschi (USA), David Roche (UK), Choan Galvez (Spain), Tony Mizen, Sally Carter


Preparation for the Valla Beach Ukulele Camp and Beach Party 


13-15 August: Unfortunately the Beach Camp is CANCELLED THIS YEAR

Valla Beach Ukulele Camp and Beach Party: 2021 in Urunga. 



September 17: Studio 3 Nambucca Valley Radio 2NVR 105.9. 6-8pm POSTPONED TO A FUTURE DATE


November 19-21: Deni Uke Muster TBC POSTPONED UNTIL NEXT YEAR






4 March: Forster Jumping Fleas Workshop

5 March: Troubadour Folk Club

10 March: Workshop for Memory Lane, Bairnsdale Vic

11 March: Uke workshops for the Bairnsdale Mob!

12 March: Fundraiser Concert Bairnsdale

14 March: Uke workshop Lakes Entrance

15 March: Workshop and Concert Briagolong 

18 March: Showcase Concert at Melbourne Ukulele Festival (MUF)

19 March: Workshop at MUF

20 March: WW gig at MUF

26 March: Frankston Workshop and Concert with Green Fieldz

27 March: Cranbourne Workshop and Concert

2 April: Ukandandah Workshops and Concert, Yackandandah

5 April: Deni Uke Group, Queen Workshop, Deniliquin NSW

7-9 April: Ardlethan Music Muster

1 June: South West Rocks Workshop and concert

3 June: Concert for CHUMS Camdenhaven

3 June: Kendall Music Exchange featured artists

15 June: Online workshop for Calgary Ukulele Group. Canada

22-24 July Jazz weekend in Valla Beach with Sam Lemann

6 August: Wild Women at Valla Beach Community Markets

9 - 11 September: Newkulele Festival, Newcastle: Wild Women of Anywhere Beach,

                                      Valla Beach Garage Band, Blue Gum Blossom Jazz Ensemble

21 September: Newcastle Wax Lyrical, featured artist

22 September: Workshop for Forster Jumping Fleas

21 November: Manildra St Joseph's Catholic School workshops for classes

22 November: Manildra Public School, workshops for classes

23 November: Manildra Early Learning Centre, 'Circle Songs on the Mat'

24 November: Manildra Public School, workshops for classes

25 November: Manildra Public School rehearsal for concert

                               Music in Manildra Gala Concert

26 November: Music in Manildra Ukulele Workshops

27 November: Music in Manildra Jam

29 November: Workshop for Parkes Ukulele Group

2 December: Workshop for Orange Ukulele Group (Walking in the Air),

                             Orange Conservatorium

3 December: Workshop (Tips and Tricks/Istanbul) and concert for Grenfell Ukulele Group

4 December: Workshop (Tequila!/Blues) and concert for Dubbo Ukulele Group

11 December: Valla Beach Garage Band and Blue Gum Blossom celebration!

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