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Next performance

Tuesday 4 July 2017

Book launch at Australian Historical Association Annual Conference, Newcastle Regional Museum. 5 pm start, we sing at approx 5:40.

Winter break

Last rehearsal 15 May.
Break from 16 May to 18 June.
First rehearsal after break 19 June.

2015

2015 calendar

Some dates are tentative. Keep checking back here for updates.

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




12 January 2015: First rehearsal for 2015.

16-18 January 2015: Illawarra Folk Festival. We sing on the Sunday.

  4 February 2015: Tom Uren's funeral, Sydney Town Hall.

  9 February 2015: Annual General Meeting.

  6 March 2015: International Women's Day dinner, Charlestown Bowling Club.

20 March 2015: Retired Miners' Association event, Sport and Recreation Club, Myuna Bay.

  4 April 2014: Belogiannis Martyr Night.

  1 May 2015 6:30 pm: Toast to May Day Dinner, Hunter Unions Building, Level 3.

  2 May 2015, 10 am: May Day March. (We march but do not sing.) Assemble in Beaumont Street, Hamilton.

  2 May 2015, 7 pm: Greek May Day, Socrates Club, 4 Crompton Street Hamilton.

  4 July 2015: Newcastle Folk Club, performing with the Roaring Forties.

11 July 2015: Newcastle People's Chorus winter party.

18 July 2015, afternoon: Combined choirs get-together, Hunter Unions Building.

18 July 2015, evening: Broad Left Function, Carrington Bowling Club.

19 September to 2 October 2015: Tour of New Zealand, five performances.
  • 19 September, 7 pm: Trade Union Centre, 147 Great Road, Auckland.
  • 23 September, 7 pm: The Globe Theatre, 312 Main Street, Palmerston North.
  • 25 September, 5:30 pm: St John's Conference Centre, cnr. Dixon & Wallis Sts, Wellington
  • 30 September, 7 pm: Workers Club, Blackball.
  • 2 October, 7 pm: Knox Church Hall, cnr Bealey Ave & Victoria St, Christchurch.
28 November 2015: Red Flag dinner, Carrington Bowling Club.

 5 December 2015: Folk Club Xmas function.

12 December 2015: Chorus summer party.

14-17 January 2016: Illawarra Folk Festival.

February 2016: Joint “Joe Hill” performance with George Mann.