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.


2018 calendar

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

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

15 January 2018: First rehearsal for 2018.

19-21 January 2018: Illawarra Folk Festival. We sing on the Sunday.

12 February 2018: Annual General Meeting.

  9 March 2018: International Women's Day dinner, Charlestown Bowling Club.

16 March 2018: Retired Miners' Association event, Sport and Recreation Club, Myuna Bay.

12 April 2018: Book launch for Malcolm Bailey's book, Gallipoli Club, Hamilton.

29 April 2018: May Day march. Starts 10 am at Hamilton railway terminus.

  1 May 2018: May Day cultural celebration, 6:30 at Wickham Park hotel.

  9-10 June 2018: 30th anniversary of Brisbane Combined Unions Choir. Song workshops Saturday afternoon, dinner-concert Saturday evening, brunch Sunday morning.

30 June 2018: Broad Left mid-year event, details to be confirmed.

28 July 2018: 30th anniversary of Newcastle People's Chorus party. Sydney and Wollongong choirs will be invited to participate.

4 August 2018: Hiroshima Day. Assemble by 10 am at clock tower Hamilton, march from there to Gregson Park.

17 October 2018: Concert with George Mann.

24 November 2018: Red Flag dinner, 7 pm, Carrington Bowling Club.

  1 December 2018: Folk Club Christmas party.

  8 December 2018: People's Chorus Christmas party.

10 December 2018: 6 pm, Human Rights exhibition, Lovett Gallery, Regional Library, Laman St, Newcastle.