Central Coast 6th annual Ukulele festival 2017

A huge thank you to all who came and supported our 6th Central Coast Ukulele Festival 2017.

It was brilliant. Thank you to all the acts, clubs and collectives who came, supported and enjoyed our event.

Our photo’s will be available soon from various sources and a variety can be found at Long Story Short Photography.

A huge thank you to our masters Walt Keale and Bill Griffin for making our festival magic! Thank you to our new friends The Ukulele Death Squad for bringing the house down! You guys were awesome and we wish you luck in world domination!

To Cameron Murray, Mirrabooka, Ohana, The Cleaning Ladies, Jack N Jel. Thank you for your brilliant performance and amazing support.

Thank you to the Central Coast Ukulele Club for all your hard work from fundraising, volunteering, raffles, compare duties, everything to make this the success it was.

Thank you to The Coversheets, Little Black Ducks, Ukastle Ukestra, Swingalele’s, Z Chords, The Blue Mugs, Led Ukz, Ukelles, Flat Foot Floozy, Small Hat Big Country, The Verahdah Band, Island Style, Uke Box, Foggy Foggy Duo, Christina Green, Nick Paisley, Janwell Public School, St Patricks Public School, Tuggerah Public School, Nathan Parker, Elliot Mylchest, The Old School, Wolli Creakers, for your great performances.

Thank you to all our sponsors, Central Coast Ukulele Club, Central Coast Council, Diggers at The Entrance, Musical Central Gosford, Jacks Music Newcastle, 2GO-SeaFM, Blake James, Travel Managers, Buskuleles, Mr T Hyland. KoAloha Ukulele.

Thank you to all our volunteers.

A huge thank you to Rob Kitney supplying his expertise in audio engineering and sound to our festival it’s not an easy job and we all appreciate the huge hours you have put in to help make this a success. Thank you to your audio team Glenn, Blake and Brodie. Thank you to Glenn and Rosie always for your unbelievable support and kindness

We will be posting photo’s as we go. Pleas enjoy these few pics

Cheers

Liz

Central Coast 6th annual Ukulele Festival

The 6th Annual Central Coast Ukulele Festival starts tomorrow Thursday 21st September 2017 – Sunday 24th September 2017, Memorial Park, The Entrance Foreshore  New South Wales

We have an exciting event ready for you to enjoy. Check out our program

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This event is made possible due to the ongoing support from the following organizations and people

  • Central Coast Ukulele Club
  • Central Coast Council
  • 2GO and Sea FM
  • Diggers@The Entrance
  • Jacks Music Newcastle
  • Music Centre Gosford
  • Koaloha Ukulele Hawaii
  • Travel Managers – as individual as you are
  • Mr T. Hyland
  • Buskuleles
  • Blake James
  • The Old Bank Café
  • Mi Cantina
  • RFS Ourimbah
  • ABC Radio – Scott Levi
  • NBN news – Central Coast
  • Lauren Kitney
  • Callan Micallef
  • Deb selby and Vickie Dean
  • Liz Kitney, Rob Kitney
  • LA Flowerland

SERVICES IN THE PARK

  • RFS OURIMBAH
  • Central Coast Community First Aid
  • Public Toilets are located to the right of the stage at the end of the building
  • Check out our fantastic stalls with amazing gifts and festival goodies
  • Check out the delicious array of food vendors here today
  • Want to buy a ukulele you can do that too

RAFFLE TICKET ARE AVAILABLE

We are selling 3 individual raffles with brilliant prizes.

The Big Raffle One. The Prizes are:-

Ken Done signed CCUF Print

Ron Macquarrie beautifully hand made ukulele tenor

Leho solid body UBass with case (Blue) 

(total prize package value over $2500)

Raffle Two. The Prize is

A beautufil Koaloha concert ukulele KCO-10 Opio concert from Hawaii

(value over $1000)

Raffle Three. The Prize is

A brilliant  ukulele package – A Cordoba Concert Ukulele with case and tuner

(value over $400)

for our RFS – Donations

FIREFIGHTERS CLIMB FOR MOTOR NEURONE DISEASE

On Sat 14th October Angela who is part of the Ourimbah RFS will be climbing the iconic Sydney Tower along with hundreds of fire fighters as quickly as possible in full structural firefighting ensemble to raise money and awareness of Motor Neuron Disease (MND)

Teams of firefighters will race to climb all 1504 stairs (98 Floors) of the Sydney Tower Eye each carrying an additional 20KG of gear.

It will be a gruelling challenge but nothing comparison to the challenge patients with MND face everyday.

Anyone wishing to make a donation please see the RFS in the Memorial Park.

Cant wait to see you at The Central Coast Ukulele Festival

Memorial Park, The Entrance Foreshore  New South Wales

cheers

Liz

Central Coast Ukulele Festival only 4 weeks to go!

The 6th Annual Central Coast Ukulele Festival is only 4 weeks away.

Make sure you have your Dinner Show tickets or call (02) 4332 3399 to book a table.

A fabulous night with

Mirrabooka

Jack n Jel

Cameron Murray

Ukulele Death Squad

Walt Keale and Bill Griffin

This will be a night you will never forget. So much talent in one room while you feast upon a delicious two course meal.

All weekend we have some amazing talent to entertain you including our very own Lucky Starr to kick start the events over the entire weekend.

Site maps, Program, workshops will be all listed here soon, so stand by.

Hope to see you at The 6th Annual Ukulele Festival September 21-24  2017

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Hi Everyone,

Please note the Central Coast Ukulele Festival program is currently being updated and dates and times of events will be available shortly.

We’ve added two new venues and workshops so please standby for further information.

Dinner show seats are still available! For bookings the phone number is 4332 3399.

It promises to be a fantastic evening jammed pack full of entertainment!

Site map of festival will also be available soon.

For market stall enquiries call 0412 837 008.

For all accommodation enquiries call The Entrance Visitors Centre on 4334 4213.

Further information will be updated weekly.

Thank you

Cheers,

Liz and the Central Coast Ukulele Festival

12 weeks to go! Central Coast Ukulele Festival 2017

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Bookings are now open for Central Coast Ukulele Festival Dinner Show.

Please call Diggers at The Entrance on (02) 4332 3399.

Tickets are $65 per person for a fabulous night of entertainment with our international and selected artists!

Workshops are played throughout the Festival so watch this space.

The Big Jam Night (Saturday 23rd September) is proving to be a popular event!

Applications for performers are closing soon.

Applications for markets are still open.

We’ll be updating this website with the Festival Program and more exciting news as the Festival gets closer. We’ll have exciting raffles available shortly.

If you would like to come on board as a sponsor please contact Liz.