Other Ukulele Groups on the Northern Beaches & beyond!

There are lots of wonderful opportunities to make music playing the happiest instrument on the planet on the Northern Beaches and beyond!

We are delighted to provide a list of other ukulele groups and ensembles (not affiliated with Making Music 4 Life) below.

Please note, although we aim to keep these listings up to date, details may vary from time to time so please keep us informed if you become aware of a change.

The Australian Ukulele Teachers & Leaders Association (AUTLA) lists ukulele groups and teachers Australia wide - check out their map for lessons and groups near you - https://autla.org.au

You can also find a list of ukulele groups across Australia here - www.nutthouse.com.au/ukulele/ukegroups.html

If you would like to have your group listed here, please email janine@makingmusic4life.com

Mondays - Dee Why Seniors

  • About? For any level

  • When? Mondays - Beginners from 12:30pm + Intermediate from 1pm

  • Where? Avon Road, Uniting Church Hall Dee Why. 

  • Cost? DY Seniors membership ($40)

  • Contact? Margaret 9997 5120; Julie 9453 2762; Barbara 9981 2283

Tuesdays - U3A TUGS (Tramshed Ukulele Group) Narrabeen

  • About? For any level

  • When? Meet every Tuesday between 1:30pm-3:30pm

  • Where? Narrabeen Baptist Church, 13 Grenfell Avenue, Narrabeen (cnr Wakehurst Parkway), Room 2, level 1. 

  • Cost? U3A membership

  • Contact? John Peters (TUGS), 0412 161 069, jayefpe@hotmail.com or Felicity Davis (beginners), 9979 8633, felicity@sciencefilms.com.au

Wednesdays - Northside NUTS Forestville

  • About? For any level - www.facebook.com/northsideukuleles

  • When? Meet on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month, 10am-12pm

  • Where? Forestville Memorial Hall & Senior Citizens Centre, 2 Starkey St, Forestville

  • Cost? $5/session

  • Contact? John Peters, 0412 161 069, jayefpe@hotmail.com

Wednesdays - Beach NUTS Narrabeen

  • About? For intermediate players. We have a workshop every 4th-5th session. In between we have a music leader who works on one song with us for a few weeks then another song and so on. Visit https://yesbeachnuts.tumblr.com

  • When? Meet the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month, 11am-1pm

  • Where? Narrabeen RSL, 116 Nareen Parade, North Narrabeen NSW 2101

  • Cost? $5/session

  • Contact? Min Bonwick 0475 821 976

Wednesdays - BUSK Chatswood

Wednesdays - West Ryde

  • About?  Meets every month for an all singing all playing ukulele jam. All ukulele players of all levels welcome

  • When? We meet monthly on the 2nd Wednesday, 7pm to 9pm.  

  • Where? The West Ryde Sports Club,  Catham Road, West Ryde.

  • Contact? westrydeukes@gmail.com

Wednesdays - U3A St Ives

  • About? Open to experienced ukulele players only

  • When? Each Wednesday, 9:30am-12:00pm

  • Where? St Ives Uniting Church, Knox Room, Corner Douglas Street and Mona Vale Road, St. Ives. Entrance to Car park is in Douglas Street. In addition, street parking, level walking, disabled facilities Wheelchair accessible. 

  • Contact? : Dennis Simmons, dosimmons41@gmail.com or Barrie Heath, 0450 405 526, fox217@gmail.com

Thursdays - Willoughby Ukestars

Saturdays - Northside NUTS Forestville

  • About? For any level - www.facebook.com/northsideukuleles

  • When? Meet the first Saturday every month - 1pm - learners welcome; 2pm-4pm - strumalong 

  • Where? Forestville Memorial Hall & Senior Citizens Centre, 2 Starkey St, Forestville

  • Cost? $5/session

  • Contact? Les Gordon: 9452 3207 or gordonl4@hotmail.com

The GEKO Combined Primary School Guitar and Ukulele Orchestra

  • About? Suitable for primary school aged children - www.facebook.com/carlosmusic.net

  • When? Regular sessions held after school

  • Where? Northern Beaches, Sydney

  • Contact? Carlos Villanueva 0419 470 090