Monday, February 15, 2016

Raffle Winners

Thank you to everyone that purchased a raffle ticket or three.
It helped us raise money to cover a big part of our costs. So now we can start to plan for the 8th Blue Mountains Ukulele Festival in 2017 (10 to 12 February)!

The Raffle winners were:

1st prize: M Bonwick
2nd prize: A Andersen
3rd prize: R Pinkerton
4th prize: G Cook


And of course a huge "Thank You" to our raffle sponsors, Helloworld Katoomba, KoAloha Ukuleles, Blue Mountains Accommodation and Tourism Association and The Carrington Hotel!

(See Raffle Terms and Conditions for more information.)

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Festival cost - Free!

The Festival is just days away and we often receive messages at this time asking how much it costs to attend the festival.

And we are always delighted to tell you ... it's FREE!

All through Saturday and Sunday the performances and workshops are all free.

However if there is a workshop you are keen on make sure you get there nice and early to grab a seat and as they do fill up fast.

Don't forget to take a look at the program to plan how to spend your weekend.

Have a great Festival!

Monday, January 25, 2016

Festival fundraising raffle

We always have a great raffle each year to fund our free festival. 2016 is no exception. Our wonderful sponsors have chipped in help us offer these exciting prizes:

1st prize: Return Economy Class flights for 2 people to Melbourne plus 2 nights accommodation in a 4 star CBD hotel plus return airport to hotel transfers* courtesy of Helloworld Katoomba.

2nd prize: A Koaloha Hawaiian ukulele.

3rd prize: Mid-week break for two in the Blue Mountains courtesy of Blue Mountains Accommodation and Tourism Association.

4th prize: High Tea for two at the iconic Carrington Hotel (Katoomba, NSW).

Look out at the festival for our wandering Raffle Ticket Sellers!

*See Raffle Terms and Conditions for more information.

Sunday, January 24, 2016

The Program is here!!

It's always exciting when we can get our hands on the Festival program and we know how many of you use it to plan your weekend.

So here it is!!

Page 1 & 4 for the introduction, sponsor kudos and map of the area,


Page 2 & 3 for the nitty gritty program.

Of course you can pick up a copy on the day so no need to print at home unless you really need to get your highlighters out and plan away!

Saturday, January 9, 2016

The world's largest ukulele festival in Katoomba - Blue Mountains, Australia.

The worlds largest ukulele festival is held in Katoomba each February with over 100 acts and free workshops.

Visit our Festival page for more information and follow us on Facebook for updates.

For help finding accommodation visit www.bluemts.com.au.

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Final Program

The 2015 Blue Mountains Ukulele Festival has arrived, and in case you missed it earlier, here is the Program.

Click on the image for the full 2 page program (scroll down to see timetable and Act summaries).

Large (A3) size programs will be available on the Saturday.

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/66030526/BlueMUGs/2015%20Blue%20Mountains%20Ukulele%20Festival%20Program.pdf

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

The Blue Mountains Ukulele Festival Raffle

We always have a great raffle each year to fund our free festival. 2015 is no exception. Our wonderful sponsors have chipped in help us offer these exciting prizes:

1st prize: Return flights and accommodation in Cairns (QLD, Australia) for two (for 1 week) courtesy of Helloworld Katoomba

2nd prize: A Koaloha Hawaiian KSM-03 extended pineapple soprano ukulele

3rd prize: Mid-week break for two in the Blue Mountains courtesy of Blue Mountains Lithgow Oberon Tourism

4th prize: High Tea for two at the iconic Carrington Hotel (Katoomba, NSW)

Look out at the festival for our wandering Raffle Ticket Sellers!

Raffle Terms and Conditions