Southern Peninsula Ukulele Group

Come and Join Us

Southern Peninsula Ukulele Group
Rosebud, Victoria, Australia

SPUKES is a community based ukulele group located in Rosebud where people of all ages come together to enjoy a few hours of ukulele strumming, singing and friendship.  We meet on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of the Month and alternate Mondays.

Throughout the year we play at various events such as the Rosebud Kite Festival, Buskfest, Christmas Parade and other community based fundraising events.

Next Sessions and Events

Saturdays with Karen and Alan

Saturdays (12 noon – 3 pm) at Rosebud Memorial Hall
Held on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month attract 60 to 70 members on average. $5 per session including afternoon tea.

Date/Time Details
27/04/2019
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday Group Session
Rosebud Memorial Hall, Rosebud Victoria

Note the change of time for this Saturday Session


11/05/2019
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday Group Session
Rosebud Memorial Hall, Rosebud Victoria

Saturday Group Session


25/05/2019
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday Group Session
Rosebud Memorial Hall, Rosebud Victoria

Saturday Group Session


Alan's Monday Morning Mayhem

Mondays (9:30 am – 11:30 am) at Rosebud Memorial Hall
This smaller group meets on the first and third Mondays of the month. $5 per session including morning tea.

Date/Time Details
06/05/2019
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Monday Group Session
Rosebud Memorial Hall, Rosebud Victoria

Monday Group Session


20/05/2019
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Monday Group Session
Rosebud Memorial Hall, Rosebud Victoria

Monday Group Session


03/06/2019
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Monday Group Session
Rosebud Memorial Hall, Rosebud Victoria

Monday Group Session


Community Events

Times and locations vary so check each event for full details
Some venues only allow limited numbers of performers or have access limitations. Karen or Alan will have all the information.

Date/Time Details
01/05/2019
1:15 pm - 2:30 pm
genU Karingal St Laurence
genU Leon Avenue, Rosebud Victoria

Space may be limited for this event so please contact Alan if you’d like to participate. Meet at 1:15 for a 1:30 start. We’ll do a one hour set.


05/05/2019
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Peninsula Folk Club Workshop
Frankston Bowling Club, Frankston

Ukulele workshop and Concert. We have a 3 song spot. Entry fee $8.0O.


13/05/2019
1:15 pm - 2:30 pm
Country Club Lodge
Country Club Lodge, Safety Beach Vic

A small venue. Please check with Alan if you’d like to participate.. We’ll do a one hour set from 1:30pm to 2:30pm. Meet at 1:15pm.


Our Latest News

We post short items that may be of interest to our members, new members, our local community and the wider music community as well.

You can see more news on our Facebook page.

Our regular newsletter is sent to all members and any one else interested. You can subscribe using the form further down this page.

Chris Dovey Uke Maker

Chris Dovey Uke Maker

There are only a handful of ukulele luthiers in Australia and they all come from a musical background. Chris Dovey of Rosebud came to music and SPUKES through his skills in fine woodworking.

Girgarre Moosic Muster

You’ll have heard a lot from members who went to the Girgarre Moosic Muster in January. See who you can spot in these videos.

Rosebud Rock Fest November 2018

The Rosebud Foreshore RockFest is a fun filled festival celebrating all that was great from the ‘50’s & ‘60’s. SPUKES will be playing as a part of the street entertainment on Saturday 17th November 2018.

Everyone's welcome!

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