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.
SPUKES is closed for the duration of the COVID-19 pandemic
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.
Our regular newsletter is sent to all members and any one else interested. You can subscribe using the form further down this page.
On Saturday morning SPUKES kicked off the annual Rosebud Christmas Parade with a street performance for early shoppers and cafe crowds. Later we were joined by the Jqzz Jokers as the Peninsula School of Dance led Santa and his huskies up the hill to the Dimmey’s forecourt.
We’ve been asked to make some videos for our members, and have started getting phone calls and messages asking when the first video will be ready. I hope you enjoy this one as it brings back some happy memories of events we’ve been involved with.
It’s often useful to have all of our song sheets at your fingertips. Here’s how you can connect to our Library using your computer, phone or tablet.
We played this song on Monday 12th February and it sounded great. George Harrison plays a nice 8 bar chord intro before the rest of the “Wilburys” join in. I promised to make a short video of this – and here it is.