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Welcome to Victoria’s Oldest Folklore Club
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  The goals of the VFMC are:  

Our Regular Activities


Join our round-robin playing session most Tuesday evenings..

photo of a session

Every Tuesday evening, except the second Tuesday of the month which is reserved for the Concert.

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Next Concert
Tue 11th February 2020
  picture of Ellen Hundley and Bill Desailly Ellen Hundley and Bill Desailly
A mutual love of traditional music brought Ellen Hundley and Bill Desailly together. Ellen's fine voice and delicate accordion provides the melody, and Bill's mastery of guitar chord accompaniment provides the rhythm. They perform songs from every corner of the globe - accumulated during their many years of travel.
Next Dance
Family Bush Dance
Sat 1st February 2020
picture of Brumbies Bush Band Melbourne's Favourite Bush Band Formed in 1978, the Brumbies have performed for generations of Melbourne's folkies and bush dancers. With a vast repertoire of dances, and one of the best dance callers in Australia, the Brumbies entertain dancers of all ages, from kinder to pensioners, and from experts to beginners. Our songs are mainly traditional Australian, but include some more modern and some international items.

East Ringwood Elderly Citizens Hall

Melway ref. 50B8


A light supper of tea, coffee and biscuits is provided.

The goals of the VFMC are:

  • to preserve, research and popularise our Australian Folklore Heritage of traditional songs, music, poetry, prose and dance.
  • to encourage the creation of contemporary songs, music, poetry, prose and dance in the traditional style.
  • to maintain forums where singers, musicians, reciters, dancers and interested organisations may exchange information, receive help and guidance for the understanding and promotion of Australian Folklore.

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