We celebrated our Diamond Jubilee in 2014 with events every month. Major events were the Concert at Addison Road Main Hall, & Dinner at Ermington Community Centre.
We also appeared at a number of Festivals & links to reports appear below.
Goulburn Gathering, Bush Traditions
Illawarra Folk Festival
Kangaroo Valley Folk Festival
National Folk Festival
Advert in Trad'n'Now
60th Anniversary booklet
President Sharyn Mattern's speech at the Dinner
presidents, treasurers, secretaries, MCs
members and past members
Tunes – 5 entries
2nd Maggie Sommerville - Purple Jenny
3rd Claire Doherty - Macavity
Songs – 18 entries
2nd Maggie Sommerville - Waratah Bay
3rd Tony Smith - Wiradjuri Country
Poems – 15 entries
2nd Noel May - That’s My Spot
3rd Allen Davis - Women of the West
Dance – 17 entries
Comments from the Guest Book say it all & check out our blog for illustrated articles on our year.
Extracts from our guest book
Previous blog articles
Report on our 60th Anniversary Concert, 15th November 2014
60th Anniversary Heritage Ball - the Masked Ball & Picnic at Australian Pioneer Village
BMC Anniversaries - 60th Anniversary Member's Dinner, Ermington Community Centre March 2014
BMC Anniversaries - 60th Anniversary slide show from The Diamond Jubilee Concert, Saturday 30th August 2014 -3rd article.
BMC Anniversaries - 60th Anniversary slide show from The Diamond Jubilee Concert, Saturday 30th August 2014 - 2nd article.
BMC Anniversaries - 60th Anniversary slide show from The Diamond Jubilee Concert, Saturday 30th August 2014 -1st article.
Report on BMC @ Bush Traditions Gathering, October 2014
BMC @ Bush Traditions, Goulburn 2014 - Ball & dance fashions
BMC @ Turning Wave Festival of Irish & Australian Music, September 2014
Report on BMC & member's gigs, Illawarra Folk Festival 2014
BMC at Kangaroo Valley Folk Festival, 2014