2019 Winners

Uke Can Do It:

Smile by Hannah Milo.



Chautelle O’Donnell



Avondale Primary School

Tania Jeffs Sevesi presenting the K-Factor trophy to Avondale Primary School.



Outside the Box: Oleina Olo

Pasifika: Hanalina Tanuvasa

Kiwiana: Eden Morley

Highly Commended: Rosu Arun





2020 Kiwileles’ Rehearsals

Registered Kiwilele Schools can bring along their Kiwileles to experience the magic of one of our festival rehearsals! This will be a great experience for the kids and a good way to practice all the songs in a big group before the festival. 


Auckland – Central
To be advised.

To be advised.

Auckland – South
To be advised.


Kiwileles’ Songbook Playthrough events:


Dunedin – Tuesday 21st July

Venue: St Clair School, 135 Richardson Street, Dunedin

Time: 3:45pm to 5:30pm


Auckland – Saturday 8th August

Venue: Dilworth Junior Campus, 27 Omahu Road, Remuera

Time: 1pm to 2.15pm (prior to the MENZA AGM at 2.30pm)


Wellington – Wednesday 12th August

Venue: Holy Cross School, 2 Athens Street, Miramar, Wellington

Time: 4pm to 5.30pm


Upcoming 2020 NZ Ukulele Squad  & Kiwileles’ Performances:

Dunedin Kid’s Uke Jam – date to be advised.

Wellington Kiwileles Jam – Tuesday Oct 20th -10am to 12.30pm.  Venue: Holy Cross School Hall, 2 Athens Street, Miramar, Wellington.

NZ Ukulele Squads and Kiwileles will perform at The NZ Ukulele Festival, 12pm – 3pm at Trusts Arena on Sat 7th November 2020. In case of adverse weather, this will move to Sunday 8th November 2020.