2021 NZ Ukulele Squad & Kiwilele Performances


Dunedin Ukulele Kids’ Jam – In association with Music Education Otago
Tuesday 7th & Wednesday 8th December 2021
Time: 10am – 12pm
Venue: Taieri College Performing Arts Centre
Address: 3 Green Street, Mosgiel, Dunedin 9024  
Note: Registrations are now closed, please contact Ali Caldwell for enquiries

Invercargill Big Strum

Tuesday 23rd November 2021
Time: 10am – 12pm
Venue: Hansen Hall – Southern Institute of Technology
Address: Cnr Forth and Ythan Streets, Invercargill

Nelson Kiwileles Jam

Monday 1st November
Time: tba
Venue: Waimea Intermediate
Address: 48 Salisbury Road, Richmond 7020

Wellington Kiwileles Jam

Wednesday 10th November
Time: tba
Venue: Evans Bay Intermediate School
Address: 14A Kemp Street, Kilbirnie, Wellington 6022

NZ Ukulele Festival

Saturday 20th November (rain date Sunday 21st November)
Time: Programme runs from 12pm to 3pm, venue open for schools to set up their marquees from 10am 
Venue: The Trusts Arena
Address: Central Park Drive, Henderson, Auckland 0610


2021 Competitions

Uke Art Competition Entry Form 2021

Uke-Can-Do-It Competition Entry Form 2021

K-Factor Competition Entry Form 2021

2020 Winners

Uke Can Do It:

1st Place: “Different” by Tomuri Spicer from Kings High School, Dunedin
2nd Place“Right at Home” by Eugene Odiaz, Sacred Heart College, Auckland
3rd Place: ”Don’t Have to Worry” by Jedi Jumig from Rangitoto College, Auckland
Each of the finalists will receive a NZ Ukulele certificate and music vouchers from our wonderful sponsors NZ Rockshop.    1st Prize $300, 2nd Prize $200, 3rd Prize $100 .


Uke Quest:

1st Place: Summer Huston
2nd Place: Zoe Burnett
3rd Place: Emma Reid

Here is Summer’s entry:



Foxton Beach School, Horowhenua

They will be receiving the Bill Sevesi performance trophy, a NZ Ukulele certificate and thanks to our wonderful sponsors KBB Music they will also receive a $300 KBB Music Voucher.



Each Category winner receives a ukulele hand-painted with their winning design thanks to our wonderful Sponsors Excite Music and Art Academy

Outside the Box: Eden Morley from Waitakere Primary

Pasifika: Olivia Laumatia from Puhinui School

Kiwiana: Zara MacMenigall from St Marys School, Ellerslie