OUR UKULELE SCHOOL - FREE & OH' SO POPULAR!

Mick Angeles -is a great Teacher- missed his calling I reckon- starts off with raw recruits every year- and transforms them into a Ukulele Band by Sunday!  for their big stage debut!  These lessons all week are free- don't worry if you do not have a Ukulele- some are provided- !

NEWS FROM JANUARY 2020

Well here we are another year- Happy Holidays everyone- some of you will be cruising no doubt- some of you on the road- some like me at home & enjoying that. I must confess our poor old Country is taking a battering from natural disasters-but we must all look forward- and stay positive! Music is the absolute best remedy for most things! and we surely have some fabulous talent -just for you!  A new thing this year - a Songwriters workshop- if you are serious about learning about that- this bloke! Allan Caswell- is as good as it gets here in our land down under!  On Thursday 17th- an all day workshop-

contact Allan - allan@allancaswell.com

And don't forget our free Ukulele School -with Mick Angeles- Mick had more than 20 students last year!  and some very happy smiles on stage for our Super Sunday! no need to book just come along- kicks off on Tuesday 15th September. 

Photo below of our super Ukulele lineup for 2018 . Allan Caswell Songwriters workshop on Thursday 17th- prior to our big weekend!   

I think this is 2018 Ukulele School- searching for 2019 photo?

DATES -BONY MOUNTAIN -2020- SEPTEMBER -18-19-20

Our dates for 2020- now- SEPTEMBER -18-19-20 - Conratulations to our Early Bird winners!  CHERYL BEMROSE-  VICKI & GREG STARK- LORETTA HUGHES  and we already have people Booking in- so Bookings are open- don't miss out on your favorite Camp?  We already have our main acts booked for 2020- . Bigger & better but also greener- and wetter!  hopefully. I sang my rain song on Sunday night- so it always works! After this weekend gone! I feel like it is all worthwhile!  what a wonderful week-and the music was so special ! with world class Bands- Performers-Dancers- how blessed we are to be able to soak up so much talent in one weekend!  If you missed it- well I am sorry- but if you were here with us!  thank you all once again for being part of the Bony Mountain family!  some Highlights coming & a new Volunteers page going up -so we invite any Volunteers to check in - sign up- and you can choose when you want to come ! all details on Volunteer page.  ALL PHOTO'S (Manfred Vijars) you can purchase copies if you wish! 

Luv Norma XXX  

STEVE PASSFIELD RETURNS!- & BROWNIE !

Norma's new Celtic album- Bloodlines-  go to www.normaoharamurphy.net  Our Master Soundman-Steve-Passfield -who happens to sing/play perform! so great value and his state of the Art Sound System! Back at The Mountain for 2020. Plus our Champion Bush Balladeer-Jeff Brown- shown here with his (Bony Mountain Legend Award) with Norma - we all love Brownie- and look forward to having him back for 2020.  Him & Jammo currently on tour!

  • Kelly Dixon

    Kelly Dixon -one of the greats- Kelly wrote -Leave him in the Longyard- and many other great ballads- Norma & Kelly are collaborating to write some Rodeo songs - but Norma is planning to record Kelly's songs on a Brand new Country album!

  • Bony Mountain Sunsets

    Sunset at Bony Mountain! always a show in itself! no relief in sight for our dry dusty paddocks. We have had an inch- but hardly made a difference!

  • Norma onstage- the Songwriter!

    For September 2020- Launching new Bush Ballad album- a magnificent collection of classic originals-from the pen of Kelly Dixon & Norma -what a combination! this will be a collectors item! more details in the New Year.

  • Combined Wheatvale - Warwick Schools Choir.

    Always a favourite with our crowd- to see these kids get up & do their thing. Hats off to Jayne -their dedicated Teacher.

  • Part of our crowd- great weather-

  • A few bush hats here!

Another Page in Norma's career

The launch of Norma's new Celtic album (Bloodlines) -featuring a world class cast & crew. Two of Irelands best players- on Pipe & Whistle. Australia's very best Accordion- Gary Steele- featuring on  Grand Piano- on (Titanic) - also featuring Murphy's Pigs- on vocal chorus - Pixie Jenkins- on Fiddle & some wonderful new O'Hara Murphy- originals!  This will be album number 15 for Norma & as always a much anticipated Production from one of Australias finest. Inspired overall by Norma's early family History and Ancestry going back over 600 years! So it will be an exciting journey? Featured are three absolute classics- Loch Lomond- Galway Bay & Patriot Games. Recorded on Pixieland Mobile studio- with Maestro Pixie Engineering/Producing/Playing & the album is no less than a Masterpiece! Also Showcasing Norma's Songwriting-Producing and reminding us how talented and gifted this veteran truly is.   The album will be available first at Bony Mountain! during the Festival- so get your autographed copy-due for release world wide soon. through WJO/Checked Label .Available online  on Norma's web site- www.normaoharamurphy.net  now!