2021 Jam Camp Phillip Island

The most common question currently is will we host a jam camp in Victoria in 2021. Given the issues currently facing the state and its population it is a vexing question., however the answer is yes. We have a date booked for The Island facility in Cowes, Phillip...
2019 Jam Camp Sell Out

2019 Jam Camp Sell Out

The 2019 Phillip Island Jam Camp has been fully subscribed some 5 weeks out. We have around 25 people participating in this year’s jam camp which kicks off on the 10th August at 9:00am. The jam camp runs for three days until Monday 12th August. This will be one...

2019 Phillip Island Jam Camp Update

The planned jam camp on Phillip Island is now close to sold out with just under six weeks remaining.If you are planning to attend there are just three places remaining. With 21 places now booked, this is the largest jam camp in the past 5 years. Generally the jam...
Phillip Island Jam Camp Progress

Phillip Island Jam Camp Progress

We are getting closer to the Phillip Island Jam Camp for 2019 and to date we have 15 people signed up. Several of those attended opur 2018 camp. At this time we only have 2 single rooms left, so if you are contemplating the camp and want single accommodation best to...
Banjo History Podcast

Banjo History Podcast

The banjo is a very popular instrument, and it’s popularity is currently growing rapidly. However, there’s a convoluted and misconstrued history of this instrument. Here is a podcast  from Tony Thomas,  African American Banjo Scholar, about the history, origins and...