Foco Nuevo News April/May 2010

APRIL 2010

On the move again! Finding a home for Foco Nuevo has been elusive and, while we enjoyed the atmosphere at Souths and appreciated the cooperation of the venue managers, it proved not to be viable for the bar. Fortunately we have been able to secure Kurilpa Hall in West End for this year, right through to December.

At 174 Boundary Street West End, next to the West End library, Kurilpa Hall has a lomg history of communty activities. We held the October and Novbember Foco Nuevo there last year and are pleased that it will be our home for the rest of the year.

Next Foco Nuevo – May 7

Because the first Friday of the month falls on Good Friday, our next Foco Nuevo will be the first Friday in May. So be sure to mark May 7 in your calendars when we return with more great music in a relaxed atmsophere.

Upcoming Jumping Fences gigs

April 10: The Australia-Cuba Friendship Society is organising ‘APRIL SUN IN CUBA’, a concert to coincide with their annual National Consultation meeting. As well as Jumping Fences, the program includes Ovidio Orellana and Nelson Mansilla, Brian Hungerford (from Canberra), Venezuelan folkdancing from Vanessa Losada, and more!

April 22: The BUG Muddy Farmer Hotel, cnr Ipswich Rd and Annerley Rd, 8.00 p.m. Annerley free admission – meals available. Other artists: Rose Wintergreen-Arthur, Mark Cryle and the Redeemers

May 1: Celebrate May Day: Concert and celebration for the International Day of the Workers, at the Paddington Workers Club, 2 Latrobe Tce, Paddington.

hope to see you soon

Lachlan and Sue

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Kurilpa Hall

174 Boundary Street

West End [Next to the West End Library].


for a map

First Friday of the month

$10 / $7 concession

Maggie’s delicious cakes, tea and coffee on sale.




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