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Welcome to the Home Page of the Recorder Society of North Queensland (NQRS)

The North Queensland Recorder Society was established in 1995 to bring together recorder players in the Townsville and wider North Queensland region for skills development and social playing. To find out more about the Society and membership or to contact the Society visit the ABOUT page.

NEWS

WEEKEND WORKSHOP (posted 28 February 2015).

Good News! Hannah Coleman has agreed to lead our Weekend Workshop 8-9 August 2015. This will be a non-residential weekend at St Joseph's School, Fryer St, North Ward. Details to follow.

19 February 2015

The February edition of the NEWSLETTER is available on the NEWSLETTER page.

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING. This will take place on 1 March 2005 at along with the Play Day - 2-5pm - at St Joseph's School, Fryer St, North Ward.

PLAY DAY. Valerie has chosen Lullabies and Wake-ups for the theme of the Play Day on March 1, 2-5pm . See the ACTIVITIES page

5 January 2015

CHRISTMAS BUSKING. Médecins Sans Frontières Australia - for the fight against Ebola - proved to be an immensely popular charity. We raised $192.20 on the day and later contributions raised this to $300.20. Many thanks to everyone for their generosity.

14 November 2014

RESOURCES & LINKS. The page on Recorder and Early Music Links on Malcolm's Website has at last been transferred to the RESOURCES page.

Please send us any suggestions for changes or additions: info@nqrs.org.au

4 November 2014

PLAY DAYS 2015. The dates of the first two Play Days in 2015 have been posted to the ACTIVITIES page.

28 October 2014.

NEWSLETTER ARCHIVE. All the remaining digital NQRS newsletters, covering the period back to the beginning of 2005, have been transferred from Malcolm's Website to this one. Where necessary, they have been converted to pdfs. You can download them from the table at the bottom of the NEWSLETTER page.

The Society organises various activities for small and large groups of recorder players. Visit the ACTIVITIES page to read about these, see the calendar of coming events and read about past events.

NEWSLETTER

The Society publishes a quarterly Newsletter. You can download the current and previous editions of it on the NEWSLETTER page.

RESOURCES AND LINKS

Visit the RESOURCES page to find out about other aspects of recorder playing in North Queensland.