Annual Functions

Below are just some of the functions held each year by the Victorian Jazz Club.

APRIL Classic Jazz Party
An all-day function of non-stop live jazz music with dancing, raffles, etc.
- Sunday, 9th April 2017.
- $25 for guests, $20 for VJC members
John Newman Memorial Trad Day
An entire day of pure Trad Jazz, in memory of the late John Newman, member and benefactor of the VJC.
- Sunday, 9th July 2017
- $25 for guests, $20 for VJC members
JULY Christmas in July
Usually the last Saturday in July, this is an event with all the trimmings of Christmas together with a top local jazz band.
- Saturday, 22nd July 2017
AUGUST Tribute to Louis Armstrong
Always held on the first Sunday in August, this function features a band which plays Louis Armstrong numbers. This is held between 6pm and 9pm and has for some years been held at the Bentleigh Club. Also included is a two course meal.
- Next on Sunday, 6th August 2017
SEPTEMBER Big Band Swing Extravaganza
- Next on Sunday 10th September 2017.
- $25 for guests, $20 for VJC members
OCTOBER Seniors Week day time Jazz Concert
As the VJC's contribution to Seniors Week, there is a jazz concert between 11am and 2:30pm at a very minimal cost, the price of which includes tea/coffee/biscuits.
- Next on Wednesday 4th October 2017, featuring the New Melbourne Jazz Band.
- Bookings essential, phone: 9553-3850
DECEMBER New Years Eve
NYE Lots of fun and frivolity at the Clayton RSL. The party runs from 7pm to 12:30am.
- Next on Saturday 31st December 2017.
- Featuring Ruby Page and the Joe Ruberto Jazztet.
- $65 per head which includes a two course dinner, a glass of wine on arrival and another at midnight.
- Bookings: Marg Hendrie - 9553-3850.