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RuffArtZ is a local community volunteer group which delights in presenting and supporting arts activities and events in Ruffy. For the past 17 years, RuffArtZ has presented a wonderful array of live music, comedy, theatre, art shows, and also participated in statewide art events. We hope you can join us for the sensational 18th successive RuffArtZ Season of Saturdays.  Local folk, your friends and family members, and visitors from near and far – all are welcome. We look forward to your company!

The RuffArtZ committee for 2017 are:  Roger Morgan (Chairperson), Christine Ford (secretary) Christine Morgan, Trish Paget, Kym McWilliams, Stephen McWilliams, Barb Trainor, Bronwyn Jamieson, Rob Jamieson, Jan Bradley and Russell Bradley.

2017 ‘A Season of Saturdays’

Saturday              4th March                            Sonidos Flamencos

Saturday              13th May                             Bush Gothic

Saturday              9th September                    I Viaggiatori (The Voyagers)

Saturday              18th November                  The Wikimen

For more details on each show, see below – or click on Community Calendar

Contact Person:

Christine Ford (Secretary – for all general enquiries & also all artist enquiries about performing as part of RuffArtZ program):


2017 Season Ticket Offer – please download here


SEASON TICKETS – all 4 shows $75


Student concession available

Supervised children under the age of 16 admitted free

Tickets on sale from:

Kym (ticket secretary):  0409 172 595


All shows start 8pm sharp at Ruffy Public Hall

Doors Open 7.30pm

Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the show start time

Book early to ensure your seat



We gratefully acknowledge the support of Creative Victoria, which enables us to bring you this wonderful program for 2017.

Also a heartfelt thankyou to Mary Souness of Just Shows to Go for the Café Culture Series.


RuffArtZ: The Wikimen

November 18 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The RuffArtZ “A Season of Saturdays” crescendos with the upbeat, fun and light hearted band “The Wikimen” who have extraordinarily vaster styles of music in their huge repertoire. Expect to hear Hawaiian blues, pop, samba, Western Swing, even Mills Brothers’ songs complete with heavenly harmonies and exotica music for your listening and dancing pleasures.