About us

Kumeu Brass Inc. has been active within the community for seventy years! founded in 1948. check out our History page for our full story.

We were registered as a Society in 1949, and a Registered Charity CC30062 (2008).  Our Patron is Chris Penk,  M.P. for Helensville, Our Vice Patron is Brian Miller, life member.

Our Current Officers elected for 2019 are; President John Rosamond, Secretary Wendy Kjestrup, Treasurer Tim Owens

We are involved in a wide range of activities, including competitions, concerts, parades, Anzac celebrations, Gala days and Christmas events. Kumeu Brass rehearses on Friday nights at 7:30 pm, and performs in contests as well as parades. Kumeu Vintage Brass rehearse on Thursdays 12:30 – 3 pm t the bandroom and have play-outs in a variety of concerts, community events,  and retirement villages. Both bands play a wide range of music from classical to pop, marches to hymns.

Want to come and have a blow with us? Get in touch with us through the Contact us page or email the musical Directors direct at Kumeu Brass or Kumeu Vintage Brass

The band room is at Gate 7 Kumeu Showgrounds, Waitakere Road (off Access Road), Kumeu.