WELCOME TO THE MARCH 2019 NEWSLETTER OF THE QUEENSLAND IRISH ASSOCIATION

PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE A busy year for the QIA is well underway with much more to come in 2019. The St Brigid’s Dinner was an outstanding evening of fine speeches and first class entertainment to mark thirty years of honoring St Brigid. Eamonn Robinson, Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of Ireland in Australia, delivered a scholarly speech on the history and influence of St Brigid. Later in the evening, he revealed a talented singing voice as he entertained all present. The contribution of Noela McCormack to the Dinner from its foundation to the present day was acknowledged. The Queensland Irish Association Dancers delivered a very polished and exciting performance.…

2019 Financial Report and Annual General Meeting

Dear Members and Friends Please find the audited financial statements of the Queensland Irish Association for the year ended 30 June 2019 below. Audited financial statements of the Queensland Irish Association for the year ended 30 June 2019  ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING – THURSDAY 14 NOVEMBER 2019 at 6pm at Colmslie Hotel corner of Wynnum and Junction Rds Morningside We encourage you to attend for a report of the financial year past and the future activities of the QIA.…

MEMBERS LUNCH FRIDAY 24 MAY 2019

QUEENSLAND IRISH ASSOCIATION MEMBERS LUNCH FRIDAY 24 MAY 2019 – FROM 12 NOON CARINA LEAGUES CLUB   The lunch will feature a presentation to Senator Claire Moore on the occasion of her retirement from the Australian Senate to acknowledge her great support and dedication to the Queensland Irish Association and the Irish Community of Queensland.…