WELCOME TO THE DECEMBER 2018 NEWSLETTER OF THE QUEENSLAND IRISH ASSOCIATION

PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE The QIA has come a long way as it seeks to rebuild after many years of decline both in membership and in its finances. Traditional events early in the year, St Brigid’s Dinner and St Patrick’s Eve Dinner were well organized and well attended. The QIA’s presence in the St Patrick’s Day Parade was highlighted by an impressive float. In May, members enjoyed an evening of entertainment as membership cards were distribute dto those present. In June, a dinner was held for Rugby fans both Irish and Australia to come together to watch the Wallabies take on the Irish team on their Australian Tour.…

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.…

SENIORS LUNCH

A lunch will be held on Wednesday 20 February to acknowledge our Senior Members. A lunch will be held on Wednesday 20 February to acknowledge our Senior Members. The QIA Constitution provides that any member with thirty years continuous membership becomes a Senior Member.…