WELCOME TO THE AUGUST 2018 NEWSLETTER OF THE QUEENSLAND IRISH ASSOCIATION

Restoration of the QIA continues apace. Membership grows steadily as new members join and former members re-join. Thank you for your support. I am very pleased to report that, over the past year, your Board has adopted a very conservative financial approach to the activities of the Association. All our functions have operated at a profit. Most of the Association’s funds have been invested in term deposits. While the results for the financial year have not yet been finalized and are subject to audit, a profit in the order of $20,000 will be the outcome.   MEMBERSHIP CARDS Membership cards have been produced and sent to members.…

Nominations for Board of Directors

Queensland Irish Association Friendly Society Limited I wish to advise that the following nominations were received by the closing time of 5pm on Wednesday 17 October 2018. President Proposer Seconder Jeffrey Spender Seamus Sullivan John Leahy Vice President Seamus Sullivan Jeffrey Spender John Leahy Treasurer John Leahy Jeffrey Spender Seamus Sullivan Directors Michelle Hayes Jeffrey Spender Seamus Sullivan Angela Laylee Jeffrey Spender Seamus Sullivan Mark Morrissey Jeffrey Spender Seamus Sullivan David O’Farrell Jeffrey Spender Seamus Sullivan Christopher Peters Jeffrey Spender Seamus Sullivan Mavis Williams Jeffrey Spender Seamus Sullivan   As the number of nominations is sufficient to fill the available vacancies, a ballot will not be required.…

Centenary Theatre Group presents: OUTSIDE MULLINGAR

A romantic comedy set in the rural hills of Ireland If 10 or more members book as a group they can get a discount which will bring the ticket price down to $15 a head, Any QIA member who attends the show and presents their QIA membership card, will get a complimentary glass of wine or bubbles or beer at the bar..…