Activities

BRANCH ACTIVITIES – OWNQ

In 2021, the Older Women’s Network Qld Branches are looking forward to getting back to normal with their meetings and social activities.

If you are thinking of attending an activity at a branch you don’t normally go to, please show some courtesy by contacting the Branch Convenor beforehand, and double-check their meeting or social activity is still going ahead.

BRISBANE BRANCHES (BRISBANE AND SURROUNDS)

WOODY POINT BRANCH

Meets  2nd Tuesday each month. 9.30 – 11.30 am at the Woody Point Memorial Hall,  Oxley Avenue, Woody Point.  Social gathering every 4th Tuesday each month.  Contact: State Office (07) 3358 2301 

Branch Activities
9th February – First branch meeting for the year – 6th Birthday Celebrations for the Branch

CAPALABA BRANCH

Meets  1st  Wednesday of the month.   9.00 – 11.30 am. Capalaba Uniting Church Hall, Cnr Ney Road and Zandra Street, Capalaba. Contact: Naomi 0424 060 603.

Branch Activities
20th January 2021 – Social catch-up with indoor bowls and morning tea at the Uniting Church Hall
3d February 2021 – Branch Meeting at the Hall

Contact Naomi for more information.

MITCHELTON

Meets 4th Wednesday of each month. 10.00 am – 12.00 noon. Arana Leagues Club Panther’s Den, 247 Dawson Parade, Keperra.  Contact:  Judith 0431 159 921

Branch Activities
5th January – Techno Coffee Arana Leagues Club 10.00 a.m.
10th January – Lunch Arana Leagues Club 12.00 p.m.
12th January – Zoom meeting 10.00 a.m.
19th January – Techno Coffee Arana Leagues Club 10.00 a.m.
27th January – Branch Meeting, Guest speaker from Home Instead
2nd February – Techno Coffee Arana Leagues Club 10.00 a.m.
9th February – Zoom meeting 10.00 a.m.
13th February – Lunch Arana Leagues Club 12.00 p.m.
16th February – Techno Coffee Arana Leagues Club 10.00 a.m. Club Photos
24th February – Branch Meeting, “Getting to know our members” 10.00 a.m. – 12.00 noon

Contact Judith for further information.

REGIONAL AREAS

GYMPIE BRANCH

Meets fortnightly on Thursday. 9.15 am – 12.00 noon on pension week. Gympie & District Indoor Bowls Association, 35 Graham Street Gympie.
Contact: Marilyn 0409 256 603

 Branch Activities
15th January – Craft meeting
21st January – Branch meeting with an Australia Day theme

Contact Marilyn for more information.

MACKAY BRANCH

Meets each Tuesday.  9.30 am to 12 noon. PCYC, Scriha Street, North Mackay. Contact: Helen on 0400 424 649 or Ruth 0432 686 970. All events are located at the PCYC Hall, unless otherwise indicated (eg bus trips).

Branch Activities
To be advised.

Contact Helen or Ruth for more information.

BRIBIE ISLAND

Meets third Thursday each month.  10.00 am to 12.00 noon. Bribie Island RSL Club, 99 Toorbul Street, Bongaree.  Contact: Betty on 0409 470 100 

Branch Activities
21st January – Reconnecting Lunch 1.00 p.m. at the Botanic Dining Area of the Bribie Island RSL Club
4th February – Movie and lunch (Bluey’s)
18th February – first official 2021 branch meeting in the ANZAC Room at the RSL – guest speaker from HISC Aged Care provider, and game of hoy
4th March – Abbey Museum and Vatahapie Cafe
8th March – OWNQ IWD Morning Tea at Roma Street Parklands
18th March – Meeting at RSL with guests from Aussie Heroes

Contact Betty  for more information.

MAROOCHYDORE

Meets third Monday each month.  1.00 to 3.00 p.m. Maroochy Neighbourhood Centre, 2 Fifth Avenue, Cotton Tree.
Contact: OWN Qld office (07) 3358 2301

Branch Activities
18th January – Branch Meeting

Contact:  OWN Qld State Office for more information.