Coorparoo


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    Coorparoo RSL Club, 45 Holdsworth Street, Coorparoo

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    Second Thursday of the month at 10am.

About our branch


National Seniors members and guests in the Coorparoo area and neighbouring suburbs are invited to join the members of the Coorparoo Branch at one of our monthly meetings held at the Coorparoo RSL Club, which is close to public transport, or ample parking at nearby Coles supermarket.

Due to restricted opening days of the Coorparoo RSL Club, our 2021 meetings will be held on the second Thursday of each month. Arrival at 10:00am for a 10:15am start. Our meetings include updates on local and national activities, informative guest speaker, refreshments and raffles. Admission is $6 per person payable on arrival. Coorparoo Branch members also enjoy day bus trips within SEQ on a regular basis. All members and guests are welcome.

If you would like to receive our regular branch newsletter or email updates, register your interest with our President, Freya Tienan, on nsacoorparoopres@ozemail.com.au or 0409 397 330.


Events


May Branch Meeting

Morning tea and chat

June Branch Meeting

Day Bus Trip - hold the date

July Branch Meeting

Branch Annual General Meeting

September Branch Meeting

October Branch Meeting

November Branch Meeting


Activities


Supporting Care Kits for Kids Qld Inc

Donations of items towards Care Kit backpacks are very welcome as per the items listed below:
February - Colouring, scrap or lined writing books
March - Roll-on deodorants (no glass or spray), small shampoo & conditioner
April - Underwear (sizes 12, 14, 16 or small mens/small womens sizes, socks
May - Biros, HB and coloured pencils, sharpeners, erasers, rulers
June - Long pants, jackets, tops, beanies
July - Face washer, soap, toothbrush, toothpaste
August - Brush, comb, hair bands, hair clips, caps
September - Summer pyjamas, girls crop tops sizes 12, 14, 16
October - Reading books all genres, small soft toy or doll (no buttons or beads)
November - Back packs, small lunch boxes

each monthly branch meeting, held on the 2nd Thursday of the month

Branch Digital Mentor

Be Connected is an Australian Government initiative empowering all Australians to thrive in a digital world. There are online learning resources as well as a network of community partners who offer support to help develop your digital skills and confidence.

If you are interested in increasing your confidence, skills and online safety using digital technology, or would like assistance and training on actually getting online, Freya Tienan has completed the National Seniors Digital Mentoring course and may be able to assist. Contact Freya on 07 3397 3304 or 0409 397 330 to see if she can help.

Photo Gallery


Matilda Fritjers and Stephanie Hinrichs, Care Kits For Kids Qld Inc - guest speakers at February 2021 Coorparoo Branch meeting
Items donated to Care Kits For Kids Qld Inc - February 2021
Tony Willis, Operation Christmas Child - guest speaker at March 2020 Coorparoo Branch
Members warm up exercises before the March meeting
Members at March 2021 meeting sporting Green for St Patrick's Day
Member donations for March 2021 towards Care Kits For Kids Qld Inc
Members at March 2021 meeting  sporting Green for St Patrick's Day
Members at March 2021 meeting sporting Green for St Patrick's Day
Members at March 2021 meeting sporting Green for St Patrick's Day
Joy Scott receives Runner-up prize for Being Seen in Green at March 2021 meeting for St Patrick's Day
Julie Jermy receives winning prize for Being Seen In Green at March 2021 meeting for St Patrick's Day
March 2021 guest speaker Rhiannon Koplick, Client Package & Relationship Specialist, Pres Care, with Coorparoo Branch Secretary Graham Tienan (sporting Green for St Patrick's Day)
Members and guests enjoying morning tea beside the Coomera River at Hope Island during the March 2021 Mystery bus trip
Congratulations to Kay who won the Easter Hamper during the March 2021 Mystery bus trip
Marilyn McLintock receives 1st prize for the Easter Hat competition from Club Secretary Graham Tienan during the April 2021 meeting
Deanne Lawrie from Elder Abuse Prevention - guest speaker at April 2021 Coorparoo Branch meeting
Coorparoo Branch members and longtime friends enjoy a stroll during a recent bus trip
Member donations for April 2021 towards Care Kits For Kids Qld Inc
Alana Cresswell, Organ & Tissue Donation,  Donate Life - guest speaker at November 2020 Coorparoo Branch meeting
Beanies & Scarves knitted by members of Coorparoo Branch for donation to the Brisbane Mission to Seafarers
Members and guests enjoying morning tea at the Lord Mayor's Seniors Christmas Event 3 Dec 2020
Members and guests enjoying morning tea at the Lord Mayor's Seniors Christmas Event 3 Dec 2020
Members and guests enjoying lunch for 2020 Christmas Function, Meringandan Hotel
Members and guests enjoying lunch for 2020 Christmas Function, Meringandan Hotel
Members and guests enjoying lunch for 2020 Christmas Function, Meringandan Hotel
Members and guests enjoying lunch for 2020 Christmas Function, Meringandan Hotel
Capt Ross Nicholls, President, Mission to Seafarers Brisbane Inc - guest speaker at November 2019 Coorparoo Branch meeting
Robbie O'Keefe, Smart Pups - guest speaker with trained dog Daisy at October 2019 Coorparoo Branch meeting
Members and guests enjoying lunch for 2019 Christmas Function, Bangalow Heritage House
Merv Culenburg, President, Coorparoo RSL Club - guest speaker at February 2020 Coorparoo Branch meeting

Newsletters


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May 2021

May 2021 Branch Newsletter

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April 2021

April 2021 Branch Newsletter

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March 2021

March 2021 Branch Newsletter

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February 2021

February 2021 Branch Newsletter

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December 2020

December 2020 Branch Newsletter

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November 2020

November 2020 branch newsletter