Forest Lake Branch

National Seniors Australia


Welcome to Forest Lake National Seniors Branch website.  Our branch meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month except  December and January.  We meet at Lions Soccer Club, 133 Pine Road, Richlands, 9.30am sign in for a 10am start.

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Recent News

High Tea, Handbag & Jewellery Auction 2nd September 2017

On September 2 a group of ladies enjoyed the hospitality of the ladies from our Management Committee, Mary, Lyn, Annette, Ros, Val and Kay.  These ladies baked and made all the food for the High Tea.  Thanks also go to all who contributed in various ways to the success of this function.  The afternoon High Tea, Handbag and Jewellery Auction raised money for community and charitable organisations.

Seniors Week High Tea 22 August 2017

Seniors Week High Tea was a fabulous event.  300 plus Seniors attending and enjoying the celebrations with fine food, great fun and entertainment.  Thanks go to our group of ladies “The Pollywafflers” who performed a few short plays written by our talented member, Pat Hetherington.  Great fun and hilarity followed with a “performance” by a group of Seniors going through their daily exercise routine.  To top off the day we all loved the great singing voice of Fortunato a firm favourite with the ladies.  Thanks go to our President Dan Baldwin, Probus President Fran Rowe and Forest Lake 50Plus President Leonie Ayling who worked so well together organising this huge day of celebration.  Special thanks go to our Politicians, Milton Dick, MP Member for Oxley, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, Leeanne Enoch MP Member for Algester and Cr Charles Strunk, Forest Lake Ward for their tremendous generosity and support.  Thanks to Ingenia for their valuable contribution.  Thanks to the many business who donated lucky door prizes.

Branch Meeting 10 August 2017

We celebrated our 6th Birthday in August with Special Guests joining us for Cake, Sandwiches and Sweets.  Thank you to Member for Algester Leeanne Enoch MP for donating the stunning gift basket won by a very happy member.  There was also a letter of appreciation presented to Wendy Mitchell, a volunteer for our Branch for 5 years.  Thank you Wendy.  We are so lucky you have been able to help out for so long.  It was also time for Hilary Walton to say her farewells as she heads back to her birthplace in the UK.  Hilary has always supported the Branch’s charity work.  Thank you Hilary and best wishes for the start of a brand new chapter in your life.

Branch Meetings

Lions Soccer Club,
133 Pine Road, Richlands.
2nd Thursday of each month except December and January at 9.30am sign in for 10am start.

Contact Julie on 07 32787274 or Val on 07 33724405.

Upcoming Events

  • Oct 24, 17
    Tasmania Trip Oct 24 – 31 (view)
  • Oct 26, 17
    Lunch at Blue Fin, Inala (view)
  • Nov 1, 17
    Coffee & Chat Morning (view)
  • September 2017 Newsletter (view)

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