Upcoming Events

FEBRUARY 2020

Thursday 27 February
Honours recipients fellowship lunch at the Naval, Military and Air Force Club, 111 Hutt Street, Adelaide. 

Friday 28 February
South East Regional Group annual meeting and luncheon, Mount Gambier Community RSL, 16 Sturt Street, Mount Gambier, 12 noon for 12.30 pm. Refer contact details given below.

MARCH 2020

Tuesday 10 March
SA Branch regular committee meeting

Sunday 15 March
Gathering of Riverland OAA members and others who are recipients of an Honour regarding a proposal to form a Regional Group in the Riverland to be held in the Renmark Club Function Room commencing at 2.00 pm; afternoon tea will be provided by the SA Branch.

APRIL 2020

1, 2, 7 and 8 April
SA Branch committee members to represent the OAA at the 2020 Australia Day Investitures; Government House, Adelaide

Tuesday 14 April
SA Branch regular committee meeting

Thursday 30 April
Honours recipients fellowship lunch at the Naval, Military and Air Force Club, 111 Hutt Street, Adelaide.

MAY 2020

Friday 1 May
Fleurieu Regional Group biannual lunch meeting

7 – 9 May
The Order of Australia Association 34th National Conference 2020, Darwin: the Board has decided to cancel and not proceed with the Darwin 2020 Conference due to the unavoidable high risk COVID-19 poses to the demographics of our members.

Tuesday 12 May
SA Branch regular committee meeting

Friday 15 May
Close of nominations for the 2020 South Australian Student Citizenship Awards

Monday 18 May
SA Branch Reception for Australian Honours recipients from the 2020 Australia Day Honours List;
Norwood, Payneham & St Peters Library complex, Felixstow, 5.30 to 8 pm. Large medals to be worn. A finger food buffet will be supplied.

JUNE 2020

Monday 8 June
SA Branch Queen’s Birthday Lunch (date confirmed; venue and cost tbc), 12 for 12.30 pm. Full-size medals should be worn. Guest Speaker is Senior Sergeant First Class Brian Mattner OAM CEM from the South Australian Police regarding State Emergency procedures. Please RSVP by 1 June 2020.

Tuesday 9 June
SA Branch regular committee meeting
SA Branch Student Citizenship Award (SCA) Assessment and Selection Panel to meet to assess nominations and select the top 10 and Student Citizen of the Year

Thursday 25 June
Honours recipients fellowship lunch at the Naval, Military and Air Force Club, 111 Hutt Street, Adelaide.


Recurring Events

Fleurieu Regional Group
Meets on the first Friday in May and November
Convenor:
Mr Rex Keily AM JP
Mobile: 0400 279 297
RNKeily@activ8.net.au

South East Regional Group
Meets annually in November
General enquiries:
orderofaustraliasa@gmail.com

Barossa Regional Group
Meets infrequently for fellowship and a
luncheon/visit
General enquiries:
orderofaustraliasa@gmail.com

Gawler and District Regional Group
Meets infrequently for fellowship and a
luncheon/visit
General enquiries:
orderofaustraliasa@gmail.com

Event proposals
Please submit your suggestions for events to the SA Branch Events Manager:
orderofaustraliasa@gmail.com with cc to John Phillips OAM, john@kesab.asn.au

SA Branch Newsletter
Please submit your articles, news snippets and photos to the Editor:
PO Box 5, SMITHFIELD SA 5114
orderofaustraliasa@gmail.com

The Order
Please submit your articles, news snippets and photos to the SA Branch Chairman:
orderofaustraliasa@gmail.com

Personal contributions, ‘Letters to the Editor’, advertisements etc may be made by any financial
member. Items may be submitted by post (as per details given in The Order) or by email to the National
Secretary/Editor: natsec@theorderofaustralia.asn.au or secnational@theorderofaustralia.asn.au