(Standing) Mark Ganter, Dave Skelton, Pauline Howlett, Alan Breakwell, Pat Macdonnell, Carmel Barnes, Barry Boyd and Charles Achilles and (seated) Madonna Ganter, Loretta Muenchberger and Robin Grayson. Member not present: Soula Bamford.
(Standing) Mark Ganter, Dave Skelton, Pauline Howlett, Alan Breakwell, Pat Macdonnell, Carmel Barnes, Barry Boyd and Charles Achilles and (seated) Madonna Ganter, Loretta Muenchberger and Robin Grayson. Member not present: Soula Bamford. nicky.norman

Members to pack sample bags for Logan Loves Seniors Day

FOLLOWING a very successful annual general meeting on July 15 all members are gearing up for a vibrant Senior's Week August 15 to 23.

At the AGM, Charles Achilles was returned as president for a further term.

Supported by 11 committee members, everyone is confident of another great year of activity supporting seniors in Logan City.

Special guests at the AGM were Zone 101 chairman Rob Spencer and Springwood Bendigo Bank manager Linda Ambrose who was accompanied by staff member Mary Wright.

Those attending enjoyed a barbecue lunch following the meeting.

July's tour featured "Christmas in July" at Caloundra RSL Club.

Commencing a week of action 15 members will once again pack sample bags for Logan City Council's main event, the Logan Loves Seniors Day, to be held on Tuesday August 18 from 9am.

Rochedale/Springwood Branch will also supply information from its stall with free sample bags available on the day.

On Wednesday, August 19, the branch will combine with Mick de Brenni MP Member for Springwood to host a morning tea for Seniors.

Special guests attending will be Coralee O'Rourke MP Minister for Disability Services, Minister for Seniors and Minister Assisting the Premier on North Queensland accompanied by Senior Sergeant Stewart Day of the Queensland Police Service. Discussion will encompass Safety, Security and cost of Living Services for Older Queenslanders plus information on the NDIS.

Thursday, August 20, from 9.30am, Rochedale/Springwood members will enjoy a special morning tea for Seniors hosted by students of the Springwood State School.

This event will be held in the State School's Hall situated at 94-120 Springwood Rd.

For more, contact Charles Achilles on 3208 2387, mobile 0407 125 307 or email: chas.ach@bigpond.com.


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