Olympians Club of Queensland
- Olympians Club of Queensland
BAREFOOT BOWLS AT YERONGA BOWLS CLUB
"A smaill group, but we had a ball"
1964 TOKYO OLYMPICS - 50 YEAR REUNION
On Friday the 10th October, 2014 the QLD Olympians Club hosted a reunion for the 1964 Olympians at the Victoria Golf Club.
Olympians in attendance, were: Julian Rossi (Boxing), Billy Booth (Boxing), Bruce Richardson (Rowing), Graeme McCall (Rowing), Athol McQueen (Boxing), Arthur Denovan (ABC Broadcaster), Simon Newcomb (Rowing), Randal Hope (Boxing) and Fred Casey (Boxing).
The crew had a great time reliving old stories and looking at the memorabilia that the QLD Olympic Council put together for them.
The stories included life in the village in Tokyo as well as stories of trips and their journeys together as Olympians.It was great to see them all catch up after such a long time and they were all looking forward to the next one.
QLD OLYMPIANS AT QOC PdC AWARDS
On Saturday 12 July 2014 the Qld Olympic Council’s Pierre de Coubertin Awards Ceremony was held at Somerville House. 126 students received their award from Corporal Daniel Keighran VC (Pierre de Coubertin Recipient in 2000) and pin from Natalie Cook OAM. Olympians in attendance where John Konrads, Andrew McCabe, Andrew Grant, Josh Jefferis, Sharon Sullivan, Paul Gonzalez, Julie McDonald, Kim Cooper, Lara Davenport and Natalie Cook.
Olympians Club of Queensland Christmas Function 2013
Our Christmas Cocktails Function was held on Thursday 14th November, 2013 at Royal on the Park - Poolside, Cnr Albert and Alice Streets, Brisbane.
Olympians Club of Queensland AGM 2013
Our AGM was held on Thursday 14th November, 2013 at 5.00pm at Royal on the Park - Poolside, Cnr Albert and Alice Streets, Brisbane.
The Olympians Club of Queensland is the State arm of the Olympians Club of Australia. Membership of this elite club is available to all athletes who have competed in an Olympic Games, Summer or Winter. Coaches and personnel who have been part of an Australian Olympic Team are Associate Members.
The Club endeavours to provide a forum for all Olympians to meet and maintain their involvement in the Olympic Movement. The QOC is committed to promoting The Olympians Club of Queensland’s fundamental goals and principles.
Contact the Olympians Club
Julie McDonald OAM
Olympians Club of Queensland
69 Hale Street
BRISBANE Qld 4000
M: 0414 333 338
Olympians Club of Queensland Committee members:
Julie McDonald OAM—President —Swimming 1988, 1992
Trevor Beckingham OAM —Treasurer
Lisa Zoomers —Secretary
Denise Boyd - Athletics 1976 & 1980
Jane Moran - Water Polo 2012
Angus Waddell - Swimming 1992
Josh Jefferis - Gymnastics 2012
Bruce Featherstone - Swimming 1972
Paul Gonzalez - Baseball 2000 & 2004
Chantelle Newbery OAM - Diving 2000 & 2004
Peter Phillips - Weightlifting 1972
The Olympians Club welcomes your enquiries.