ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING, 23rd October

September 15, 2019 by  

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Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting will be held at the Elephant Bar, Royal Hotel, 237 Glenmore Road, Paddington (Sydney), on Wednesday 23rd October, commencing at 6pm.  Please advise Anja on (02) 9980-2525 if you can attend or are an apology.

Annual Report 2018-2019

The Primary Club of Australia Annual Report 2018/19 is now available to download.  Click here to download the Annual Report (low res):  Annual Report 2019 LR

Note: the audited version of the financial results will be available at the AGM, or call Anja on the number above.

ADELAIDE TEST WEEKEND

August 28, 2019 by  

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The Primary Club is once again scheduling a weekend of activity in Adelaide and the Barossa around the time of the Pakistan Day/Night Test starting on Friday 29th November.

We have the following:

  • Gold Section seats (Section 122, Riverbank Stand) for Days 1 and 2
  • Primary Club Brunch at Cathedral Hotel, 10 min walk from Adelaide Oval, 10:30am on Day 2, with special guests Sports Columnist BEN HOOK and local cricket identity ALAN FAVELL, with Jim Maxwell and others.
  • The Barossa Cup Seniors match (Over 50s) at Chateau Tanunda on Sunday 1st Dec, with plenty of time to enjoy a wine and cheese tasting and/or return to the evening session of the Test Day 3.

For more details, CLICK HERE.

SYDNEY TEST MATCH BREAKFAST, 3rd Jan 2020

August 27, 2019 by  

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Bookings are now open for the Primary Club’s 32nd Sydney Test Match Breakfast, hosted by Mark Taylor AO and Jim Maxwell AM, and to be held on Day 1 of the New Zealand Test, Friday 3rd January, at the Entertainment Quarter just south of the SCG.

Special guests include our latest Primary Club Ambassador, former Women’s Captain and current Thunder player, ALEX BLACKWELL.

We are seeking corporate sponsors for this important event – the first time the Black Caps have played a Test at the SCG in 34 years!

For all enquiries and booking details, BOOK HERE.

SCG – TICKETS ON SALE NOW

August 27, 2019 by  

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The Primary Club has once again secured a limited number of seats in premium positions in the Sydney Cricket Ground for this summer’s four international games.

Here are the games, dates, times and booking links.  They include fully-catered options, ideal for corporate or family celebration events:

  • T20 vs Pakistan, Sunday 3rd Nov, 2:30pm – BOOK HERE
  • Test vs New Zealand, Days 1, 2 & 3 (3rd, 4th & 5th Jan), 10:30am – BOOK HERE
  • ODI vs New Zealand, Friday 13th Mar, 1:20pm – BOOK HERE
  • ODI vs New Zealand, Sunday 15th Mar, 10:20am – BOOK HERE

 

WINNERS ANNOUNCED – THE MEMBERS’ RAFFLE 2019, drawn 4th July at 3pm

June 27, 2019 by  

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We are pleased to advise the winning ticket numbers in the Members’ Raffle drawn at The Lakes Golf Club.

  1. Allen & Unwin – 6 best-seller books – Ticket number 047339 – C.Gauld
  2. Kevin Pietersen Rhino Bat – Ticket number 117775 – T.Moody
  3. Sunday at the Stables with Gai Waterhouse – Ticket number 119129 – B.Doff
  4. Bonville Golf Resort Accomm and Golf for 2 – Ticket number 119736 – B.Dillon
  5. Grand Barossa Mixed Dozen Wines, Chateau Tanunda – Ticket number 068910 – N.Ford
  6. Cypress Lakes Round of Golf for 4 – Ticket number 004374 – R.Whittle
  7. Iona Estate Mixed Half-Doz Wines – Ticket number 119247 – J.Dunk
  8. Three PT “Better You” sessions – Ticket number 123343 – A.Varasdi

Congratulations to all our winners, and thanks to all the prize donors!

IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE PRIMARY CLUB’S GOLF DAY AT THE LAKES GOLF CLUB ON THURSDAY 4TH JULY, WE INVITED ALL MEMBERS AND VISITORS TO ENTER OUR MONSTER CHARITY RAFFLE TO HELP RAISE FUNDS FOR OUR PROJECTS WITH THE SYDNEY CHILDRENS’ HOSPITAL PHYSIO UNIT AND EMPOWER GOLF (GOLD COAST, QLD).

SIR RODEN CUTLER AWARD – DAMIEN THOMLINSON

November 15, 2018 by  

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In recognition of their determination and sheer inspiration, five of Australia’s most outstanding athletes with a disability, including Paralympic and Invictus Games medallists, have been named as finalists in The Primary Club of Australia’s 2018/19 Sir Roden Cutler Award.

Among the finalists are Madison de Rozario, three-time gold medallist in wheelchair track and field, and Joany Badenhorst, the first and only female Paralympian to represent Australia in Boardercross.

Also included as finalists are Cristine Suffolk, middle and long distance runner, Damien Thomlinson, Afghanistan war veteran and snowboard Paralympian, and Curtis McGrath, an eight-time World Championship gold medallist in para-canoeing.

The winner was announced at the Baggy Green Awards Dinner at NSW Parliament House on 15th November – Damien Thomlinson will receive a $20,000 grant for sporting and recreational equipment to be given to an organisation he chooses which reflects the Club’s charter. In addition, each finalist will receive a grant of $2,000 for a charity of his/her choice that supports people with disabilities.

JIM MAXWELL’S NEW BOOK – “THE SOUND OF SUMMER”

November 1, 2016 by  

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the-sound-of-summer2Here’s a great Christmas or Birthday present idea!  Purchase a hard back copy of Jim Maxwell’s latest book, his personal memoirs titled “The Sound of Summer”, via the Primary Club at the RRP of $46.95 including postage and handling within Australia; and by agreement with the publisher, all the proceeds will go to the Primary Club’s charities.

For more information, and to order one or more copies, go to this link.