Avondale RSA Anzac Day 2018
Please see our planned itinerary for Anzac Day 2018, with the march beginning and concluding at our new 48 Rosebank Road, Avondale clubrooms. Please contact the office on 09 828 5000 with any questions.
Poppy Day Collectors and Anzac Day Volunteers Wanted 2018
The Avondale RSA is continuing on the important tradition of Anzac Day, but this year the march will begin and conclude at our new 48 Rosebank Road, Avondale location. Exact details of the Anzac Day march and itinerary will be posted here shortly. We require volunteers to help on this day, with preparations, traffic marshalling, meeting and greeting, and general tasks.
We are also keen to have volunteers with available time help with our collections on Poppy Collections Day. This year, this will be on Thursday 19th April and Friday 20th April. Only 4-5 hours is required each day.
If you are able to help in any way with either of these important events, please call the Avondale RSA office on 09 828 5000 with your details or for Poppy collections just turn up to our new club at 48 Rosebank Road, from 8 a.m – our team there will be happy to give you a rundown as to what is required.
Come along and join in with the festivities of Avondale RSA’s last weekend and trading days at our Layard Street location! We will be opening at our new location nearby within a short period – details will be placed here as soon as finalised. But in the meantime, make sure you’re part of the party to see off the Avondale RSA Layard Street!
|Saturday 17 March, 2018||St Patricks Day Party – The fun starts at 4pm, with prize draws (be seen in green to win), happy hours, and bowls of Irish stew! We will have entertainment throughout the evening – come and enjoy our St Patricks Day Celebration! St Patricks Day Flyer|
|Sunday 18 March, 2018||Layard St location Closing Ceremony – smart attire, medals optional. Come along and be part of the formal closure of the Layard St Avondale RSA location. Our new location (around the corner) on Rosebank Road will also be made available for members and guests to visit – come and see our new premises before they are refurbished! We will be taking a full minutes silence, there will be a blessing of our carvings, and more. All members and guests are welcome.|
Layard Street – Last Day Of Trading Before Move
The last day of trading for the Avondale RSA at our current Layard Street location will be Sunday 18th March, 2018. We are moving to new facilities nearby. Address and opening date for the new facility will be announced shortly. Note that current memberships can be renewed at our Layard Street location for the upcoming year.
EXTRAORDINARY GENERAL MEETING ON FEBRUARY 25th, 2018
There is an Avondale Returned Services Association Inc Extraordinary General Meeting, to be held on Sunday 25th February 2018 at 9.30am in the Avondale RSA Clubrooms, 7 Layard St, Avondale.
The purpose of the meeting is to bring members up to date with moving out of the existing Avondale RSA building, and to seek agreement to purchasing an identified property.
NORMAL CLUB OPERATING HOURS HAVE RESUMED
Normal Avondale RSA club opening hours have resumed from 3 January. Please note that the club is now also open on Mondays from 2-7pm, due to a successful trial during the month of December.
CHRISTMAS PERIOD CLOSURES DECEMBER 2017 and JANUARY 2018
Please note that the Avondale RSA will be:
CLOSED – December 25th to December 28th inclusive.
OPEN – December 29th to 31st inclusive.
CLOSED – January 1st to January 2nd 2018 inclusive.
Normal Avondale RSA opening hours return from January 3rd 2018.
MONDAY OPENINGS TRIAL EXTENDED UNTIL END OF DECEMBER 2017
The Avondale RSA will be OPEN on Mondays from 2-7pm until the end of December 2017. Decisions for further extension of Monday openings will be made after the trial concludes, and advised on the website.