Irish Community News
Saoirse McCormack Inaugural Golf Day- Supporting RPA Newborn Care
Saoirse McCormack was born at 24 weeks weighing just 589g. She spent 4 months in hospital at the Royal Prince Albert Hospital, without whose care she may not have made it. Saoirse is now 1 years old, and her Irish parents have pledged to raise $50,000 for the hospital by hosting a Golf Day at Boonie Doon golf club in Sydney on the 15th of August.
There are 3 levels is sponsorship:
$2000 - Banner at sponsored hole, branding on all promotional material, branding on website and the option to have promotional products/material at the event
$3000 - Banner at sponsored hole, branding on all promotional material, branding on website and the option to have promotional products/material at the event
$5000 - Overall sponsorship at event, Banner at sponsored hole, top branding on all promotional material, top branding on website and the option to have promotional products/material at the event
Lunch sponsor - $2000 provide lunch for attendees if event, branding on all promotional material, branding on website and the option to have promotional products/material at the event
Drinks Cart Sponsor - $2000 provide lunch for attendees if event, branding on all promotional material, branding on website and the option to have promotional products/material at the event
The golf starts at 12:30 and finishes at 5ish with Dinner at 6:30pm. There will be limited spots for the dinner at $180 per person.
There will be a Dr from the hospital along with a parent talking about where the money will go. And I hopefully have Paul Martell as the entertainment and MC.
Find out more at Saoirse's fundraising page.
Irish Language winter school - Scoil Gheimhridh SydneyIrish speakers wanting to regain retain their Irish language skills are invited to the Scoil Gheimhridh in Kensington, 10 minutes from the centre of Sydney, for a long weekend of craic on 7-10 June. Contact Éilis at ILSS@
Mundy – Australian Tour
Irish singer / songwriter Mundy will be touring Australia this May.
Thursday 23rd May – Mick O’Malley’s Irish Pub – BRISBANE
Saturday 25th May – The Factory Theatre – SYDNEY
Wednesday 29th May – Northcote Social Club – MELBOURNE
Sunday 2nd June – Rosie O’Grady’s Northbridge – PERTH
Mick Flannery –Debut Australian Tour
Irish singer/songwriter Mick Flannery makes his Australian debut, bringing his acclaimed tour to the country for 4 shows only:
Tickets will sell fast so get in early!
Australia's Biggest Morning Tea
Taste Ireland will host a Morning Tea in aid of The Cancer Council on 1st June 2013, 10am-12 noon.
We ask that you bring a cake or desert to share. Everyone will give a gold coin donation for a taste of your offering, all proceeds will go directly to the Cancer Council Australia. We will provide the Irish Tea, and it's a great excuse to catch up with the Irish Community for a good cause.
Last year we raised over $800, this year we are aiming to raise $1,000.
Sarah Jane Saddler School Of Irish Dance
Irish Dancing Classes for 3-9 year olds in Sydney.
Cardio Ceili in Melbourne
Classes take place in the Celtic Club in Melbourne on Thursday nights, 6.30pm-7.30pm.
$40 voucher when you book a holiday!
Carla Conroy; Travel Counsellor is offering our Taste Ireland customers a $40 Taste Ireland voucher to be used online for any travel bookings over $500 booked between now and 31st October 2012. Just mention this offer when contacting Carla!
Carla has many years experience in the travel industry, and has a wealth of travel knowledge to share with you. Unlike high street agencies, Carla is available at a time to suit you, including evenings and weekends.