API State Sporting Carnival – Coolangatta 2018
14 – 19 October 2018

Planning is well under way for the 2018 API State Sporting Carnival and this year’s event is sure to be another fantastic week filled with plenty of sporting activities and sightseeing around Cooloongatta and the local area. If you would love to explore this great part of Queensland, why not take the opportunity the join fellow API members on the sporting courts, lanes and courses and share a fun-filled week. The event will include a range of sporting and social activities including a Meet’n’Greet, local sightseeing and the Carnival Dinner.

Schedule of Events Venue
Meet ‘n’ Greet Sunday 14th October, Auditorium Function Room
  Coolangatta Tweed Heads Gold Club
Golf Coolangatta Golf Club
Lawn Bowls Tugan Bowls Club
Tennis Tweed Heads Tennis Club
Ten Pin Bowling Tweed Heads Bowling Alley
Multi Sports At a combination of sporting venues
Carnival Dinner Thursday 18th October, Auditorium Function Room
  Coolangatta Tweed Heads Gold Club

For further information, or to receive a nomination form for the event, please contact our Carnival Event Manager, Leanne Brown on lbrown@apiqld.com.au or call (07) 3005 6628

API State President’s Golf Day!

The Annual API State President’s Day was played at Gailes Golf Club on Sunday, 8th July 2018.

This was the 22nd year the event was held and attending members and guests enjoyed playing on a championship course in excellent conditions.

The team event was won by the ‘The Invincibles’, with a score of 305. The winning team was captained by Craig Lister and included players Aaron Chong, Gary Menegon, Brad Richards, Roger Vinton and Darryl Woods.

‘The Balaclavas’ were the runners up on a score of 308. The team was captained by Jenny Barling, joined by players Greg Crombie, Brian Saltzer and Ian Sillman.

Last year’s winning team captained by Mark Stanton came in third this year on a score of 310.

1st Division winner with an AGU Handicap, was Aaron Chong on 72 nett, followed by runner up Ati Lam Sam on 74 nett.

2nd Division winner was Brian Saltzer on 73 nett and runner up Craig Lister on 75 nett.

Ladies winner Jenny Barling finished on 74 nett and runner up Kerry Jespersen on 77 nett.

The Callaway Handicap winner was Jim Williams on 76 nett with runner up Paul Foley on 78 nett.

‘Nearest the Pins’ were won by Ian Sillman on the 3rd Hole, Jenny Barling on the 6th hole and Craig Lister on the 12th hole.

Thanks were extended to API Management for organising the day and for providing the trophies.

Are you looking to join a Golf Club?

The API Golf Club is looking for new members to join their club! The group plays 18 Sundays thoughtout the year, mainly on Brisbane courses, with some games extending to the Gold Coast and Caboolture, wand getaway long weekends to Toowoomba. If you are interested in joining the club and polishing your golfing skills, call Jim McMonagle on 07 3378 1156 for details.

Brisbane City Branch Social Club – Friday night event

Are you thinking about a Friday night out in the Brisbane CBD and looking for somewhere to have a great time!
The BCB Branch invites you and your friends to enjoy a night of great music, free Sausage Sizzle and a chance to win lucky door prizes.
The event is held every second Friday night and starts at 4.30pm on the 4th floor, 275 George St Brisbane.

BCB Friday Night Function APRIL – June 2018
DATE TIME
21 September 18 4.30pm – 9.00pm
05 October 18 4.30pm – 9.00pm
19 October 18 4.30pm – 9.00pm
02 November 18 4.30pm – 9.00pm
16 November 18 4.30pm – 9.00pm
30 November 18 4.30pm – 9.00pm