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Whether you have left Australia for the first time, or this is another overseas posting, we’re here to help you settle into Southern Life and offer you the company of fellow Australians.

AWA Logo“AWA aims to provide a social and cultural club for Australians residing in Atlanta and surrounding areas. We strive to offer friendship and assist new members in establishing themselves in Atlanta. We promote and facilitate an easy entry and interest in the social and communal life of Atlanta.”

 

Upcoming Events

September 2014 – February 2015

Sep
21
Sun
Luncheon: Café Saigon @ Cafe Saigon
Sep 21 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Sunday and lunch and Asian food, what’s not to love?


Join fellow AWA members for a meal and a drink or two.

 

Sep
26
Fri
AFL Grand Final 2014 @ The Albert Pub, Inman Park
Sep 26 @ 10:30 pm – 11:59 pm

The 2014 Australian Football League season is the 118th season of the elite Australian rules football competition.[1]

The premiership season began on 14 March with Collingwood hosting Fremantle at Etihad Stadium in Melbourne.[2][3] The season is scheduled to conclude on 27 September with the AFL Grand Final at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

The Atlanta Kookaburras invite you to watch the game live with them and cheer on teams for their excellent performances all season long.

Oct
25
Sat
Halloween Pumpkin Carving and Sausage Sizzle @ The Beyers
Oct 25 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This event has become an annual ritual for the AWA.  The Beyers host us for a fun evening of pumpkin carving for the kids and adults with sausage sizzle to boot.  To keep costs down, you are requested to bring along appetizers, salads and desserts to share.  BYO Drinks.

Keep an eye out for details via Evite and FB nearer to the date.

 

Nov
10
Mon
AWA Committee Meeting
Nov 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Nov
20
Thu
Thanksgiving Waifs and Strays Pot Luck @ TBD
Nov 20 @ 2:15 pm – 9:00 pm

If you are in town and at a loose end for Thanksgiving, come join us for a pot luck meal.  The host will provide the venue and main course meats, guests help out with appetizers, sides and desserts to share.  BYO Drinks.

Look for the Evite and FB Invitation nearer to the date.

 

 

 

 

 

Dec
6
Sat
Christmas Cocktail Party @ TBD
Dec 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

A great way to kickoff the Holiday Season before heading off on year end vacations.

Jan
12
Mon
AWA Committee Meeting
Jan 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jan
24
Sat
Australia Day Celebration @ TBD
Jan 24 @ 2:20 pm – 3:20 pm

We will be celebrating Australia Day – not sure exactly which date at this point, looking for a venue – if you have one in mind please contact a Board member with the details.

Jan
25
Sun
Australia Day Celebration @ TBD
Jan 25 @ 2:20 pm – 3:20 pm

We will be celebrating Australia Day – not sure exactly which date at this point, looking for a venue – if you have one in mind please contact a Board member with the details.

Feb
19
Thu
Luncheon: Got a recommendation for a weekday lunch ? @ TBD - Got a recommendation ?
Feb 19 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

We’re looking for an exciting restaurant for a weekday lunch – any recommendations ?

 

Please check back regularly for details of our up coming events.