Celebrating our 20th Anniversary Year!
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 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.”
April – May 2014
The Atlanta Kookaburras in conjunction with the Down Under Fest are pleased to present a full day of Australian Sports & Culture to celebrate ANZAC Day 2014.
At 11.00am April 26th, Garrard Landing Park in Roswell will be “Crown Land” for the day as Australian (and some New Zealand) sports including Aussie Rules Football, Cricket, Netball, Rugby, Co-ed Ausball and even Boomerang throwing, take the field.
Entry is FREE to this family event. Some Aussie food favorites are available for “donations”. Sit back and relax watching live action sport all day, the Australian way.
For more information or to get involved and sponsor this event contact Wayne Kraska of the Atlanta Kookaburras 404 617 2311 or Tina Keough from the Down Under Fest 770 616 1494
Schedule of Events:
11.00am: Australian Rules Football – Local League Game
1.00pm: Netball (separate area)
1.15pm: Ausball – Co-ed non contact Australian Football
2.00pm: Australian Rules Football – Local League Game
2.45pm: Boomerang Throwing
The Atlanta Opera’s production of the comedy The Barber of Seville is a fabulously fun tale of the adventures of the cheeky Larrikin Figaro. It is a great opera for first timers and seasoned opera goers alike!
More information can be found – here
The Atlanta Opera will give us a 20% discount off regular ticket prices for a group of 10 people or more. Ticket prices showing the discount and seating chart can be found – here
Please RSVP to Rachel Jorgensen at Jorgensen.email@example.com by April 18th
We look forward to seeing you at the opera!
Note that we are moving ANZAC Day celebrations a bit from the traditional weekend due to venue availability.
Please check back regularly for details of our up coming events.