Events

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QRI has a great selection of member events around Queensland. These include BBQ’s, trivia nights, Christmas Parties and more!

You can get involved with sponsorship, or even helping to host an event! Connect with us to stay up to date with events in your region.

 

QRI Bar

QRI BAR

Every Friday from 4pm

Come and join us from 4pm every Friday at the QRI Conference Centre (309 Edward St, Brisbane) to start your weekend off the right way- with cheap drinks, kabana, tunes and the best bar staff in town!!

Depot BBQs

DEPOT BBQ'S & SITE VISITS

Throughout 2018

QRI regularly does site visits, supplies snacks, and even hosts BBQs at Aurizon and Queensland Rail Depots around Queensland. Feel free to request a visit to your workplace by contacting us directly! And stay tuned to our e-newsletter, Facebook page and online Events Calendar for up-to-date info.

Member Day Trips & Dinners

MEMBER DAY TRIPS & DINNERS

Throughout 2018

QRI organises free or subsidised outdoor activities and dinner parties for members and their families. Examples of these include a day-out to Great Keppel Island, a Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary excursion, local QRI member dinners (Bundaberg, Gladstone, Ipswich etc). Stay tuned for the 2018 member event calendar!

Wellness Seminars

WELLNESS SEMINARS

Throughout 2018

QRI is partnering with our wellness-focussed Program Partners, to host a series of free Wellness Seminars. These will focus on optimal health and work-life balance. Check our online events calendar for dates and locations!

Scholarship Awards

QRI SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS

2018: Applications close 29 June. Awards Night 4th October

The QRI Scholarship Awards offer over $20,000 worth of grants to the children and grandchildren of members who demonstrate outstanding achievement in the categories of academia, the arts and sports.
These Awards are held annually and provide a great opportunity to celebrate the achievements of the younger generation.

Christmas in July

CHRISTMAS IN JULY

Annually in July 2018

Each year, QRI Lifestyle hosts a sit down dinner to celebrate Christmas in July with our Gladstone members. Held at the QRI Clubhouse on Off Street this event offers a great chance for members in the Gladstone area to get together and celebrate what it is to be part of the QRI Lifestyle community! With drinks, live music and games, this is a night not to be missed! Read our regular e-newsletters and check the Events Calendar for dates and info.

RSPCA Charity Golf Day

RSPCA CHARITY GOLF DAY

Friday 21st September 2018

Our Charity Golf Day is held in September to raise much needed funds for the RSPCA. A group of enthusiastic Brisbane members attend the 18 hole Ambrose event held at Keperra Country Golf Club. The morning is spent playing for the top prize and players return to the Club for a delicious lunch. Our wonderful sponsors always play a big part in the day, donating hundreds of dollars worth of prizes for our raffle!

Safe Work Month

SAFE WORK MONTH

October 2018

October is national Safe Work Month. Join QRI Lifestyle and Partners as we celebrate work-life balance! Multiple events, seminars and workshops will be held – stay tuned to our e-newsletters and other internal communications for further information.

Wine, Cheese & Trivia Night

WINE, CHEESE, & TRIVIA NIGHT

Friday 26th October 2018

Ask anyone who has ever been to one of QRI Lifestyle's trivia nights will be able to tell you what a fantastic night it is! Held in the QRI conference centre on Edward Street, this is a FREE event for our members or $20 for non-members. An expert trivia master hands out questions to test even the smartest of teams. The winning team takes home a trophy, prizes and the title of champions!

AGM

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

5pm Thursday 29th November

Join us for the 2018 QRI Annual General Meeting. The AGM will be held at the QRI Conference Room, 309 Edward St Brisbane, from 5pm Thursday 29 th November. This year is a State Management Committee Members election year. Registrations will open in September. Light refreshments to follow meeting. All QRI Lifestyle members are welcome to attend.

Christmas Parties

CHRISTMAS PARTIES

November & December - Various Dates

QRI Lifestyle's famous Christmas parties are a free event for all members and their families. Volunteers & members all around Queensland, including regional areas, gather for the day at venues such as local pools and parks. With a delicious lunch, visits from Santa Clause and special presents for the kids, these parties are always a hugely popular event for the QRI community. Click the red arrow to go to our Eventbrite registrations site