Queensland

The responsibility of Chapters within the state of Queensland is with the Grand Chapter of Queensland.

The first Chapter to be instituted in Australia was Sarah Chapter on the 12th of July in 1912 in the city of Brisbane, Queensland. The first District Grand Chapter established in Queensland was Brisbane District Grand Chapter, instituted on the 1st of March 1947. On Australia Day, 26th of January 1985, the Grand Chapter of Queensland was instituted as the governing body of the Chapters and Districts in that State.

The Grand Chapter of Queensland is represented by 19 Grand Office-bearers and the term of office is 12 months. The Annual General Meeting and Installation is held on the weekend of the first Saturday in April in Brisbane or the last weekend in March if Easter falls on the first Saturday in April. Click here to view the current board of Grand Office-bearers for 2017-2018.

The Chairities supported by the Grand Chapter this term are the Queensland Institute for Medical Research and the Star Gardens for the Aged (Beaudesert, South of Brisbane).

Following is a listing of the Queensland Chapters:

 

Report to Chapter Name & Number Meets
Burnett District Grand CommitteeRockhampton # 1452nd Saturday 2:00 pm. Recess January
Brisbane District Grand CommitteeRedcliffe # 853rd Saturday 1:00 pm. Recess January
Brisbane District Grand CommitteeNambour # 1293rd Sat 1:30 pm. Recess December
Burnett District Grand CommitteeMount Morgan # 1584th Saturday 2:00 pm except October (9:30 am) and April (3rd Saturday 9:30 am). Recess December
Burnett District Grand CommitteeMonto # 1614th Thursday 7:30 pm except December, 2nd Thursday 7:30 pm
South Brisbane District Grand CommitteeMizpah # 121st Saturday 1:30pm. Recess January
Burnett District Grand CommitteeMaryborough # 1111st Monday 7:30 pm. Recess January
North Queensland District Grand CommitteeMareeba # 1693rd Tuesday 10:00 am except December (1st Tuesday). Recess January
North Queensland District Grand CommitteeMackay # 1752nd Saturday 1:30 pm. Recess January
Burnett District Grand CommitteeKeppel Coast # 2143rd Saturday 10:30 am except September/October in odd years (4th Saturday). Recess December
North Queensland District Grand CommitteeHome Hill # 1363rd Monday 9:30 am. Recess January
Burnett District Grand CommitteeHervey Bay # 1824th Saturday 1:30 pm. Recess December
Brisbane District Grand CommitteeSt Lukes # 1002nd Friday 7:30 pm. Recess January
South Brisbane District Grand CommitteeGolden Wattle # 43rd Friday 7:30 pm. Recess January
Burnett District Grand CommitteeGlenmore # 1701st Saturday 1:30 pm. Recess January
Burnett District Grand CommitteeGin Gin # 2173rd Wednesday 7:30 pm except December, 2nd Tuesday. Recess January
South Brisbane District Grand CommitteeElecta # 1603rd Monday 7:30 pm except December, 2nd Monday. Recess January
South Brisbane District Grand CommitteeDinmore # 574th Thursday 10:00 am. Recess December
North Queensland District Grand CommitteeDenison # 1884th Thursday 9:30 am. Recess December
Brisbane District Grand CommitteeDayboro # 1473rd Saturday 6:30 pm except April, 3rd Friday 7:00 pm, and July, 4th Friday 7:00 pm. Recess January
South Brisbane District Grand CommitteeDarling Downs # 1403rd Wednesday 10:00 am
South Brisbane District Grand CommitteeCoorparoo # 232nd Saturday 2:30pm. Recess January
South Brisbane District Grand CommitteeCoolangatta # 633rd Friday 7:00 pm. Recess December
Brisbane District Grand CommitteeChermside # 931st Saturday 6:00 pm; 2nd Saturday March 6:00 pm; 1st Saturday June, July, August 2:00 pm. Recess January
North Queensland District Grand CommitteeCharters Towers # 1772nd Sunday 1:00 pm. Recess January
Burnett District Grand CommitteeWondai # 1381st Sat 2:00 pm. Recess January
North Queensland District Grand CommitteeCairns # 1031st Friday 7:30 pm. Recess January
Brisbane District Grand CommitteeCaboolture # 1161st Saturday 1:00 pm except March, 2nd Saturday 1:00 pm. Recess January
Burnett District Grand CommitteeBundaberg # 1312nd Saturday 1:30 pm. Recess January
North Queensland District Grand CommitteeToowoomba # 1051st Friday 7:30 pm. Recess January
South Brisbane District Grand CommitteeBeenleigh # 1993rd Thursday 7:30 pm. Recess December
South Brisbane District Grand CommitteeBeau View # 2183rd Saturday 1:00 pm. Recess December
Brisbane District Grand CommitteeAshgrove # 783rd Friday 7:30 pm. Recess January
South Brisbane District Grand CommitteeWarwick # 1324th Saturday 2:00 pm. Recess December
North Queensland District Grand CommitteeTownsville # 921st Friday 7:30 pm. Recess January