Helping our Farmers at Christmas!

Saturday, January 21 2017

A little spread of Christmas Cheer! Prior to Christmas the Worthy Grand Treasurer made contact with the coordinator for the Western Queensland Draught Appeal with regards to a further donation from the Order, to make their Christmas and New Year a little brighter for the local farmers who are still impacted by the ongoing drought…. Read More…

Biennial Sessions – Grand Representatives

Thursday, January 19 2017

The 16th Biennial Sessions is fast approaching.  Reports from present and past Grand Representatives are to be sent to the Worthy Grand Fraternal Correspondent Brother Paul Smith no later than Friday 24th February 2017. Please use email address or street address 18 Croston Road Engadine NSW 2233.

Hobart Chapter Assists Community Group

Tuesday, December 27 2016

Last November, Hobart’s Choir of High Hopes required a meal for the choir members and support personnel between their afternoon and evening performances.  A request was made to Hobart Chapter to cater and Chapter members had no hesitation in supporting the choir. The Choir of High Hopes was established nine years ago to provide opportunity,… Read More…

Capital Cruising!

Monday, December 19 2016

Brother Gary Sweeney, Sister Margaret Kestenbaum (Worthy Matron), Sister Barbara Lang and Sister Ella Ross from Capital Chapter, recently went on a Cruise organised for the Most Worshipful Grand Master of NSW & ACT  MW Bro Jamie Melville, as an end of year thank you and get together for those members and their families who… Read More…

A new Chapter is born

Friday, December 16 2016

After 2 years of hard work by our members, Canberra Chapter No 52 and Fraser Chapter No 192 amalgamated to become Capital Chapter No 52 on 26th November 2016. It was a wonderful day attended by distinguished members of The United Grand Chapter of Australia, the Grand Chapter of NSW & ACT, the Grand Chapter… Read More…


Tuesday, December 13 2016

The United Grand Chapter of Australia is very pleased to announce that the Order of the Eastern Star in Australia has a fresh new look — a new logo, website, brochure and a soon to be launched Facebook Page.  The MWGM – Sister Sandra Davis and the MWGP – Brother George Taylor made this announcement… Read More…

Grand Representatives News

Friday, November 18 2016

Dear Members, Please find included, the Christmas Message, the Minutes of the Melbourne Meeting and the Renewal Form for the Term 2017 to 2019. Please mention to any other members when you receive this, to ensure that all our members are notified about what is going on as some put this email in their junk… Read More…

Visit to the Grand Chapter of Texas

Friday, November 18 2016

Along with Leone Johnson PWM  (Croydon Park)  & Anne Brogden WM  (Perth), Alan & I had the opportunity to meet  up with my counterpart Jerre Miller PWM ( Handley Chapter TX) & be her guests at The Grand Chapter of Texas 134th Sessions which ran from Wednesday 31st August to Sunday  4th September. We might… Read More…

Wollongong Chapter’s Farewell Lunch

Friday, November 18 2016

Wollongong members farewelled their Worthy Matron, Sister Joan Nethery, and Worthy Patron, Brother Ronald Nethery, at a luncheon at the Forest Grove Café, Kanahooka.  Everyone enjoyed the company, food and venue to celebrate end of term with the WM & WP with much fun and laughter.

Perth Chapter Installation

Friday, November 18 2016

Friends from NSW Sister Leone Johnson Installing officer of Croydon Park Chapter, Sister Pamela Paterson Installing Marshal of Wallsend Chapter and Sister Jean McClymont Installing Chaplain of Mayfield Chapter travelled to Western Australia to support Sister Anne Brogden at her Installation as Worthy Matron of Perth Chapter No 46, on Friday 4th November 2017.