Australian American Association of South Australia

AUSTRALIAN-AMERICAN ASSOCIATION IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA

MONTHLY MEET AND GREET

Friday 8 April 2022

From 5:00 pm t0 7:00 pm at the

Combined Ex Services Mess

 Torrens Parade Ground

Victoria Drive, Adelaide

Cash bar and nibbles provided

Torrens Parade Ground is a former military facility located in Adelaide, South Australia. It is the location of South Australia’s Vietnam War Memorial, and the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander War Memorial. The parade ground and drill hall were listed on the South Australian Heritage Register on 11 June 1998

The Combined Ex Services Mess is located on the 1st floor of this prestigious building and is a good starting place for a night out.  Parking is free on the Parade Ground for the duration of the Meet ‘n Greet.

The premises are wheelchair friendly, and children are welcome

We look forward to seeing you there

Email: general@aaasa.org.au 

Phone: 0480 202 92

80th ANNIVERSARY CORAL SEA COMMEMORATIVE SERVICE

To be held at

The Remembrance Columns in the Adelaide Botanic Gardens

(Enter the main gates on North Terrace and take the first path to the right)

10.30 am SUNDAY 1 MAY 2022

The simple service conducted by a chaplain lasts about 40 minutes and includes the laying of tributes by the American, Australian Federal and State Government representatives, Armed Services, Service Organizations and other interested parties.

The reading of the Australian Prime Minister’s and the US President’s Messages is followed by a Commemorative Address to be given by Commander Emma McDonald-Kerr ADC RAN Commanding Officer of Navy Head Quarters – South Australia

Uniform optional – Medals and Decorations may be worn.

COVID SAFE CONDITIONS WILL APPLY

For further information, please phone 0480 202 927

80th ANNIVERSARY CORAL SEA LUNCHEON

The Maid Hotel, 1 Magill Road, Stepney

Sunday 1 May 2022

12.00 for 12.30 pm

Cost:  $50 pp

The cost includes a two-course meal with a choice of five main courses and three desserts plus a drink on arrival.

Cash Bar

RSVP 22 April 2022

 By telephone, SMS, email or post

Dress: Smart Casual / Business Dress or Uniform optional

(medals & decorations may be worn)

COVID-SAFE PLAN WILL APPLY

Numbers Are Limited