Pine Rivers - Q48

Next Meeting

4th Monday of each Month
See the map under for directions.


Mr Ron Carroll
Address 14 Bungunya Street, Banyo QLD 4014
Email roncarrol@optusnet.com.au
Phone 07 3267 7118


Mr Pat Ringold
Address PO Box 468, Kallangur QLD 4503
Email patrick.ringold@bigpond.com
Phone  0419 668 347
Sub Section Postal Address PO Box 468, Kallangur QLD 4503

‘The Anchorage’ Telephone: 07 3886 2606

 Headquarters and club house of Pine Rivers Sub Section is at ‘The Anchorage’, Tarakan House, Ogg Road,  Murrumba Downs.  Should you wish to contact us at ‘The Anchorage’ you can telephone us on (07) 38862606  – the phone is only manned when ‘The Anchorage’ is open.

This modern building is a credit to the efforts of many dedicated shipmates of the Sub Section and the support of the local community – particularly Patron of the Sub Section, Councillor David Dwyer of Moreton Bay

Shire Council and the former Mayor of Pine Rivers Shire Yvonne Chapman who was the previous Patron of the Sub Section.  

The Sub Section is vibrant, participating at State Conference and attending all State Council-sponsored activities including barbeques and outings.   A lively interchange of ideas occurs between shipmates and lots of social interaction is evident.

The Sub Section provides many facilities and services to members including Welfare and Pensions assistance.

The Sub Section has several dedicated TIP-trained Welfare officers and a dedicated Advocate / Pensions Officer.

Pine Rivers Sub Section meets on the 4th Monday of each Month at 1930 7.30pm –

All members are invited to attend, visitors are welcome.  New members are very welcome.  Please telephone the Secretary or the President for details or further information.

See the map under for directions.

Social Friday Nights at the Anchorage:-

The bar and clubrooms at ‘The Anchorage’ , Ogg Road, Murrumba Downs are open every Friday afternoon at about 1700(5.00pm) for refreshments.   

The Sub Section has a light supper every Friday night at ‘The Anchorage’ –  A different theme each Friday evening….it depends on the mood of the organiser

…which is usually friendly.  Anyway we hope to see you along… and bring your money to ensure you take home a raffle prize! Visitors welcome.

2014 – Proposed Activities – August—Bus trip to Mt. Tambourine – date to be advised

24.08.14- outdoor meeting and bar-b-queue lunch Bullocky’s Rest- Petrie

14.09.14- AE1 Memorial Service- MBRC is the host 28.09.14- State Section Reunion Bar-b- queue Maritime Museum – starts 1000/ catered lunch with refreshments

07.11-08.11.14- Commemorative Events to mark significant Naval History

07.11.14- meet and greet evening at the Anchorage 1900-2100. Invitation to CN to attend/ other official guests and shipmates and partners invited.

08.11.14- Official unveiling and Dedication of Plaques/ unveiling of murals and Wreath Laying Commemoration Service.

Sydney/Emden battle remembered/ loss of AE1/ Australian Navy & Expeditionary Forces Memorial Service.

Commemorative Dinner offering our” Mark of Respect” to absent friends and surviving shipmates.

Information briefs and Invitations to be forwarded to all shipmates.

30.11.14- Children’s Christmas Party- Social Committee organizing/ local venue

14.12.14- Adult Christmas Party/ Beggars Christmas at the Anchorage.


Click on the link below and go to photgraphs of events and

social functions.  Lots of beaut photos Lots of Great shipmates.

Report and photographs of the Dedication of the Naval Memorial in ANZAC Ave by RADM Trevor Ruting AM CSC RAN and our Patron Mayor Clr Yvonne Chapman on 10 July 2005

ANZAC Day 2006 Photographs.

17 June 2006 – Annual President’s Dinner Photos

9 July 2006 – Dedication of Memorial at Sub Section and Anniv. Naval Memorial

18 February 2007 – Chinese New Year Luncheon, China Town, Brisbane

16 – 18 March 2007 – Report and Photographs QLD State Conference hosted by Pine Rivers

25 April 2007 – Photographs of ANZAC Day 2007

16 June 2007 – Photographs President’s Dinner Pine Rivers Bowling Club 2007

28 July 2007 – Better than Christmas in July?? – Velvet Waters, Caloundra

2 December 2007 – Children’s Christmas Party and Sub SEction Xmas Celebrations

27 January 2009 – Presentation of Life Memberships to ‘Gus’ John Dundas and ‘Knocka’ Chris White (see photos etc click here)

21 June 2009 – President’s Dinner – Pine Rivers Bowling Club

14 November 2009 – Remembrance Day Photographs – Naval Memorial, ANZAC Avenue, Kallangur.

9 December 2009 – Photographs of Christmas Party and Beggars Christmas – Norths Leagues Club, Kallangur.

19 June 2010 – Photographs of Annual President’s Dinner

16 June 2012 – Photographs of Annual President’ Dinner

1 July 2012 – BBQ and get together at Bullocky Rest