Freemasons Queensland Corporate Restructure

Freemasons Queensland Corporate Restructure

The Board of General Purposes has moved to address the issues of financial sustainability, membership growth and property management with a Corporate Restructure effective 30 June 2014. 

Freemasons Queensland as an organisation will establish a not-for-profit company limited by guarantee with a Board of Directors headed by a Chairman and a Secretariat that will operationalise the Strategic Plan.

You can read more about the Restructure by clicking on this link

Click this link to read Restructuring Q&A - Update 1 - 28 February 2014

Grand Master's April Information Nights on corporate restructure - Dates, venues and time

Click this link to read Restructuring Q&A - Update 2 - 31 March 2014

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Latest News

Latest News

Below is a listing of the all the lastest news from UGLQ.

  • ANZAC Day Service hosted by AIF Memorial Lodge April 24, 2014Invitation to UGLQ ANZAC Day Service conducted by AIF Memorial Lodge in Grand Hall at the Masonic Memorial Centre at 311 Ann Street Brisbane , 7pm Friday 25 April 2014…Lest We Forget.
    http://vimeo.com/92727617
    Thanks to Bro Andrew Halton for the Video.
  • Grand Master and Grand Lodge Visitations for ANZAC weekend April 17, 2014On ANZAC Day Friday 25 April 2014, commencing at 9 am the Grand Master Dr Gary Bacon, the DGM Alan Townson and the AGM David Gray will attend  the ANZAC Service and Lodge Wreath Laying Ceremony to be held at ...
  • Grand Master and Grand Lodge Visitations this week April 11, 2014The Grand Master, MW Bro Gary Bacon will be conducting Information Nights for members on the Organisational Change in UGLQ at: CHILDERS Masonic Centre on Monday night 14 April 2014 at 7.15pm, GYMPIE Masonic Centre on Tuesday night 15 April at 7.15pm, and ...
  • Grand Master and Grand Lodge Visitations this week April 3, 2014On Saturday 5 April 2014, A Wright PGM and Grand Team will represent at the Installation Ceremony of Mitchell Lodge in South West Queensland; The DGM Alan Townson will attend the Open Installation Ceremony of The Order of the Eastern ...
  • Youngcare Raffle – Win this exquisite jewellery! April 1, 2014Youngcare Raffle-Click here for details!
  • Grand Master and Grand Lodge Visitations this week March 28, 2014On Friday 28 March 2014, the MW Grand Master Dr Gary Bacon, accompanied by members of AIF Memorial Lodge, will unveil a plaque on furniture donated to the Spinal Injuries Unit at the Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane, to commemorate ...
  • Grand Master’s April Information Nights on the Freemasons Queensland corporate restructure March 21, 2014At the March 2014 Quarterly Communication, the MW Grand Master advised the Brethren that the most important feature of the planned organisational change in UGLQ is COMMUNICATION.
    To achieve this objective the Grand Master will be delivering a series of Information ...
  • Grand Master and Grand Lodge Visitations this week March 21, 2014From Thursday 20 March 2014 until Monday 24 March 2014, the MW Grand Master Dr Gary Bacon and Mrs Bacon, accompanied by the DGM Alan Townson and Mrs Townson and the AGM David Gray and Mrs Gray in the company ...
  • Grand Master and Grand Lodges Visitations this week March 14, 2014On Saturday 15 March 2014, R Walker PAGM will represent the MW Grand Master and attend the installation Ceremony of Walkerston Lodge in the Sugar City of Mackay with a Grand Team ; M Sondergeld AGSWks and Grand Team will ...
  • Grand Master and Grand Lodge Visitations this week March 7, 2014On Saturday 8 March 2014, the MW Grand Master Dr Gary Bacon will present a UGLQ 70 Year Service Jewel to  Past Grand Master and Viking Lodge member, Sir Walter Burnett; the AGM David Gray and Grand Team will attend ...
  • Freemasons Queensland Restructure – Update No. 1 – 28 February 2014 February 28, 2014Click on this link to read the Restructuring Q&A Update No. 1 – issued 28 February 2014
  • Grand Master and Grand Lodge Visitations this week February 28, 2014From Thursday 27 February 2014 to Sunday 2 March, the MW Grand Master Dr Gary Bacon and Mrs Bacon will attend the Grand Installation and associated events in Tasmania, accompanied by the DGM Alan Townson and Mrs Townson, AGM David ...
  • Grand Master and Grand Lodge Visitations this week February 21, 2014On Saturday 22 February 2014, P Cutmore PAGM will represent the Grand Master at the Yangan Lodge Proclamation Ceremony; On Monday evening 24 February, the MW Grand Master Dr Gary Bacon, accompanied by the DGM Alan Townson, AGM David Gray ...
  • UGLQ Policies- Social Media Use and Email Etiquette February 20, 2014These Policies have  been adopted by the Board of General Purposes for UGLQ members use:
    UGLQ Social Media Use Policy – February 2014
    UGLQ Email Etiquette Guide – February 2014
  • Freemasons Queensland Corporate Restructure Announced February 18, 2014Freemasons Queensland Corporate Restructure Announced
    The Board of General Purposes has moved to address the issues of financial sustainability, membership growth and property management with a Corporate Restructure effective 30 June 2014.
    Freemasons Queensland as an organisation will establish a not-for-profit company ...
  • Grand Master and Grand Lodge Visitations this week February 14, 2014On Saturday 15 February 2014, the MW Grand Master Dr Gary Bacon will attend the Masonic Conference of the District Grand Lodge of North Queensland at  the Townsville Masonic Centre. He will be accompanied by the Deputy Grand Master Alan ...

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Freemasons Queensland Podcasts

Latest Freemasons Queensland Podcasts

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  • Your Local Lodge Podcast – Episode 3 This is a podcast that is hosted by Luke Elin and Graham Schulz. Each podcast we attempt to interview a local freemason from Brisbane – Queensland Australia.
    The subject of the interview is Mark Paterson fromDennistoum  Lodge No 301 visit their site at www.dennistoun.org

    http://www.33sites.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/Your-Local-Lodge-Episode-3.mp3

  • Your Local Lodge Podcast – Episode 2 This is a podcast that is hosted by Luke Elin and Graham Schulz. Each podcast we attempt to interview a local freemason from Brisbane – Queensland Australia.
    The subject of the interview is Andrew English from Thistle Lodge No 490 visit their site at : Thistlelodge.com.au

  • Your Local Lodge Podcast – Episode 1 This is a podcast that is hosted by Luke Elin and Graham Schulz. Each podcast we attempt to interview a local freemason from Brisbane – Queensland Australia.
    The subject of the interview is Luke Elin from Thistle Lodge No 490  visit their site at : Thistlelodge.com.au

    http://www.33sites.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/Your-Local-Lodge-Episode-1.mp3

  • Your Local Lodge Podcast – Pilot This is a podcast that is hosted by Luke Elin and Graham Schulz. Each podcast we attempt to interview a local freemason from Brisbane – Queensland Australia.
    This is pilot show and the subject of the interview is Graham Schulz from Dennistoun Lodge No 301  visit their site at : Dennistoun.org

    http://www.33sites.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/Your-Local-Lodge-Pilot.mp3
     

  • Podcast 34 – Quarterly Communications This is the Freemasons Queensland Podcast – Show34 –the topic for this show is Quarterly Communications

    What is a Quarterly Communication
    How and when are they conducted
    What types of things happen at the meeting

  • Podcast 33 – Part 3 This is the Freemasons Queensland Podcast – Show 33 – Part 3 and the topic for this show is “33″.
    Is 33 the magic number ?
  • Podcast 33 – Part 2 This is the Freemasons Queensland Podcast – Show 33 – Part 2 and the topic for this show is “33″.
  • Podcast 33 – Part 1 This is the Freemasons Queensland Podcast – Show 33 – Part 1 and the topic for this show is “33″.
    Possibly the most talked about number in  freemasonry.
  • Podcast 32 – Young Freemason Interviews – Part 2 This is the Freemasons Queensland Podcast – Show 32 and the topic for this show is “Young Freemason Interviews”.
    We sat down with about 10 young(ish) active Freemasons and listened to what they had to say about being a Freemason and what it means to them.
  • Podcast 32 – Young Freemason Interviews – Part 1 This is the Freemasons Queensland Podcast – Show 32 and the topic for this show is “Young Freemason Interviews”.
    We sat down with about 10 young(ish) active Freemasons and listened to what they had to say about being a Freemason and what it means to them.

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The Queensland Freemason Magazine

The Queensland Freemason Magazine

To view the online editions of the Queensland Freemason Magazine click on the links below (or download the free Freemasons Qld app from the iTunes store and read it on your iPad)

Current Issue

The magazine is now converted to flip page format.

Grand Installation 2013

Grand Installation 2013

To view and download pictures from the Grand Installation Events  click this link  use password uglq13

Read the Governor's Welcome Message from her Excellency Ms Penelope Wensley AC, Governor of Queensland

Order a DVD of the Grand Installation Ceremony at: grandinstalldvd@lostock-films.com

Check the Facebook photos here:  http://www.facebook.com/UGLQ2013GI

and Listen to Podcast

Grand Installation 2013Saturday 6th July  @ 2.00pm
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