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11th Light Horse Roma Troop

 11th Light Horse Roma Troop is looking for more members to join the troop. You don’t have to ride, non-riding members are welcome as well.
Our Troop are members of the Australian Light Horse Association.
If you’re interested, please send Hayley Forbes a private message on Facebook.

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204SQN Australian Air Force Cadets at Roma Training Depot – Mondays

Air Force Cadets

AUSTRALIAN AIR FORCE CADETS
Are you interested in
· POWER FLYING or GLIDING
· AEROSPACE including the use of DRONES
· DRILL & CEREMONIAL (inc. Musicians)
· SAFE FIREARMS TRAINING
· BUSHCRAFT, MAP READING and SURVIVAL
· LEARNING ABOUT SERVICE LIFE
Recruiting is open to those turning 13 or older by 31stDecember 2022 and have not attained the age of 16 years – Recruiting is strictly open until 31st March 2022
Weekly Parades Monday 7:00pm – 9:30pm
Roma Training Depot – 238-256 Edwardes St Roma
Cost $110.00 per year – Includes training and uniforms
VISIT www.cadetnet.gov.au

How to Join – Australian Air Force Cadets

 


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220813: Ironbark Raceway – Drags – 13th August

20 Years of Ironbark Raceway
 The South West Drag Racing Association (SWDRA) was formed in early 1994. In the following years the SWDRA held drag meetings at Mitchell, Surat and Roma Airports, as well as Linton St, Tiffin St and Barnard Road in Roma with a view to building an 1/8 mile track of its own. After years of hard work and fund raising, a track has been built, Ironbark Raceway, located 10 kilometres east of Roma.
Ironbark Raceway was built largely by a group of local drag racing enthusiasts with the support of local council, businesses and oil and gas exploration companies, an impressive achievement for a community of 6,500 people. The Queensland Government has also contributed $90,000 towards the build.
The drag strip includes a half mile run off, a return road and staging lanes. The raceway features a control tower equipped with computers, public address system and computerised starting lights and has excellent viewing from a huge spectator mound. There is also a Canteen and Bar onsite, Camping & Showers available for Competitors and Crew.

RAIN OUT / CANCELLATION:

Where an event has commenced, no money will be refunded if the event has ceased due to adverse weather conditions or any circumstances beyond the reasonable control of Ironbark Raceway.

 

2022 Drag calendar

For more information:

Email: secretary@ironbarkraceway.com.au

Facebook Group:   Ironbark Raceway

Website:  Ironbark Raceway


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220820: Cowboy Dressage Clinic Roma – 20th August

Cowboy Dressage Clinic: Roma
Interested in learning more about Cowboy Dressage and how to better your relationship with your horse, as well as your riding skills? This new and fun discipline is all about training and riding with a soft feel and kindness, benefitting both horse and rider mentally and physically.
Part of the philosophy of Cowboy Dressage is to educate and help horse people of all skill levels. .“We want people to experience ‘soft feel,’ sensitivity and awareness between horse and rider. That’s why the educational part of Cowboy Dressage is so important for us to teach and for people to experience. We invite riders from the very beginner to the highest level. Everyone and every horse is welcome!”
Children are welcome to attend and must be accompanied by an adult.
13 riding positions available.
We also have a Horsemanship and Introduction to Liberty Clinic on the 22nd and 23 rd of August, attend both clinics for the discounted price of $699
$380 (10% discount repeat clients) Includes morning tea and lunch both days.
$44 per day for fence-sitters includes lunch (family members not classed as fence-sitters if they are there to assist riders).
Meal tickets are available for non-clinic attendees at $22 per person. The ticket includes lunch – morning/afternoon teas for both days.
Campsites available $11 per person per night, Stalls available 11 per night (must be cleaned on departure or fee will be incurred)

 

 

Facebook event: Cowboy Dressage Clinic


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220820: headspace Roma – 59 Arthur Street – Roma Con 20th August

Headspace Roma


Headspace Roma is a FREE and confidential service that helps young people in the Maranoa Region aged 12-25 with their mental health and well-being.

Location: 59 Arthur Street Roma

Facebook: headspace Roma

Website: headspace Roma

Email: headspace.roma@rhealth.com.au


 The Hope Awakens Exhibition – Opening Night 1st August – On Display until 26th August
Opening Night - The Hope Awakens

Roma Con – 20th August

Roma con


Contact headspace for details

Thursday Night Gaming IS BACK!!!

Starting this week, Thursday Night Gaming is changing! Welcoming 16-25 year olds our gaming schedule will look like this:
1st Thursday of the Month is Magic the Gathering
2nd Thursday is Warhammer/Kill Team
3rd Thursday is D&D
4th & 5th Thursdays will be a random board or card game

 




August 20 – Roma Con 

The second ever pop culture conference in the SWQLD region!!! Get your cos-plays ready, start saving your cash, because Roma-Con is coming to town.
Long Live the King Baby!!!
7th September – Trivia Night

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220823: Sconetime Roma for Senior Citizens at the Roma Clay Target Club – 4th Tuesday of each month – 23rd August

 SCONETIME ROMA
Sconetime Roma will consist of a monthly social gathering of Senior Citizens, family and carers for morning tea. It is designed to reconnect seniors with each other on a regular basis.
It is proposed Sconetime Roma will initially take place in the Robinson Room at the Roma Clay Target Club on the fourth Tuesday each month, with the facility generously provided by the club free of charge.
Sconetime Roma will be in the form of a morning tea with savoury sausage rolls, jam and cream scones and tea and coffee provided by Bakearoma at no cost to Sconetime Roma.
A $5 entry fee will apply with pre purchased tickets, and surplus funds raised will go towards local senior citizen’s needs identified by those in attendance.
Guests will be encouraged to enjoy the social atmosphere and partake of morning tea from 9-30 to 11-30.
Please do not hesitate to call me or any of the below for further info. Regards,
Robert Nugent – 0428 768 482
Donna Nugent – 0427 462 507
Wendy Taylor – 0419 686 537
Helen Murphy – 0427 530 961
We are not a committee, just an interested group of people willing to help.
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Facebook Page: Sconetime Roma


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220828: Men’s Muster – 26th to 28th August

Mens Muster

 

The much anticipated 2022 Muster is almost upon us and registrations are now open. Gather your mates, talk to your colleagues and connect with your neighbours. If you enjoy a good meal, great inspiration and the mateship we’ve shared over the years, we’d love to see you all back at Muster or joining us for the first time this year.

Eventbrite is our platform for registering this year and you will need to be prepared to pay at registration, please find the link below.

The prices this year are: $80 for the full weekend and $55 for Saturday only.


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