Registrations are now open for club memebrs to play at the following gigs:
- Club Cool – Sunday 23 April 2017 at The Gov (closes 9 April).
- Saturday Afternoon Session at The Gov plus Welcome Gig for new members – Saturday 29 April 2017 (closes 14 April).
- Pretoria Hotel, Mannum – Sunday 11 June 2017 (closes 9 April).
Registrations (for Club Members only) are via http://sawarriors.org.au/rego/
Gravfest 2017 is all set to go Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th April 2017. Eight Weekend Warriors Music Club SA bands and 2 acoustic ensembles will be performing throughout this weekend between 10.00am and 4.00pm. We hope this event will become an annual event for the Weekend Warrior Music Club SA.
All are welcome to this free entry event.
See https://www.facebook.com/events/708108849330349/ for more information.
Congratulations to everyone involved in the final Big Gig Concert at the end of Round 42 of the Weekend Warriors Program and welcome to our new members.
What a fantastic night! Four Warrior bands gave their all to an energetic and enthusiastic crowd.
Thank you new Warriors for your professionalism and job well done; thank you Warrior members who helped fill the gaps; thank you Steve for photographs as well as filling in on bass; thanks to Musical Directors Dave Lock, Rob Curtis and Rob Green. Elaine Golding & Neil Smith – thank you for looking after Video which I am sure will be much sought-after viewing. To my Fellow Round 42 committee members Ron Bellman and Anthony Cavallaro thanks for your time and support.
Thanks also to Josie Morrison and partner for their support and to Holden Hill Music for providing practice space and support throughout the Round.
Thank you to the WW Music Club Committee for their support and contributions and last but not least, thank you Vince Contarino for your professional and watchful eyes over the past 6 weeks, sharing your experience and knowledge with everyone who worked with you. It’s been a pleasure and a fabulous learning experience.
Don’t forget to check out our Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/WeekendWarriorsMusicClubSa for links to many photos taken on the night.
The Next Weekend Warriors Program kicks off with a free jam and orientation session on 13 February at 7.00 pm in The Balcony Bar at The Gov.
The concert will be held Friday 31 March in The Venue at The Gov.
Be part of the exiting new format in SA for Weekend Warriors, offering more chances to come and try, more face-to-face time and support from musical directors assisting your specialist and highly acclaimed coach Vince Contarino.
You can register your interest here: http://weekendwarriors.org.au/register-your-interest/
And for any one registering for a Weekend Warriors Round in February/March, you can come and try for free at Random Jam with a free registration for new Jammers on line at http://sawarriors.org.au/come-and-try/
Hey Jammers! Don’t forget this Sunday 5th February Random Jam at The Dream Theater Welland, Register and Pay online here: http://sawarriors.org.au/random-jam-payment/
And for any one thinking of doing a Weekend Warriors Round in February/March, you can come and try for free at Random Jam with a free registration for new Jammers on line at http://sawarriors.org.au/come-and-try/
Get in quick for the pre Jam come and try as spots will be limited.
Club Cool kicks off its 2017 season with its first monthly concert and dance at 11.45 am on Sunday 19 February in The Venue at The Gov (Governor Hindmarsh Hotel, Port Road, Hindmarsh, opposite the Entertainment Centre).
Two Warriors SA bands will provide upbeat sets to get the crowd dancing.
Club Cool is a popular and fun monthly concert and dance for people living with disability and their families and friends. Admission is by gold coin donation at the door.
A Call for Nominations for committee positions was published on this web site on 14 November 2016 and emailed to Members on 15 Nov. Nominations closed at 5 pm on Monday 28 November.
At the close of nominations the number of nominations received for each position was equal to or less than the number of vacancies, therefore no ballots are required at the AGM. The results are as follows:
President. 1 required. 1 nomination received for Rob Green. Rob is elected.
Vice-President. 1 required. 1 nomination received for Ian Short. Ian is elected.
Secretary. 1 required. 1 nomination received for Anthony Cavallaro. Anthony is elected.
Treasurer. 1 required. 1 nomination received for Tonia Brooks. Tonia is elected.
Committee Members. 6 required. 7 nominations received in order as follows:
Yasmine Weatherall, Anthony Cavallaro, Ian Short, Bob Clifford, Rob Curtis, David Lock, David Curtis.
Anthony and Ian, being already elected to named positions as described above, are not eligible to be elected to committee member positions, leaving 5 eligible nominations for 6 vacancies, therefore the remaining 5 are elected as Committee Members as follows: Yasmine Weatherall, Bob Clifford, Rob Curtis, David Lock, David Curtis.
One committee member position remains vacant. That vacancy may be filled in due course under Section 16.9 of the Constitution which says: “If a casual vacancy for the Committee shall occur, the Committee may co-opt a Member to fill such a vacancy until the next AGM or general meeting where nominations for the vacancy shall be called and an election held if required.”
The 11th position on the Committee is reserved for the Licensor’s Representative. The Licensor (RMM Pty Ltd) nominates its delegate for that reserved position.
29 November 2016
Update: 6 December 2016. Casual Vacancy
Pursuant to Section 16.9 of the Constitution, the Management Committee unanimously decided to co-opt Elaine Golding to fill the casual vacancy for Committee Member.
The Annual General Meeting of the Weekend Warriors Music Club (SA) Inc will take place on Saturday 3 December 2016 at The Gov, 59 Port Road, Hindmarsh, from 11.00am to 12 noon.
The Club’s Christmas Show will follow the AGM at 1.00pm.
Paid-up club members should have received emails with a Notice of the AGM , a Call for Nominations and a notice about the Club’s Christmas Show.
If you are a paid-up member and didn’t receive a notice, please click here to contact the webmaster and choose “Update Email Address” as the Subject. (Please check your junk mail folder first).
The next Random Jam is on Sunday 6 November at The Dream Theater, 124 Frederick St, Welland, afternoon session from 2.00pm – 6.00pm.
Guests and former members welcome!
Cost is $9 for paid-up members, $12 for former members, $18 for guests.
Congratulations to long-term Club Members Graham Burkin, David White and Greg Osborn of Warriors band SideFX who will be backing accomplished singer/songwriter Susan Lily performing her original numbers at the upcoming Semaphore Music Festival.
Graham, David and Greg are living up to the Weekend Warriors promise of “living your rock dream” since going through the WW Program in Round 13 in Dec 2006.
Susan and the guys are regular performers at Warriors SA events as well as being popular independent acts around town in their own right.
They can be seen on the Semaphore Foreshore at 3.00pm on 2 October.