The role and function of Branches and Convenors is to organise events and activities with the volunteers and co-convenors to provide a range of services to facilitate the active participation of older women in the management of their own health and well-being and to promote health equity between all women by targeting vulnerable and disadvantaged women.

The Convenor and team delegates tasks and is the main link between branch, Coordinator and the Management Committee.


  • Organises events with the team
  • Disseminates information on issues of importance identified by members
  • Encourages members to join the team and attend community health education sessions
  • Provides a quarterly report and calendar of activities for OWN (Qld) newsletter; and
  • Is responsible for advertising/promoting meetings and events

Meets every 2nd Thursday
9.15 am – 12.00 noon on pension week.
St Peter’s Church of England Hall,
Lady Mary Tce, Gympie.

Convenor: Lee 07 5483 1415
Trips: Raylee 07 5482 3678


Meet every 2nd Wednesday each month
10.00 am – 12.00 noon
Capalaba Uniting Church,
Cnr Ney Rd and Zandra St Capalaba.

Naomi 0424 060 603

Gold Coast

Meet every 3rd Tuesday
9.30 am – 12.00 noon
Kurrawa SLSC, Broadbeach
Lunch club 1st Wed of month.

Sally 5575 2319

Woody Point

Meet every 2nd Tuesday each month
10.00 am – 12.00 noon
Woody Point Memorial Hall,
Cnr Oxley Avenue & Hornibrook Esplanade.

Contact: June Donnelly on 0411 018 570


Meet every 2nd Wednesday each month
10.00 am – 12.00 noon.
Picabeen Community Centre,
22 Hoben St,. Mitchelton

Contact: Barbara B. 3351 1864


Each Tuesday 9:30am
Uniting Church Hall,
Brookes St, West Mackay.

Contact: Jenny on  4957 3413 or
Helen on 4955 7098