On Saturday 17 May 2014 history was made with the hosting of the inaugural Red Lions Gala Ball. Red Lions and Red Lionesses young and old gathered together at the Royal on the Park in a momentous night thoroughly enjoyed by all. The night was opened by a brilliant summary of the club’s recent achievements
Monthly Archives: May 2014
Good evening and welcome to the very first UQAFC Gala Dinner. From the outset we all need to agree on something. Red Lions are very much like Olympians. You see there is no such thing as a former Olympian or an ex-Olympians – there are only Olympians. The Red Lions are identical – once you
Watch ORIGIN Game 1 in the Norman Hotel’s newly renovated Beer Garden!! TV viewing throughout the Hotel with prime seating still available. Come in for the Norman’s traditional Steak of Origin & catch all the live action! Courtsey bus running to Suncorp Stadium *bookings essential* For all bookings & enquiries please call 3391 5022 or
Round 1 for the QWAFA squad saw most of the girls play their first full game of AFL. At the helm was Coach ‘Cheech’ who made sure the point of having fun in the game was not lost amongst the girls. With the cold wind and freezing temperatures against the Lioness’ from the start, they
It is with the greatest pleasure that we invite you to the inaugural 2014 Red Lions Gala Ball… Update 12/05/14: SOLD OUT! Every seat on every table has been allocated. A massive thanks to everyone who has bought their ticket, we can’t wait to host you all on Saturday night! Update 080/5/14: Over 200 tickets
Having recently returned to study as a mature aged student after living several years overseas, Kate Heliotis returned to playing AFL at the perfect time in 2013. With a new women’s side forming at the University of Queensland, “Mum” (as she has become known to her team-mates) jumped on board and quickly became an integral
When a group of half-a-dozen girls gathered at Oval 7 in March last year no-one could have predicted how rapidly an idea would grow into a successfull female football program. This Sunday afternoon shapes a showcase of the talent, commitment ad improvement that have underpinned the birth of the juggernaught that is the Red Lionesses.
After sinking to their first loss of the season the QAFA Seniors were out on a mission to restore their mantle as a premiership threat against second-placed Redcliffe at Rothwell Park. A windy day in Moreton Bay saw Uni pepper the goals in the first term registering a very unflattering 2 goals for 7 behinds.
Brenton Crilly has taken the reigns of our U18 Colts program and in just over a year has the club’s youngsters looking as strong as they’ve ever been. We asked Crill a couple of questions to find out how he has managed to get the Colts thriving so quickly and how he sees their year
Round 4 saw the Mighty UQ Red Lions QAFL reserves return back to the familiar surroundings of Oval 7 for the much anticipated first home game of the season taking on Surfers Paradise. With both teams looking to bounce back from disappointing third round losses it was sure to be a cracking game. The UQ