Swiss Society of Queensland Inc.
||NEW SSQ WEBSITE|
Dear SSQ Members,
We are pleased to introduce our brand new website.
As from 11 November 2017
The SSQ Committee is very proud to
introduce our new website. With a fresh new
look and easy to navigate, we >>>
||The Swiss News Magazine|
Our bi-monthly Swiss News Magazine is sent free to our club members.
Please note that this is the last issue of the
SSQ - News on this website.
All future issues will be available at our new website:
||SNQ News Magazine - Archive|
This archive contains the magazines as far back as 1999. A big thank goes to Anton Holzherr for scanning the copies up to issue 4/2008. In the table below simply click on the pdf icon below the required date to open the magazine you would like >>>
||New President's Report - 11 November 2017|
Dear Members and Friends of the SSQ,
One of my favorite quotes from Albert Einstein says “Love is a better master than duty”.
This quote really sums it up on how I would like to go about my new role as president of the SSQ. I see this role >>>
||AGM 2017 Report|
Presidents Report AGM 11th Nov 2017
Report from the outgoing president
Dear members and friends,
Our club has had an another successful year with lots of events and functions.
Two of them deserve a special mention: The St Helena boat trip in >>>
||Council of the Swiss Abroad (CSA)|
Council of the Swiss Abroad (CSA)
The SSQ congratulates Katja Wallimann Gates on her election to the Council of the Swiss Abroad (CSA).
Message by the elected CSA delegates representing Australia
This election has been a great opportunity >>>
||Honorary Consul for Queensland|
After some 40 plus years in the workforce, I decided towards the end of last year that I would like to have a break from the hectic hustle and bustle of executive life, and take up a new position as a 'baby boomer' respectively to >>>
||Fleur De Passion - The boat that would float|
The Fondation Pacifique, a Geneva based non profit organisation dedicated to environment and sustainable development issues, invited Swiss members, together with the Swiss Ambassador Pedro Zwahlen, to visit the 33m-long ketch Fleur de Passion – >>>
||Obituary - Felix Kuhn|
Felix Johann Kuhn 6 April 1950 – 15 December 2016
It is with great sadness that we have to say good bye to Felix Kuhn, who passed away in the early hours of Thursday morning on 15 December 2016.
In the later years of his illness Felix was >>>
PROPOSED SWISS PARLIAMENTARY MOTION UNDERMINING THE PRINCIPLE OF DUAL NATIONALITY
(by Max Brändle, Australian member of ASR (Auslandschweizer Rat)
The vast majority of the 20,000 Swiss in Australia who are registered with the consulates are >>>
||Welcome to Australia|
The new Ambassador of Switzerland to Australia, Dr Daniel Woker and his wife Myriam recently visited Queensland as part of their official tour of Australia. During their stay they were accompanied by our Queensland Honorary Consul, Daniel Gschwind, >>>
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