Monthly luncheons are held the third Wednesday of each month.

They are happy occasions with a variety of guest speakers, opportunities to socialize and meet the
Society’s members and are open to guests.
They include a light, two course lunch with coffee/tea – wine is available for purchase.
At least three times a year we have formal luncheons to commemorate Australia’s history –
January – Australian Day
June – The Commemoration of Pioneer Women
October – Governor Arthur Phillip’s Birthday

Lunches 11.30 for 12 noon
(Bookings and payment required 3 days before each function)

For all luncheon bookings please email

Please advise any food allergies or special dietary requirements




Wednesday 20 October 2021

Commemoration of Governor Arthur Phillip's Birthday

Phillip's Statue Ceremony, Botanic Gardens at 11.15am

Lunch at 12 noon for 12.30pm.

Speaker: John Lanser

Past President of the Australasian Pioneers' Club.
TOPIC - 216th Anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar, the naval effect on pioneering Sydney and highlighting the career of Nelson's second in command, Vice Admiral Collingwood.


NOTE: Due to the Covid 19 restrictions arrival to the RACA, entry is through the garage at Quay Level.