Monthly Archives: March 2015

Flying Visit to Queensland!

On Thursday 26th March, Our 1st Grand Principal, MEmComp Graeme O’Donnell,  made a flying visit to the Viking Craft Lodge in Brisbane to attend the Initiation of Paul Mason. He was accompanied by VEmComp Colin Prout PGDC. Paul is the son of EmComp Gary Mason PGStdB and Grandson of the late REmComp George Mason PDGZ. Pictured above are (from the left): Gary, Paul, Graeme and Colin.

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Social Media: Code of Conduct

At the Supreme Committee of 18 March 2015, a Code of Conduct for users of Social Media was approved. Click here to see the document.

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Happenings at Wimmera HRAC

On February 16th, MEm Comp Graeme O’Donnell along with several Grand Officers attended the Ararat Masonic Temple to accept the return of United Wimmera HRAC’s Warrant. Although a sad occasion, it turned out to be quite unique. It was unique in that the MEm 1st Grand Principal presented REm Comp Ross Tolliday with his 50 year Jewel, Ross having been Exalted in United Wimmera HRAC on 21st December 1964.Ross is now a member of Billanook & Whitehorse

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Congratulations REmComp Murray Mullins PGJ

On Friday 20th of March, MEm Comp Graeme O’Donnell along with 6 Companions of the Sandringham HRAC, visited REm Comp Murray Mullins at Cheltenham Manor, to present him with his promotion in Grand Rank to PGJ. A most enjoyable morning tea was had by all, and Murray expressed his thanks to the MEm for his promotion. Incidentally, Murray will be 100 years young on May 1st. Accompanying photo shows the gathering assembled for the presentation.  

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    Forthcoming Events

    1. Combined Teams BBQ

      January 26 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
    2. Billanook HRAC Installation

      February 14 @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
    3. SGCV New Team Luncheon

      February 16 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    4. Grand Chapter visit to Hand of Friendship

      February 19 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    5. Grand Mark Communication

      February 19 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

    Become an HRA Mason

    The Degree of the Holy Royal Arch invites you to take ‘A Pathway of Enlightenment’ in Freemasonry.

    With one in every seven Craft Masons being also Holy Royal Arch Masons it is likely that many of your Craft friends are already in the ‘Chapter’