Monthly Archives: October 2014

Welcome to new President and Committee members

At the Annual General Meeting on 6 September, we bade farewell to President Peter Pedersen and Committee Member Geraldine Pedersen.

At the same time, we were pleased to welcome Gunnar Horn as a new member of the Committee.

At the first Committee Meeting after the AGM, Øystein Albertsen was appointed as our Association President for 2014-2015.

Our new and continuing Committee Members are shown on our Committee Members page.

Nordic House News

viking-shipOver 50s Christmas Lunch

The Over 50s Christmas Lunch will be held on 21 November at Nordic House at 12 noon. It will again be Bring a Plate format. You also need to bring a small Christmas present to the value of $10. Cost for lunch will be $10 if you bring a plate and $17 if you don’t. Continue reading

Nordic House Roster

There are many vacancies for the Saturday afternoon roster at Nordic House. We look forward to seeing someone, any one, to help out on Saturday afternoons.

If you can help out as host, please put your name on the list in the kitchen or ring one of your committee members.

Swedish television available in Australia

svt-worldSVT World is the international channel from Sweden’s public service broadcaster SVT. It offers a wide selection of content including news, entertainment, documentaries and drama series and is the only service that provides some of Sweden most popular shows to viewers abroad. The channel recently began broadcasting to Australia and New Zealand.

SVT World’s programs are mainly Swedish productions from the domestic public service channels, SVT1 and SVT2. The selection is complemented with programmes from SVTB (children’s channel), SVT24 and Kunskapskanalen (facts channel). The channel also includes a catch-up function which enables you to track back and watch several of last week’s best shows. Continue reading