The Road Ahead : December 2013
QUEENSLAND'S LARGEST CLUB 65 BENEFITS | MEMBER ESSENTIALS DEC 2013/JAN 2014 THE ROAD AHEAD HOT PRODUCTS FOR THE SUMMER HOLIDAYS Queensland is renowned for its sun, sand and surf, and the RACQ Online Shop has the products you need to make the most of all of them these summer holidays. RACQ members don't have to wait for sale time to save money -- discounts apply on all products in the RACQ Online Shop. The online shop is easy to browse and search, with categories such as Baby & Toddler, Homeware & Entertainment, Sports & Leisure, Mobility & Health and Pet Care, there is something for everyone. Products can be searched by price or by category to make it easy to find something within your budget. For bargain hunters, there's even a clearance section with some products up to 70 percent off. "All our stock is continually changing, with new products arriving daily and regular sale items, so it's worth signing up to the online shop newsletter to be among the first to hear about the latest products and members discounts," RACQ manager Commercial Business Debbie Pahlke said. RACQ AGM HIGHLIGHTS Three RACQ Board members were re-elected unopposed at the recent 108th Annual General Meeting. South East Zone Directors since 2008, Bronwyn Morris and Stephen Maitland, and Central Zone Director since 2005, Tony Gambling, will continue on the board for another four-year term. The meeting was held at the Club's corporate headquarters at Eight Mile Plains for the first time, with the Fleet Vehicle Maintenance Centre being transformed to allow members to see how on-road services are supported. Chairman and President Geoff Leddy told those attending the meeting the RACQ Group had recorded a surplus of $36 million for the first half of 2013. At June 30, net assets stood at $977 million and the Group maintained its debt-free status. Its financial strength ensured the Club would continue to fulfil its commitment as a mutual to provide benefits and services to members. GOLF MASTER CLASS RACQ members who availed themselves of a special 50 percent discount ticketing offer through the Club were witness to a superlative display of golf from Australian Adam Scott in winning his first Australian PGA Championship on the Gold Coast in November. The US Masters champion unleashed an awesome final round to gap the field on the RACV Royal Pines Resort's pristine greens to finish a commanding 14 under. For a complete review and details of competition winners, go to roadahead.com.au. 5. 3. 4. Find these great products and much more at racq.com/shop: 1. THE HAMMOCK COMPANY UNIVERSAL FRAME AND MEXICAN HAMMOCK MEMBERS $209.95 NON-MEMBERS $269.95 2. GASMATE RIO PORTABLE BARBECUE MEMBERS $259.95 NON-MEMBERS $319.95 3. COLEMAN KING SIZE COOLER ARM CHAIR MEMBERS $68.95 NON-MEMBERS $74.95 4. MCTAVISH BOARDS SUMO SURFBOARD MEMBERS $1119.95 NON-MEMBERS $1224.95 5. CARIBEE COOLER AND JUG COMBO MEMBERS $109.95 NON-MEMBERS $139.95 1. 2.
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