Naidheachd - News(02) Jan 2014

Robbie Burns and Gaelic

Saturday 25th January - Rod McInnes, CGA Convenor, will be interviewed by Glynn Greensmith 702 Digital radio, speaking about Robbie Burns and Gaelic.

The interview on ABC Local Radio can be heard live on Internet Radio here ABC Radio at 1pm. (the interview starts at 1:10pm AEDT).

The link to the program schedule for Digital Local Radio is http://www.abc.net.au/sydney/#saturday

Gaelic Development in Nova Scotia!

CGA is happy to announce that Catriona Parsons President of the Gaelic Council of Nova Scotia will be giving a talk to bring us the latest developments in Gaelic in Nova Scotia on 28 January 2014. The talk will be held at 7.30pm, in the venue which is the same as for her workshops - St Francis Xavier Parish Hall, 17 MacKenzie St Lavender Bay.

Rod McInnes and Catriona Parsons were interviewed on radio 2GLF on Wed 22 Jan 2014. Go to our interviews page for details.

See our What's On page for details.

Fundraising Appeal for a Teacher of Scottish Gaelic at Sydney University

Comunn Gàidhlig Astràilia is supporting the Celtic Studies Foundation in an attempt to raise enough money to fund a teacher of Scottish Gaelic at Sydney University on an ongoing basis.

Gaelic Singing workshop

A Gaelic singing workshop will be conducted on 27 Jan 2014 by Catriona Parsons. VENUE: St Francis Xavier Parish Hall, 17 Mackenzie St, Lavender Bay (immediately down hill from North Sydney Railway Station). Tickets can be purchased here online through PayPal with a credit card or a PayPal account.

For registration and payment options, please see our workshops page.

Gaelic Language Workshops

Gaelic Language workshops will be conducted on 25 January 2014 by Catriona Parsons. Tickets can be purchased here online with a credit card or a PayPal account. VENUE: St Francis Xavier Parish Hall, 17 Mackenzie St, Lavender Bay (immediately down hill from North Sydney Railway Station).

For registration and payment options, please see our workshops page.

Eilidh Munro Concert

CGA's Family Concert featuring Eilidh Munro took place at Macquarie Chapel last Saturday 4th January. Photos from this concert are available in our photo gallery.

Comunn Gàidhlig Astràilia Inc. Raffle 2013

CGA is holding a raffle with half the proceeds to be donated to University of Sydney towards funding a teacher of Scottish Gaelic. Details for raffle and ticket purchase are on our Raffle page.

CGA at Australia Day Celtic Festival

The CGA will have a tent at the Australia Day Celtic Festival to answer any of your inquiries. Our Celtic Quilt raffle will be drawn on the day