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Three ways to celebrate spring at the RUC

Our DJ playing tunes, you kicking back and lounging in the sun. Hey spring, welcome back.

Here’s three ways to celebrate the return of spring at the RUC:

  1. Soul Sunday – every Sunday, from 2 – 6pm, we’ll have the beer and bubbly flowing, the bowls set up and the DJ playing some soulful tunes as the soundtrack for your sunny afternoon.
  2. Spring racing – we’ll be playing all the big race days on TVs around the club, so you can enjoy the racing and the atmosphere. Dust those fascinators off ladies – in October and November we’ll be serving up drinks deals and best dressed prizes just for you. Keep an eye on our Facebook page for more details
  3. Secret deck stuff – To celebrate our deck’s first birthday, we have something exciting up our sleeve. At the end of September, this deck is going to become an even BETTER place to spend some quality time with friends and family and watch those glorious Canberra sunsets fade behind Telstra Tower.

The RUC, the place to be this spring. See you there!

A word on the proposed changes to club community contributions

The RUC exteriorMembers might be aware of recent media reports of proposed changes to club community contributions.  The proposal seems to aim to redistribute funds away from sporting clubs and community groups (including the ones the RUC currently supports), to a centrally administered fund. The underlying principal for the change is the belief that community contributions should be distributed more “evenly” as “money collected through the scheme belongs to the broader community”. Read more

Rug up and Ugg up for Uggboot bowls

Uggboot bowls at the RUCBarefoot bowls are out, Uggboot bowls are in. Our favourite winter pastime, Uggboot bowls is back, and we want to tell you our top four reasons why you should play the game this winter. Read more

Meet the RUC’s master chef, Navi Singh

The RUC Chef, Navi Singh

There’s nothing better than a hearty meal from the RUC. But they don’t just appear out of thin air – they’re created in the RUC kitchen by our head chef, Navi, the man behind the meals.

We interviewed him to find out what his culinary background is, what his favourite dish is (beef short rib, by the way, and it’s pretty darn good), and what he gets up to in his spare time.

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HEY YOU! This app will make ordering your coffee a breeze


HEY YOU! What’s the quickest and easiest way to get yourself an award-winning coffee from Fish River Roasters coffee on your way to work?

Order one from the T-RUC using the Hey You App and you don’t even have to leave your car. Simples.

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