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Ring in the New Year at the RUC



2017 is almost upon us. It seems a little shocking but true. No turning back the clock here, the new year is fast approaching. So, what are you going to do for it?

Just for a bit of fun, we thought we’d share with you some of the strangest new year’s traditions from around the world. Did you know:

  • In Denmark people save all their unused dishes and plates until New Year’s Eve when they affectionately shatter them against the doors of their friends and family.
  • In Ecuador, New Year’s is celebrated by burning paper-filled scarecrows at midnight.
  • In Scotland, the first person to cross the threshold of a home in the new year should carry a gift for good luck.


And our favourite of them all… Read more

RUC refresh in full swing

Renovations are well and truly underway at the RUC, so we thought it was time for an update on how the new RUC is coming along. Here we have Jeremy Wilcox from the RUC and Andrew Mills from Bellevue Building to walk us through the renos to date and what’s yet to come.

Come and see the progress for yourself and while you’re at it, grab a burger, a Frozen Margarita or a Brookvale Union Ginger Beer with ice and fresh lime and sit back in our new raised lounge area overlooking the greens.

Supporting the Inner North – proud sponsor of the Turner School Fete

Kid facepainted

At the RUC, we’re all about supporting the local community and that doesn’t just mean through traditional sponsorship for sporting clubs. Since joining forces with the Canberra North Bowling Club in 2014, we’ve been committed to providing support to a variety of clubs and associations, from business groups, to Not for Profit organisations and education institutions.

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Our RUC refresh – renos and refurb to kick off soon

RUC Reno

What’s better than visiting the RUC? Visiting the NEW RUC of course! You may have heard we are undergoing a major renovation and refurbishment. Well, you heard right! We will be refreshing the Club just in time for summer. Read more

One serve of spring with a side of tennis


tennisSpring is here and what better way to bring it in than with a spot of tennis in the leafy surrounds of Turner. With the Turner Tennis Club right across the road from the RUC, it’s the perfect combination for a sunny spring day in Canberra. At the RUC we are all about supporting and partnering with the local community, to provide a variety of experiences to our members. If you’re up for a hit, here is all you need to know: Read more