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DSQ Club - INAS Global Games
Oct.
12
10:00 am10:00

DSQ Club - INAS Global Games

The INAS Global Games is the world’s largest sporting event for elite athletes with intellectual impairment. In Brisbane 2019, over 1000 elite athletes will compete across ten sports in a captivating and inspirational celebration of sport, culture and ability.

More information to come…

If you are interested in this event, contact: E: [email protected] or P: 3356 6655

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DSQ Club - Challenge Weekend
Nov.
1
to 3 Nov.

DSQ Club - Challenge Weekend

THIS CAMP IS BOOKED OUT.

Challenge Weekend is a personal development weekend for people with Down syndrome aged 16 and over. Held twice a year at the Sunshine Coast and Gold Coast Recreation Centres, participants ('Challengers') are allocated to small groups captained by a volunteer team leader who provides peer support for the duration of the weekend. The Challenge Weekend is currently held from 5pm Friday to 3pm Sunday. 

The aim of Challenge Weekend is to try new things and be pushed outside your comfort zone in a safe, supportive and encouraging environment. We plan activities that are safe, fun and engaging; and provide opportunities to learn new skills and be more independent. Click here to find out more

There are a number of different challenges that participants partake in over the weekend, which include: 

  • Physical challenges - Such as canoeing, rock climbing and the giant swing

  • Social challenges - Such as team games and ball sports

  • Emotional challenges - Such as reflection and personal development workshops

We also incorporate some of the most popular activities from past events such as the talent show, trivia, disco night and more! 

Applications are open to anyone aged 16 and over who has Down syndrome.

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DSQ Club - New Years Eve Ball
Dec.
31
to 1 Jan.

DSQ Club - New Years Eve Ball

  • Four Points by Shereton (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Held at the luxurious Four Points by Shereton, the 2019 DSQ Club New Years Eve Ball will be a red carpet night to remember. Hollywood Glitz & Glamour is the theme, which will see guests dress as their favorite Hollywood star or use their own Glitz & Glamour style to impress.

Tickets: $340

Strictly Limited Numbers - RSVP 27/11/2019

For tickets contact: E: [email protected] or Ph: 3356 6655

Ticket includes: Accommodation, Entertainment, Dinner and Breakfast

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DSQ Club - Science Festival
Aug.
17
12:00 am00:00

DSQ Club - Science Festival

  • 167 Grey Street South Brisbane, QLD, 4101 Australia (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Smoke cannons, liquid nitrogen, flame tests,           explosions, and cool chemistry experiments will be a part of DSQ Club in August.

Brisbane Science Festival brings science to life with interactive activities and science demonstrations to show the relevance of science in everyday life.

We will all meet for lunch at South Bank, before we attend the Festival.

 Lunch

Robotics

Rocket Science

www.brisbanesciencefestival.com.au

If you would like to join us for this event, please email Andrew at [email protected]  or call 3356 6655 to RSVP your attendance before Friday 9th August 2019.

 

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New Year's Eve Ball
Dec.
31
to 1 Jan.

New Year's Eve Ball

The New Year’s Eve Ball is one of DSAQ’s most anticipated events of the year by our adults with Down syndrome.  We work in collaboration with Ball Events, who run the Ball and generously allow our DSAQ members (also known as the Youth Ambassadors) to be a part of a wonderful and exciting evening each year.

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Challenge Weekend
Oct.
5
to 7 Oct.

Challenge Weekend

Challenge Weekend is fun personal development weekend for people with Down syndrome aged 16 and over. Held twice a year at the Gold Coast and SunShine Coast Active Recreation Centres, participants ('Challengers') are allocated to small groups captained by a volunteer team leader who provides peer support for the duration of the weekend. 

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