Calendar

Previous Events

This page lists previous club meetings plus other events of interest to members. You can also view upcoming events.
20th October 2019

Monthly Meeting and 40th Birthday

Our monthly meeting is a jam-packed day, which will help you to get to know your Mac, iOS device and software. Regular activities include a question & answer session, mini training seminars, door prize and raffles plus a demonstration on different topics. This month includes:
  • BeConnected Members’ free training
  • All About Rechargable Batteries
  • The History of Apple
  • 40th Birthday Party Lunch - Apple Pie, Apple drink and more
  • Premium Smart Case for iPad Pro 12.9”
You will either need to bring your own packed lunch and cold drinks or purchase one of our delicious mince rolls for $4 (while stocks last). Hot drinks for $1 and a microwave are also available.
22nd September 2019

Free Training

Our free training workshops are a great way to get intensive training. You will need to be a member of Be Connected for the Be Connected training or an Apple-Q member to access any of the workshops. This month’s workshop covers:

Be Connected training: Hands-on tutorials (11 - 12am)

Group Session: peer help (11:00am - 3:30pm)
  • problem solving - bring a problem you need help with, or bring your experience - others might need to know how you solved your problems
  • Q & A session
LunchtimeBYO lunch. A microwave is available.
15th September 2019

Monthly Meeting - Special Event

Our monthly meeting is a jam-packed day, which will help you to get to know your Mac, iOS device and software. Regular activities include a question & answer session, mini training seminars, door prize and raffles plus a demonstration on different topics. This month includes:
  • BeConnected Seniors Training Event
  • Cool features of the new macOS Catalina and new iPadOS
  • A special lunch
  • The iPad and beyond
  • Premium Smart Case for iPad Pro 12.9”
You will either need to bring your own packed lunch and cold drinks or purchase one of our delicious mince rolls for $4 (while stocks last). Hot drinks for $1 and a microwave are also available.
25th August 2019

Free Training

Our free training workshops are a great way to get intensive training. You will need to be a member of Be Connected for the Be Connected training or an Apple-Q member to access any of the workshops. This month’s workshop covers:

Be Connected training: Hands-on tutorials (10 - 11am)
Group Session with multiple identified areas of interest: peer help (10:00am - 3:30pm)
  • How well will your Mac run the next version of macOS (Catalina)?
  • Sneak Peak and Hands on with Catalina & iPadOS 13
  • System Wide Graphic Equaliser  & Audio Capture (AU Lab + Soundflower)
  • Gramps Family History Tutorials and Help
  • Installation, Recovery, & Emergency Startup USB Flash Drive Creation
  • Get ready for macOS Catalina with 64 Bit Freeware & Open Source Updates
LunchtimeBYO lunch. A microwave is available.

Running alongside our Apple-Q Training Session, but not a part of it is
Technology for Connections to People and Places Workshop (11:00am - 12:30pm) with Jacki Liddle & Peter Worthy, University of Queensland
  • Responding to experiences of others (Looking at gathered experiences from research participants in UK and Australia)
  • Identifying priorities, and issues
  • Suggesting solutions and future technology development
  • A short exit interview
  • (If desired) sending in postcards with additional ideas afterwards
Prior registration is necessary for this Workshop. Jacki has sent out an email to all registered participants.

18th August 2019

Monthly Meeting

Our monthly meeting is a jam-packed day, which will help you to get to know your Mac, iOS device and software. Regular activities include a question & answer session, mini training seminars, door prize and raffles plus a demonstration on different topics. This month includes:
  • Music Library, Graphic Equaliser, Podcast Subscribe
  • Apple Newsreel
  • iPadOS preview
You will either need to bring your own packed lunch and cold drinks or purchase one of our delicious mince rolls for $4 (while stocks last). Hot drinks for $1 and a microwave are also available.
28th July 2019

Free Training

Our free training workshops are a great way to get intensive training. You will need to be a member of Be Connected for the Be Connected training or an Apple-Q member to access any of the workshops. This month’s workshop covers:

Be Connected training: Hands-on tutorials (10 - 11am)
Morning and Afternoon sessions: Group Session (10am - 12:30pm, 1 - 3:30pm)
  • four identified areas of interest:
    • Sneak Peek and Hands on with Catalina & iPadOS 13
    • Gramps Family History Tutorials and Help
    • Installation, Recovery & Emergency Startup USB Flash Drive Creation
    • 64 Bit Freeware & 32 Bit Testing
  • and general get-together and help each other
LunchtimeBYO lunch. A microwave is available. (12:30 - 1pm)
You are welcome to attend any or all sessions.
21st July 2019

Monthly Meeting

Our monthly meeting is a jam-packed day, which will help you to get to know your Mac, iOS device and software. Regular activities include a question & answer session, mini training seminars, door prize and raffles plus a demonstration on different topics. This month includes:
  • Photos - more than just a photo library
  • Internet on the go - how to connect, tether, share, hotspot, etc.
  • iOS on the go
You will either need to bring your own packed lunch and cold drinks or purchase one of our delicious mince rolls for $4 (while stocks last). Hot drinks for $1 and a microwave are also available.