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Stephen J Redfern
Sep 24, 2017

2017 Australian Uni Games are here - competition details!

Sep 24, 2017 by Stephen J Redfern

It is with great pleasure that we announce the line-up taking on universities from around the nation this week during the 25th, and final, annual Australian Uni Games on the Gold Coast. Pulling together under the one banner of Griffith University, both Brisbane and Gold Coast campuses join forces to take on the best from around Australia in a week long event. We'll be playing a total of eight round games and one final throughout the week and would love your support and banter at the field ...


Stephen J Redfern
Sep 17, 2017

Lipton Ice Tea BBQ - Summary

Sep 17, 2017 by Stephen J Redfern

What a day! On Wednesday 6th September, 2017 the GUGC Baseball Club won the opportunity to hold a barbecue on campus thanks to Lipton Ice Tea and Tertiary Access Group (TAG). With food and beverages provided, we put on the best day possible with thanks to GUGC Student Guild for providing furnishings, Astro Jump for providing the inflatable t-ball activities, and Baseball Australia for providing the inflatable pitching tunnel again. We raised a skosh over $1000 thanks to all the efforts of ...


Stephen J Redfern
Sep 5, 2017

Lipton Ice Tea BBQ @ Library Lawn

Sep 5, 2017 by Stephen J Redfern

Hey Drop Bears squad! We did it! Our club won 1 of 10 national Lipton Ice Tea sponsored barbecues to be held on campus and we need YOUR help! Whether you come down and buy a snag and get involved on the day, or help us out running the show and maintaining order among the riled up hungry uni students during these mid semester weeks, we would love to see you at the Library Lawn THIS WEDNESDAY 6th September from 0900am to 1600pm. Everyone is welcome to come along and get involved, with inflata...


Stephen J Redfern
Jul 24, 2017

Important AUGs info, financial support, & costings!

Jul 24, 2017 by Stephen J Redfern

Are you currently enrolled at Griffith University and want to represent the uni at the national titles? All are welcome to complete this registration form and lodge your interest to trial for the 2017 Griffith AUG team! Introduction This news post is to update you with all of the information needed to apply for the 2017 Australian University Games Baseball team. We are holding our first of two trials this Sunday (30th July) at Robina Common with warm-up commencing at 1100am. All are welcom...


Stephen J Redfern
Jul 14, 2017

2017 Australian Uni Games Baseball Trials

Jul 14, 2017 by Stephen J Redfern

Sign up for the 2017 Baseball AUG trials here! Unigames ​is ​​your opportunity to ​represent Griffith University and ​compete against other​ student athletes​ in a national multi-sport event. Not only will you have an amazing week, you will also make lifelong friends with your teammates, as well as your competitors.​ ​The Games have built up a reputation as a not to be missed event attracting over 7,000 participants each year. ​ Whether you are studying at Brisbane or Gold Coast campuses, t...


Stephen J Redfern
Jul 5, 2017

Back to School Party Tickets!

Jul 5, 2017 by Stephen J Redfern

Hey Drop Bears! Another uni bar party has rolled around for 2017 and you have the chance to support the club AND have an awesome evening! You can check out the Facebook event page or the ticket site for details but here is what you need to know: Tickets? https://guildbacktoschoolparty.eventbrite.com.au/ - at the check out, select Baseball when asked to support a club Cost? $6 per person (student and non-student) - maximum of 3 tickets per student number When? THIS FRIDAY (7th July) from 7...


Stephen J Redfern
Mar 26, 2017

Market Day Pitching Tunnel

Mar 26, 2017 by Stephen J Redfern

Come test your arm with the Drop Bears Speed Test brought to you by GUGC Baseball Club this Market Day. Find us from 10am-3pm Wednesday 29th and throw a strike in our inflatable pitching tunnel, see what numbers you can throw up on our radar gun, and go in the running to win some awesome prizes! Manage to throw one of our first three 69mph strikes for the day and get a free soccer ball! For our two fastest strike-throwing male and female athletes, we're giving each a double pass to an Austr...


Stephen J Redfern
Mar 12, 2017

2017 Membership Details

Mar 12, 2017 by Stephen J Redfern

Hey Drop Bears! Just touching base to let everyone know that we're hoping to submit the bulk of our membership numbers by this Friday (17th March) to GUGC Sport. If you are wishing to only participate in Uni Games, you will still need to be a financial member of the club (trimester 1 member for NUGs only, trimester 2 member for AUGs only, full year for both) A couple of actions that need to be taken by you if you're wishing to join for the 2017 season; Join our OrgSync portal Pay...


Stephen J Redfern
Mar 5, 2017

First Uni Bar Raffle of 2017!

Mar 5, 2017 by Stephen J Redfern

Every Friday afternoon at GUGC Uni Bar there are Student Guild funded raffles to help support the clubs on campus. Prizes range from meat and chicken trays, IGA grocery bags, a slab of XXXX and even some $50 Sin City vouchers! Madonna and Snowball hit the tables on the 3rd March for the first raffle of 2017. A slow start didn't sway our execs away from the end goal as this is usually pretty common. In the final 20 minutes however, the buying frenzy took over and the club managed to raise $21...