About Us

Swiss Society of Queensland

Our mission is to preserve the Swiss culture and traditions in the Australian landscape.

The Swiss Society of Queensland welcomes all members to partake in activities and to attend functions as it is a way of meeting new people within the community.

Committee members:

Committee TitleName
President:Philippe Coquerand
Vice-President:Nicole Berner
Secretary:Rita Brandli
Treasurer: Peter Oesch
Photographer & Social Media:Gabriel Dubler
Web Admin:James Schmidli
SNQ Graphic Design:Alice Schwarz Brunold
Committee Members:Anita Meier
Committee Members:Franz Braun
Committee Members:Nicolas Eugster
Swiss Society of Queensland Inc Committee 2021
Swiss Society of Queensland Inc Committee Front, from left: SSQ Outgoing President (but still committee member) Anita Meier, new President Philippe Coquerand, Vice-President Nicole Berner. Back, from left: Outgoing Vice-President (but still committee member) Franz Braun, Treasurer Peter Oesch, new committee member Nicolas Eugster (absent: Rita Brandli, Secretary).
Swiss Society of Queensland Working Bee
From left: Cécile Scherrer – Fraser Coast Group, Franz Braun – Swiss Care Society, Gabriel Dubler – Baerg-Roseli Yodel Choir, Jakob Berner – SSQ Catering and SNQ mailout, Ruth Milwright – Jass Meisterschaft, René Alini – SSQ Bartender, Katja Wallimann Gates – CSA Oceania.


We would like to thank ALL OUR VOLUNTEERS who ensure the smooth running of the club. We couldn’t do it without your help and support!