Burschenverein Langengeisling

OKTOBERPOLE will be taking place on Oktober 1st in King George Square, honouring the tradition by raising the pole in front of the Town Hall by the Burschenverein (Young Farmers Association) – 9 of our friends that have travelled from Langengeisling, Germany to celebrate it’s inaugural raising in Brisbane.

So who are these guys coming all this way help us raise the Oktoberpole? Let’s meet them!

Join the family!

Johann Pfeiffer

Johann Pfeiffer

Nickname: Hansi / Stuze

Maibäume (Maypole)’s erected: 5
Maibäume stolen: 1
Life Motto: Schaung ma moi, dann seng ma’s scho /

Ludwig Aigner

Ludwig Aigner

Nickname: Lugge

Maibäume (Maypole)’s cut: 10-15
Maibäume erected: 12-15
Maibäume stolen: 1

Katharina Aigner

Katharina Aigner

Nickname: Kathi

Maibäume (Maypole)’s attended: 5

She’s the only women travelling all this way with the boys!

Robert Tahlmeier

Robert Tahlmeier

Nickname: Thale

Maibäume (Maypole)’s erected: 6 / 7
Maibäme stolen: 1 but it got stolen back the very next day 🙂

Life Motto: a weng arbeiten um gut zu leben / work a little live well

Maximilian Millisterfer

Maximilian Millisterfer

Nickname: Max, Milli

Maibäume erected: 1
Maibäme stolen: 1

Florian Weber

Florian Weber

Nickname: Weber

Maibäume (Maypole) erected: 3
Maibäume stolen: 1

Life motto: oa Bier is koa Bier / one beer is no beer

Markus Zehetmair

Markus Zehetmair

Nickname: Wonga

Maibäume erected: 7
Maibäume stolen: 5

Stefan Baumgartner

Stefan Baumgartner

Maibäume erected: 1
Maibäume stolen: 1
My name is Stefan, I am always ready, passionate and proud to come from the most beautiful country in the world Bavaria

Life motto: We do it because we come from Bavaria.

Paul Hilger

Paul Hilger

Nickname: Baule

Maibäume erected: 6
Maibäume stolen: 2

Life Motto: Mir glangt das I woas das I kannt wenn I woin dad

Don’t miss them raising the Oktoberpole Okt 1 in King George Square!