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Social Activities

Contact David Hosking, or check the newsletter for details about the following events:  


 NOVEMBER  Friday 3rd.   Visit Geelong Art Gallery, Little Malop St., to see the Archibald Portraits,      Self drive to meet for lunch at 12:30 then entry to Art Gallery at 2:00pm.  Please express your interest by placing your name on the list in the Library. Cost for groups $14.00 (Art Gallery members $10.00) to be paid to Treasurer Peter Whitnall by the meeting on 9th October.                                                                                                                                                                                                         Coordinator:  Mike Lamkin

 NOVEMBER  Thursday 9th  Performance of ‘”WHEN DAD MARRIED FURY”” by the TORQUAY THEATRE TROUPE INC.  A Comedy about – “When Dad arrives home with a much younger wife, family members worry about their inheritance”.  Starts at 8:00pm at, Seniors rooms 16 Price Street.  Cost of Tickets: Adult $23 Concession $20 to be paid to Peter our treasurer.

                                                                                                                   Coordinator:  Peter Whitnall

NOVEMBER Thursday 23rd to Sunday 26th in Wangaratta winery visits

Own car to Wangaratta staying three nights at Wangaratta Gateway Quality Hotel visiting two wineries in the area.  Cost $350 per person plus winery charges to be confirmed.

                                                                                                                            Coordinator:  Mike Lamkin

DECEMBER  Monday 11th. Christmas Lunch in ‘Whites Paddock’ at RACV Resort.  12:00pm for 12:30.  Two course meal using alternative drop.  Cost $45.00 with drink on arrival.

                                                                                             Coordinator:  David Hosking


FEBRUARY  Friday 23rd   The committee is planning a bus trip to the Blue Lotus water Garden,  Yarra Junction, 2½ hrs drive. Please note the date and more information will be available for October meeting.

                                                                                                                                Coordinator:  June Miller

MARCH  Sunday 18th Opera on the Lakes -  Gippsland Opera present an Afternoon of Opera at Nyerimilang.  As it is the week end prior to Metung week, it is planned to travel down Saturday 17th stay at the Moorrings and go to Nyerimilang between Metung and Lakes Entrance for Sunday afternoon.  Cost concession $60, for group of 10 or more $55.00.  Please register interest this month as tickets go on sale in September and will sell fast, last year over nine hundred attended the function.

                                                                                                                          Coordinator:  David Hosking

MARCH  Monday 19th to Thursday 22nd returning home Friday 23rd Metung  David and Jan have organised a trip, similar to last year staying at ‘the Moorings’ in Metung using the varied accommodation on site. Luxury Motel units through to one or two bedroom Brancroft Bay Apartments. Cost of accommodation for a couple for four nights from $640 to $670 depending on the type of accommodation.  The trip includes a boat trip to the Paynesville area, the 90 Mile beach, Buchan Caves and gardens.  More details next month and David will have information at meeting to be held in the Library at the October meeting.  Deposit required $50.00 per couple to be paid to Treasurer by the November meeting.  Please consider the trip and note dates in your diary.                                                        Coordinator: Jan & David Cheatley