The Probus Association of Gold Coast & Northern Rivers Inc.2013 CALENDAR OF EVENTS
MarchFriday, 15th March Friendship Day Laguna Park, Palm Beach Cost: $25.00 Coordinator: Duncan Sawyer Champagne Spit Roast with a choice of three roasts and three desserts. Tea, Coffee & Orange Juice available together with plenty of Champers! An opportunity to join fellow Probians from our local region to renew old acquaintances and make new friends.Friday 22nd March Delegates Meeting & Association AGM Sports House Varsity Lakes
AprilCoordinator: Moyna Glenn Goold – President, Probus Association GC&NR Inc.
April Sunday, 21st April 2013 Historic Ormiston House, Brisbane Highland Celtic Celebration A great day out for the whole Celebrating all things Scottish and Irish to honour the history of family! Ormiston House.Pipe bands, Scottish and Irish dancers, singers, heritage displays and exhibitions, and much more Cost: $35.00 Coordinator: Mike Powell
May Friday, 31st MayKooroomba Vineyard and Lavender Farm Day TripKooroomba has been created as a unique tourist destination, nestled in the FassifernValley at Mt Alford near Boonah, about 1hr 45minutes from the Gold Coast. The propertyconsists of a cellar door, restaurant and lavender shop which overlooks a six hectarevineyard and a breathtaking lavender field, with magnificent views of the Scenic Rimmountains.Kooroomba Vineyard and Lavender Farm provides a southern France experience on thedoorstep of Brisbane and is the perfect setting for a relaxing day.Cost: 40.00 Coordinator: Brian Fletcher
JuneFriday, 21st Presidents, Past Presidents & Partners Luncheon Currumbin RSL ClubCost: $ TBACoordinator: Marlene Sheedy – 5535 1087The Association acknowledges the valuable contribution of Probus Presidents and Past Presidents in a relaxed, social environment. Friday, 28th Delegates Meeting Sports House Varsity Lakes
Tuesday, 16th – Thursday, 18th – Stanthorpe QldHighlights include:Warwick RSL Club, Alcoomba Lavender Farm, QLD College of WineTourism, Granite Belt Drive, Vincenzo’s at the Big Apple, BallandeanEstate Winery, Bramble Patch, Beverley Vineyard Restaurant, Guidedtour of Warwick & Rudd’s Pub ……………. Fun! Fellowship! & Friendship!Cost: $570.00 per person (Single Supplement: $105.00)Coordinator: Sue King - 55229468
CHRISTMAS IN JULY DAYDATE: TOUR 6TH JULY 2012 FRIDAY,COST: $50.00ppCOORDINATOR: MIKE POWELL – 5578
11th Ecumenical July Church Service Thursday 25th July 2013 9.30am for 10.00am Trinity Anglican Church Robina Town Centre Drive, RobinaPlease feel free to invite friends/relatives tojoin you and fellow Probians in what will be a happy morning of ecumenical worship, harmony and fellowship, with morning tea to follow the service. A donation would be appreciated to cover Morning Tea TRINITY ANGLICAN CHURCH
August Coach to Brisbane with Coordinator, Jenny Wallis. Enjoy morning tea at Guyatt Park before embarking at West End for a leisurely ride on the City Cat. Alighting at Bretts Wharf where the coach will proceed to the Geebung RSL Club for lunch then the trip home with perhaps a surprise visit enroute.
Sunday, 1st to Friday, 6th September (6 days/5 nights) Best of Yeppoon – Package TourCost: $908.00 pp/ts (Sgl Sup $250) plus rail fare on Tilt TrainCoordinator: Moyna Glenn Goold
Monday 9th – Association Annual Golf Day September Emerald Lakes Golf Club, CarraraCost: $55.00ppCoordinator: Ian McTaggart
BRISBANE AIRPORT DAY TOUR FRIDAY 11TH OCTOBER Cost: $40.00 Coordinator: DuncanTravel up to Colmslie for a morning tea break. From the comfort of the coach a guidedtour to see the behind the scenes of the Brisbane Airport. Then head back over theGateway Bridge to the Redlands Sawyer for an ‘All You Can Eat’ buffet lunch. In Sporting Clubthe afternoon a tour the Redlands Bay area before returning to the Gold Coast.”
OctoberSUNDAY 13TH PROBUS ASSOCIATION ANNUAL BOWLS DAY MUDGEERABA BOWLS CLUBCost: $25.00 Coordinator: Duncan Sawyer
Friday, 13th December The Probus Association of Gold Coast & Northern Rivers Inc. Delegate’s Meeting Venue: Varsity Lakes Sports House