Reminders from your Social Director, Ken:
+ Our Change-Over AGM, Ceremony & Celebratory Luncheon is on at 16s next month (10am-2pm) on Monday 16th March. All members are requested to attend. Only $40 for 3-course lunch & much more. Please pay now online or bring payment to Monday’s meeting as all is finalized this month!
+ The first instalment payment for our AWAY TRIP is due by Monday’s meeting as notified to all who have committed to join this great, timely regional adventure. If you want to join us, ring me now on 49465026 & I’ll give you all the exciting facts!
+ Our first outing for our new Probus Year on April 27th is a different cruise on Lake Mac: different 2-course meal, different route, cheaper price, no entertainer but some informed commentary from experienced sailors & more! The numbers are limited & the Co must be paid in advance so pay your $55 pp NOW before the AGM in March to get onboard.
+ N.B. for those going to Dobell House on 24th : Lunch afterwards is now at Wangi Workers Club.
+ Remember that our Online BSB Payment System has not changed: BSB No. 032510; Acct No:750123; Probus Club of Belmont; Add Surname & Event. Or Bring the correct amount in cash or cheque in an envelope with all your details to our monthly meeting.
You are invited to make a friend request of our club's Facebook. Simply login to your own Facebook (or sign up if you aren't already a member), click on "Find Friends" and search for Belmont Probus, then click on send a friend request. We will follow it up for you.
Online BSB Payment System has not changed: BSB No. 032510; Acct No: 750123; Probus Club of Belmont; Add Surname & Event.
Men’s Probus Belmont
Monthly Social Events
ForFeb, Mar, Oct 2020
A DAY OUT at WANGI WANGI with
SIR WILLIAM DOBELL
MONDAY 24th FEB, 2020
The Details: The Dobell House Experience has been updated so you’re invited to Sir William Dobell’s house for a nice morning tea, live entertainment & a chance to inspect his studio & memorabilia. The volunteers preserving Dobell’s heritage are opening up especially for us. Arrival time is 10 am (47 Dobell Dr, Wangi) & only 40 can fit in. After our visit we will adjourn to Wangi Workers Club, where you can buy a snack/ lunch & have a drink. Any car-pooling will have to be sorted out at our monthly meeting on the 17th Feb.
The COST: $17.50 pp (covers morning tea, entertainment & historic tour). Lunch/snack/drink at the RSL club is at your own expense. With the number limited to 40, early payment is the only way to book your place. The Red Book tick is not payment. Sorry!
CHANGE-OVER AGM, CEREMONY & CELEBRATORY Luncheon
MONDAY 16th MARCH, 2020
At the 16s (from 10am to 2pm)
The Details: This year will be a repeat of last year’s very successful members-only function with the theme of “Be Positive about Probus” & a dress code of “smart casual”. From 10am to midday: meeting, AGM, morning tea, election, new committee ceremony, bar open for drinks break. From midday: 3-course (canapes, main & dessert) alternative-serve Scrumptious Lunch with a complimentary drink. During the meal, there will be relaxed opportunities to review our club’s highlights over this year & past years, with visuals, stories & special acknowledgements. [Committee members need a coat & tie for official photos]
The COST: only $40.00 pp. YOUR COMMITMENT TO GO MUST BE IN THE
RED BOOK as soon as possible (asap!) Payments must be finalized by our February Monthly Meeting on Monday, 17th Feb. More details will be available at our monthly meetings. Any concerns, contact Ken Leslight or Steven Nossiter.
OUR AWAY TRIP: 19th -22nd October
SPRINGTIME IN THE SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS
[A 4 Day Southern Highlands coach tour staying at the Bundanoon Country Inn]
Highlights especially designed for our Probus Club:
· Short coach travel segments
· Sightseeing tourist sites on all 4 days (see Itinerary over), e.g. Berrima Courthouse, Fitzroy Falls & Robertson, Mt Annan Botanical Gardens
· Morning teas, dinners, bed & breakfasts & 1 lunch all included
· Ground floor motel accommodation in Resort with ‘Happy Hour’ location
· All listed attractions included (see Itinerary over), e.g. Gin & Champagne Tasting, Bradman Museum, Joadja Historical Village
· 5 Star luxury Coach with friendly, informative driver
· Crowthers Coach Co recommended by S H Council Tourist Centre
· Crowthers specialize in tours for Sydney Probus clubs but no extra charge for picking us up at Belmont!
· Minimum of 30 passengers required; maximum is 44
· Free time in Bowral to wander, shop, visit gardens or sit & relax.
· Available, of course, to partners, family & friends but members & their partners have the first option.
COST: $695.00 pp (twin share)
NB: Deposit of $70 pp required asap (a deposit is a commitment to go)
An indication of interest should be placed in the RED BOOK immediately
[Further instalment payment dates will be notified in 2020]
At the end of March, 2020, if minimum numbers have not been reached, this great trip will be extended to neighbouring Probus clubs.
Room configurations: Queen rooms; Twin rooms; Family rooms
Ken Leslight (Social Director) 49465026