PROBUS CLUB
NEUTRAL BAY
PO Box 121 Neutral Bay 2089
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Date Activity Further Information
Tues 12 July
10:30am
North Sydney Leagues
General meeting
Guest Speaker: Mike Munroe who will speak on "the Last of the Bushrangers" and "This is your life"
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Fri 15 July
9:15am
Art gallery Steps
$25pp
Archibald Prize Tour
As in past years, we have arranged a guided tour of the Archibald Exhibition. The Gallery's official and well-informed guides take us (in groups of about 15 members) and provide entertaining and interesting insights into the art works on the walls. The Archibald Exhibition is eagerly anticipated by artists and audiences alike. We will also have a guided tour of the Wynne and Sulman Prize entrants. In a separate gallery, are shown some of the winners in last 100 years.
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Yiu Lam Kwan
email: outings@probusneutralbay.org
Tues 26 July
12:30pm
Sydney Rowing Club
$65pp
Winter Feast in July
Continuing the tradition of past years, we have chosen to return to "Watergrill". Please join us at the Sydney Rowing Club to enjoy this occasion as we overlook the beautiful Parramatta River.
If you would like other members to join you at your table, please let us know. Tables of 8, 10 and 12 can be organised.
New Members - this is an opportunity for you to meet other members. We will do our best to seat you on a table with some of the longer term members As befits this occasion, friends are very welcome.
More details in the brochure.
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John Metcalf
Tel: 0413 994 947
email: outings@probusneutralbay.org
Tues 9 August
10:30am
North Sydney Leagues
General meeting
Guest Speaker: Sky Leckie OAM and Michael Yabsley will talk on "The life and times of Sky Leckie
More details coming
Tues 23 August
Bus departs 8:30am
North Sydney Leagues
Cost: $60 pp including lunch and morning tea
Badgerys Creek airport & Warragamba Dam & Mt Annan Botanical Garden
The Western Sydney International Airport Experience Centre at Badgerys Creek is now open. Depart for a journey where we will discover how Western Sydney International will help shape the future of Western Sydney. At the Experience Centre, located on the airport site, we will be taken through a series of interactive stop overs where we will learn about the region and its people and understand the opportunities that will come from Australia's first smart airport.
The tour is combined with a visit to Warragamba Dam (our morning tea stop) where we can marvel at this engineering masterpiece as it nestles quietly in native bushland.
The included lunch will be at the Gregory Hills Tavern. We will finish the tour with a stroll through Mt Annan Botanical Gardens on the way back to Sydney.
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Tues 13 September
10:30am
North Sydney Leagues
General meeting
Guest Speaker: Tom Sweeney (Willoughby Theatre Company) will talk on "Behind the Scenes"
More details coming
Fri 16-Fri 23 Sept
$2985 pp
Ex Sydney
Norfolk Island Getaway Tour
The planned trip to Norfolk Island is a great opportunity for a one week getaway in early Spring, and the attached itinerary includes a wide variety of history, food, land and marine touring activities. BUT, AS THIS IS PEAK TOURIST SEASON IN NORFOLK, TO HOLD THE FLIGHT AND ACCOMODATION BOOKINGS WE HAVE BEEN ABLE TO SECURE, WE NEED PRELIMINARY NUMBERS (not DEPOSITS) TO THE AGENT BY WEDNESDAY THIS WEEK, THAT IS 25th MAY.
More details in the brochure.
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Roger Frith
Tel: 0419 176 096
email: robin@robinfrith.com.au
Tues 11 October
10:30am
North Sydney Leagues
General meeting
Guest Speaker: Stroke Foundation will supply a speaker on "Stroke Management"
More details coming
Tues 8 November
10:30am
North Sydney Leagues
General meeting
Guest Speaker: Anne Jackson and Pauline Carr will talk on "Nursing in South Sudan"
More details coming