For more details please see the Warrawee Wrap

COMPUTING - John Derrett - or 0412 258 435

Tuesday 15 October 1000 - 1200

Wahroonga Probus group welcomes members of Warrawee Probus

to their Computer Group meetings.

Any Warrawee Probus members interested in attending need to RSVP to Paul Wood of the Wahroonga Probus Club to both confirm location and numbers attending.

Further queries are best addressed to John Derrett ( from our club.


CINEMA EVENING - Bruce Munro: 9449 5629

Wednesday 30 October - Roseville Cinema

“As a little girl, Michelle Payne dreams of the impossible: winning the Melbourne Cup — horse-racing's toughest two-mile race. The youngest of 10 children, Michelle is raised by single father Paddy. She leaves school at 15 to become a jockey and after early failures she finds her feet, but a family tragedy, followed by her own near fatal horse fall all but ends the dream. But with the love of her dad and her brother Stevie, Michelle will not give up. Against all the medical advice, and the protests of her siblings, she rides on, and meets the Prince of Penzance. Together they overcome impossible odds for a shot at the dream: a ride in the 2015 Melbourne Cup, at odds of 100 to 1. The rest is history.”


Dinner, the great monthly social event, will be at either Basil & Bedlam or SaltPepperNutmeg.  The cost for Cinema Ticket and Dinner inclusive is $45 for seniors and $53 for adults.



NICK's BOOK EXCHANGE - Bill Killinger: 0407 551 600

Have you read a good book you think your fellow members, or their partners, might enjoy we suggest you pass it on at the General Meeting.

If you are looking for a specific authour or book, please contact the "Warrawee Wrap" editor. He will publish the request in the next Warrawee Wrap.



COFFEE CLUB - Peter Eatough: 0403 065 328

Thursday 10 October - 10.00 - Café, Lady Davidson Hospital, North Turramurra

There is plenty of space, external access, convenient free parking, a friendly host, free cakes and good coffee . . . . so don’t hesitate. invite your partners, friends and potential members along to this relaxed and friendly activity. Note:  There are some free cakes and there is always the donation of conversation. Ladies are welcome and also the drinking of some tea is permitted.



WINE & CHEESE - Roger Goozee: 0405 505 339

Tuesday 15 October

We will be meeting at the home of Roger and Mary Goozee, Details in the September Wrap. We will be tasting three whites and three reds and  a variety of cheeses and crackers.

This will be the last "qualifying" meeting for our ecember meeting (which is inviation only) for those who have attended at least two metings in 2019



General Meeting - Friday 25 October

Tesla, Musk and the electric car

Bruce Graham,  Bruce fell in love with the Tesla electric car.He found the subject full of surprices and likes to share what he found. Guess we will all be lookint for a Tesla after the meeting



PHOTOGRAPHY - Chris de Jong: 9416 5259

Thursday 17 October - 

Our next outing will be to the "Gore Hill Cemetry" The challenge for this field trip is to experiment with

the various settings on our cameras - what happens

when we turn the dials off "Auto". What effect does

changing aperture, ISO, shutter speed, white balance

and focal length have on our photos? Do we even

know where to find these settings? Should we care? For further details see the WRAP.




This will be our 10th annual photo competition. All photos are to be taken on Probus Warrawee outings and events between 26 October 2018 and 25 October 2019.


The photos will be judged by non Probus members and the results will be announced at the annual Christmas dinner in December.


Submit your photos by Friday 25 October, see the rules for details


To see these rules, please click here



Walk - Thursday 5 November - Ralph Mackie - 0491 112 704

Sculptures by the Sea {Bondi – Tamarama return}.

Note it is Tuesday not Thursday!

Digital Photography Group Members most welcome, lots to photograph! -  Further details in the Wrap.



OUTINGS - Tuesday 12 November

Contact : Geoff Fitzhardinge 0418 973 583 Email:


We will be visting the Callan Park historic buildings.  For details see the October Wrap



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B&B saltpepernutmeg

Since 1983


Contact : Bob Cooper 0418449013 Email:


We will be enjoying a 4-day tour with On Course Travel with the

highlight being the Western Plains Zoo including an afternoon guided

tour, dinner, an early morning safari and an African inspired breakfast.

The tour is booked for 6 to 9 November 2019.


Full details in Wrap



Dubbo Zoo

NIC'S BOOK Club - Bill Killinger - 0407 551 600

Tuesday 19 November - Warrawee Bowling Club

Books for discussion - the books shown. Click on the books to read about the


On tis occasion we will have

the pleasure of joining us

the author of Brabham;

- Tonny Davis .


OPAL CLUB - Doug Stewart: 9482 3734

2020 program

The club is pleased to advise; that following the great success of the 2019 introduction to this new event on our calandar, it has been agreed to continue these outings next year.

For more details see the Wrap.




Nonagenarians day out - Tuesday 22n October  - Following last year's success it is planned to return to the Royal Motot Yacht Club in Newport overlooking Pittwater.




Sold out


Christams Dinner - Tuesday 10 December 2019

Killara Golf Club

Save the date

Details in the Wrap



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2020 Luncheons - Alan McDremid: 0409 285 859

Our luncheons in 2019 were well patronised and enjoyable ocasions. To avoid disapointment, its best to get in early so why not put the following dates in your diary now to avoid missing out in 2020:

Thursday 30 January

Thursday 23 April

Thursday 23 July

Thursday 22 October



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The Last Charge

Ride Like a girl Callan-Park