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Nick's Book Club - Tuesday 19 November

We had Tony Davis, the author of "Brabham" with us. Whe read some facinating books, but it was wonderful to have Tony with us to learn first hand on what was involved in writing this facinating book.

 

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COFFEE SOCIETY - Morning 19 January

A great start to the new year with some 20+ attending this first activity for 2020 .

 

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Wine and Cheese Afternoon - Tuesday 17 December

The Cheese and Wine group met at Barry Lloyd’s harbour side home for their last gathering of the year.

Thirteen members attended and had the opportunity to sample a vintage champagne,four white wines and four red wines and a selection of cheeses and antipasto.

 

 

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General Meeting - Friday 22 November

Our guest speaker was no other than Lance Witham, the MD of Whitham's Coffee his subject was: "The Coffee Story". And what a facinating story it is with much about the background and how from the plant it eventually arrives in our cups and why it tasts as it does.

 

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Cinema - Wednesday 27 November

This month it was the movie   "Fisherman's Friends". This was a feel good outing, thoroughly enjoyed by all. Then a fanastic last dinner together at our favourite restaurants, B&B and SPN was a fantatsic way to cap off the year.

 

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Walk - Thursday 5 December

Ten members and partners walked along millionaires’ row near Fairy Bower and the beaches from Shelley Beach to Queenscliff Beach. Despite the bushfire smoke, all enjoyed the outing.

 

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Computering Group - Tuesday 16 August

Members of Warrawee Probus met with the Wahroonga Computer Group and heard of topics from the technical press as well as a talk on Archiving using Excel and a demonstration of Google Photos.

 

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Photo competitions

Overall winner 2019

Click here  to see the entries for the "people's choice", winners since 2010 and more.

Luncheon - Thursday 22 August - Gordon Blue

 

This was another of Alan's fabulous luncheons much enjoyed by those who were lucky eneough to be there as the evnt was overbooked.

 

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Outing - Monday 14 October

Sixteen members and partners were taken on a most revealing tour of the Choice testing laboriories at Marickville, where we were introduced to the behind the scenes Intricacies of product testing.

 

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Monday 5 November - Kayaking

20 Members and partners had a great morning on Narrabeen Lagoon, followed by a well deserved lunch in the Boathouse

 

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2019 Photo competition

To see the winners and all entries click here

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"NONAGENARIAN" day out - Tuesday 22 November

A very pleasant and enjoyable lunch was held with our senior members  at the Royal Motor Yacht Club in Newport.

 

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2019 Christmas dinner in the Killara Golf Club.

A very succesful evening was held, attended by some 100 members and their partners.

 

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Since 1983

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Short tour 6 - 9 November - Dubbo Zoofari

A great time was held by all

 

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Opal Club Outing - Thursday 26 September

Newcastle and Stockton

A great Opal Outing was held. This was very well attended and the card took us with the ferry to Stockton.

This "new" event on our calendar is a great way to get around and meet our fellow members and partners.

 

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wharf rev

Culture events - Sunday 15 September - Wharf Revieuw - This was the last of the culture events for 2019. We look forward to another great year in 2020.

 

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Photography group - Thursday 16 January

A very well attended and enthousiastic group met to discuss last year's competion entries and plan for 2020

 

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Annual Barbeque - 16 January Bobin Head