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UPCOMING EVENTS IN 2021

To be announced once COVID restrictions are relaxed

 

Probus combined activities

Cancelled due to COVID restrictions

Golf contact Kim Oborn

Bowls contact David Hall

 

PAST EVENTS

Jamberoo Probus Club Anniversary Lunch. Cancelled due to COVID restrictions

Our Anniversary celebrations have tentatively been booked at the Robertson Public House (formerly known as Robertson Pub) on Monday 30th August 2021. 

For those who booked and paid for Christmas in July, we are happy to transfer your payment to the Anniversary luncheon.  Kindly email Treasurer John Sims with your preference of refund or transfer to Anniversary Luncheon. [email protected]

Xmas in July. Cancelled due to COVID restrictions

With the increasing threat of Covid-19 impacting our members, we have regrettably decided to cancel our Christmas in July event planned for Robertson on July 19. The good news is, however, that we have decided to push ahead with our Anniversary celebrations and have tentatively booked the Robertson Public House (formerly known as Robertson Pub) on Moday 30th August 2021.

Tivia night. Date TBD - Due to COVID restrictions the event has been postponed

Trivia Night is planned & the Meeting room booked for Wednesday 13th July at 7:00 pm. Pam will write the questions assisted by Nuffy. Fee of $5- per person to cover cost of nibbles & prizes. 

 

Inside Industry - Working Port tour of the Steelworks

Date: 18th June 2021

The June Outing is an Inside Industry Working Port Tour of the Steelworks. It is a comprehensive bus tour of the Inner & Outer Harbour where we will see the Ports key infrastructures. It includes a short stop at Christy drive, offering spectacular views of the Inner Harbour berths, then the addi0onal infrastructure & Industries that are in and around the Outer harbour. The Tour will finish on a beau0ful high at Hill 60 with amazing panoramic views of the Illawarra coastline.

Cost is $20- per person including tea & coffee. Bring a snack if you wish.

Following the Tour, tables will be booked at Port Kembla Leagues Club for those who wish to join us for lunch. Time: Arrive at the Visitor Centre at 9:30 am for morning tea & a quick tour introduc0on. Tour departs at 10:00am for 2 1/2 hours to 12:30pm

Kembla Grange Race day luncheon cource

 DATE:  TUESDAY MAY 25TH 

TIME:  GATES OPEN AT 11AM
COST:  $25-PP WHICH INCLUDES ENTRY TO THE RACES, CHEESE & CRACKERS ON ARRIVAL,  FOLLOWED BY A 2 COURSE ALTERNATE DROP LUNCH. ANY SPECIAL DIETARY NEEDS WILL BE MET

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CAR RALLY 

DATE:  WEDNESDAY 21ST APRIL 

TIME 8:30AM
STARTING POINT: THE CAR PARK NEAR JAMBEROO POOL AND YOUTH HALL

 

Southern Highlands Tour 15, 16 and 17th March 2021

Cards afternoon in March 2021  Look out for more information

Shoalhaven Heads Botanical Gardens Monday November 9th - 11am

Group Size Max 30 due to Covid Restrictions.  First come, first served. 

If more than 30, we will arrange a second event.

Drive to Shoalhaven Heads to the Botanical Gardens for a Tour and BYO Picnic.  11am start.

Bring your own chair so Social Distancing can be maintained.

Twilight Barefoot Bowls Thursday 26th November - 4pm

Club Jamberoo 4pm Start.  Again, maximum 30 under Covid rules so First come, first served.

Bowls - $10.  Sausage Sizzle after the Bowls - $5.

Notify Pam on [email protected] by November 12th if you want to come along.

Xmas Party December 7 2020

Club Jamberoo - Subject to COVID-19 venue rules in place at the time

 

Anniversary Dinner - Postponed due to COVID-19 Restrictions

Our 2nd Probus Club Anniversary is coming up in August, and for this we are looking at having a luncheon at the Robertson Pub on the 19 th August. So lock that date into your calendar, it will be a 2 course meal entree and main, we will be organizing a cake for dessert and they will provide tea and coffee. We are looking at $40 - $45 per head. This will be confirmed in a following email with a date that we will need numbers by.

 

Nambucca Heads tour - Cancelled due to COVID-19 Restrictions
The Cubana Group Tours.
Staying at the Cubana Resort (4 star )
Cost is $1020 per person twin share and $1200 single. 
Inclusions - luxury coach travel to and from Jamberoo/Kiama 
5 nights accommodation 
5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
Tours and excursions each day
Entertainment 2 nights

 

Illawarra Rhododendron Park Picnic -Cancelled due to COVID-19 Restrictions

Illawarra Rhododendron Park at Mount Pleasant on 27 th July 10:30 am

This will be a free outing, as our club has decided to pay the $100 fee that reserves the bbq & seating area and also allows us free parking. We have exclusive use of the park for the day, all you need to do is bring your own picnic and picnic chairs.

 

Christmas in July Dinner

Bella Char at the Mercure Gerringong Friday 17 th July 2020 5:30 for 6pm start.

Cost is $45 pp 3 course meal with a house wine or soft drink included. 

 

Spirit of the Dance 27th April 2020 at 2:00pm

Illawarra performing Art Centre  Cancelled due to COVID -19 Restrictions

  

3rd March 2020 (Tuesday) - Kembla Grange Racecourse 12noon - Rescheduled from Sep 2019.

 

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Cost $25 includes entry, cheese and bickies on arrival, alternate main and dessert, tea and coffee.

 

 

11th December 2019 - 6 pm  Probus Jamberoo Xmas party. 

Jamberoo Probus Club Xmas Party will again be held at Jamberoo Bowling & Recreation Club. We have booked a lady trio - ‘Dear Violet’ for music, entertainment & dancing.

This year’s theme will be Beach/Hawaiian, ideally members can participate with colourful outfits.

Details & costs will be available next meeting.

  

 

18th November 2019   (Monday) Cronulla Lunch Cruise 


 

Cronulla Ferries

3 hr cruise departing public wharf Cronulla at 12 noon. Cost $50 includes table service lunch, commentary and fully licensed bar. Cronulla Ferries web site covers the detail if you wish to browse. 

18th October 2019 (Friday) - Berry Gardens Festival then lunch at the Berry Hotel 

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The cost of $20 is payable on the day when we meet at garden 3 at 10am.  We assume all who are coming will also be having lunch at The Berry Hotel at 1230pm.  We have booked the coachhouse room there but we are required to give the hotel prior advice of the numbers attending lunch. Would you please confirm your intention to attend and also if you intend to have lunch.

  

11th-18th October 2019 - Norfolk Island trip

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This will cost approximately $2499 plus $165 in taxes.  (Single supplement is an additional $499.) The price includes air fares, transfers, accommodation and meals – not including drinks or light lunches.  Some of the items included are buffet breakfast, orientation tour, convict tour, manager’s cocktails and an island fish feast.   Contact Liz Shaw for details:  [email protected]

  

9th October 2019 (Wednesday)  3pm - Club Jamberoo. Open card day.

 

Games of choice 500, Euchre, Bush Rummy and Canasta the main contenders.

  

19th September 2019 (Thursday) - Kembla Grange Racecourse 12noon - Postponed due to weather

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Cost $25 includes entry, cheese and bickies on arrival, alternate main and dessert, tea and coffee.

5th September 2019 (Thursday) - 11am Illawarra Fly

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Cost $36  includes treetop walk ,tour guide, lunch fish and chips, tea and coffee Payment to treasurer Bruce by Friday 23rd August

  

16th August 2019 (Friday)- Coolangatta Winery


Bigfoot 1030am  $20 :

Anniversary lunch alternate drop 2course lunch (included wine tasting) 12 noon $42

Combined cost $62 Money to be paid to Treasurer Bruce by 1st August BSB 641 800 a/c 200830149

13th July 2019 - Xmas in July

Lunch at The Robertson Hotel 

28th June 2019  - Boys In The Band

Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre 8pm. Cost $49 ph.

13th June 2019 - Picnic at Lake Illawarra

BYO everything (food, table, chairs, drinks etc).  Relaxing day by the water. 

For the exercise conscious a bike ride (BYO bike) or walk will begin about 10.30am.  Lunch estimated around 12 to 12.30.

14th May 2019 - Trivia night

(Non fund-raising) trivia night to be held at Club Jamberoo starting at 6.30pm.  Table bookings are available.  $5 entry for prizes - lucky door and 1st, 2nd and last place.  Table nibbles supplied, buy drinks from the bar.  Friends are welcome. Promises to be an entertaining evening with lots of laughs. Interested parties to contact Denny/Fred.

7th May 2019 - Mystery bus tour

Cost is $65. Lunch to be at own cost. Pick ups at Kiama and Jamberoo bowling clubs. Minimum of 20 needed. Friends are welcome.  Promises to be a great day with several stops on the way with lots to see and do. Please advise Denny/Fred of your interest.

   

Probus combined activities  

29th October 2019 - Kiama/Shellharbour District Probus Club “Friendship Lunch”

Gerroa Boat Fisherman’s Club 1130am for 12noon  , cost $40 includes drink token and lunch.

The menu sounds wonderful and very good value at a excellent location.

13th September 2019 Friday - Croquet

24th September 2019 Tuesday - Golf challenge

Other Activities

5th November 2019 Melbourne Cup day


Melbourne Cup day at Club Jamberoo.  Cost is $45-pp which includes a fashion Parade by Bella Blue from Oak Flats, sweeps & lunch.  Payments to be made directly to the bar at Club Jamberoo & need to be finalised by next meeting on the 23rd October. We have tentatively booked two tables