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November  2021 Newsletter

 

Address:  c/o PO Box 76, Railton, 7306          Club Directory                                     Club No 9003791 

Committee Members and Club Responsibilities       Website:  http://probussouthpacific.org/microsites/kentish

Committee Members

Other Committee Members

President

Bruce Fullerton
6427 3406 or 0429 698 223

Joan Meredith 
6426 2896 or 0428 497 307

Club Speaker/
Membership

Vice President

Len Dixon
0400 456 131

Carl Cox 
6427 2706 or 0428 911 292

Guest Speakers

Secretary

Annelise Hardwicke
6496 1220 or 0419 961 221

Len Dixon
0400 456 131

 

Clive Howes

0427 254 412

 

Tours & Activities

 

Tours & Activities

Treasurer

Rob Collisson
6491 1350 or 0408 365 199

Deidre Barton
6496 1147

 

Hospitality

 

Newsletter

 

Raewyn Collisson
6491 1350 or 0427 993 256

Bruce Fullerton
0429 698 223

 

Public Officer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                  Monthly Meetings 

This Month    9th Nov           Guest Speaker – Anne Henley-Cox an Exercise Physiologist with speak

                                                  on Heath Pathway for the Aged

 

                                        Club Speaker – Annelise Hardwicke on the Royal Flying Doctor Service


 Future
           14th Dec            No December Meeting - Probus Club Christmas Lunch 

                                                  at Mole Creek Hotel - Father Christmas may drop by

                                                 

                                                   Events

This Month     16th Nov            Kaydale Lodge, 250 Loongana Rd, Nietta – Come if you can lunch

                                                  and enjoy their beautiful garden in all its late Spring glory

 

Future            14th Dec            Kentish Probus Club Christmas Lunch at Mole Creek Hotel

                                                  Enjoy a Christmas lunch, Door Prizes (8) and receive a

                                                  Mystery Christmas Gift.   Special $5 Card Sharp draw,

                                                  Winner takes all

 

                        18th Jan             Lunch & Mini Golf, Come if you can at Waterfront Complex, Devonport

 

Birthdays                             Wishing a Happy Birthday this month to Janet Braid with a month

                                                  end Birthday rush Rob Collisson, Roslyn McNab and Kaye Sherriff

 

Welfare                             Fergus Hodkinson is now a resident at Strathdevon at Latrobe

 

 

Report from 12 October Meeting

 

Attendance:  Members 27 and 1 guest

 

 Card Sharp:     Judy Lowry was the High Card winner, $10.  

 

 

Club Speaker

We sailed through the Panama Cannel with Bruce Fullerton  


 

Guest Speaker

 

Zoe Hosie spoke on Israel                                                                           

Zoe spoke about her experiences during her many visits to Israel

and screened her photos.  We all learnt a lot about living challenges

in Israel including the differences between the geographical areas.

 

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Outings Reports

 

Devonport Probus Ladies Fashion Parade is an annual event held this year on 4th October. Three members of our club attended (Annelise, Raewyn & Judith).  It was a fun morning with the Devonport Ladies modelling clothes from Front Row Fashions, Fourways.  Sparking wine and a lunch followed the parade.

 

Villarett Gardens on 19th October was a scenic and culinary delight. Members and friends (including a charming 4-year-old) enjoyed a delicious lunch and the luxury of having the venue exclusively opening for us on a Tuesday.  The gardens as always were spectacular.

 

Happy Probus Day is celebrated in Australia and New Zealand in October.  North West Probus Club members gathered in Devonport at Drysdale Hospitality (TAFE). Deidre, Annelise, Raewyn & Rob represented Kentish Probus. Mixing with other Probus members is always interesting and entertaining. 

 

 

If you have anything you would like included in next month’s newsletter please contact:

Raewyn Collisson on 6491 1350 or 0427 993 256 or email at starwood@bigpond.com

 


 

 

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