Girls: Please find details of our 30 Year Reunion Weekend to be held over the weekend of the 11th - 13th November in Canberra. Kickstarting with drinks on the Friday, Cocktail function on the Saturday night, School Tour Sunday Morning and finishing with a great lunch on Sunday! All of the below will be listed on the Event site, where you can see all details,RSVP and pay for the coctail party. Please note you do not need to go to all events and seperate RSVPs can be done when booking. The link will be put in a seperate post.
So here we go:
PLEASE NOTE RSVPS WILL NEED TO BE DONE BY THE 28TH OCTOBER
Friday 11th November
6pm: Walt & Burley @ Kingston Foreshore
Drinks and snacks and a great informal catch up with not just the Class of 86, but anyone that wants to join including Boys Grammar lads, friends, partners, anyone really!
There is no cost for this event ( pay as you go) however we will need RSVPs for indicative numbers to book tables ( as it does get busy on a Friday night). Please note that this is very informal and name tags will not be supplied.
70/17 Eastlakes Parade Kingston
Organisers: Tanya Gallaway (Jay) and Jacqui Walsh
RSVPs: Yes please
Saturday 12th November
The Big Event!!
6pm - 11pm National Press Club of Australia
Cocktail Party at the iconic Press Club of Australia ( we have booked out the venue so the venue is dedicated to ensure we have a great night!) Come and celebrate 30 years "gone by" with some great (or not so great) 80s music, drinks and cocktail food. The nights success depends on us all so please remember to send in photos!!!
Dress: Cocktail or Casual Dressy ( ie no thongs please :-) )
Partners: Up to you
Cost: $100.00 ( to be paid via the Event website) which I will advise link in a seperate post. Apologies but there is a $3.50 processing fee added when you check out. There was no way of collecting payments, RSVPs online without this. Sorry....
16 National Circuit Barton
Organisers: Tanya Gallaway and Jacqui Walsh
Sunday 13th November
Hertage Walk School Tour
I am sure you remember where it is
Time: 10am - Noon
A great opportunity to relive the school days and see how the School has changed. If you have not been back - you will be amazed at the changes!!
Meet: Boarding House Foyer Girls please be there 5 - 10 minutes prior to the start of the tour.
Mr Kent (Science) may be conducting the tour. Current boarders will also help out
There is an online version of the tour so that those not able to attend in person will be able to do the online tour. The tour will conclude with photos from our day and a morning tea. The morning tea will start at 11am and go for about an hour.
Cost: No Charge
Organisers: Michelle Fulton (Mawson) and Rachel Nixon (Taber)
Sunday 13th November
Girls / Partners / Friends / Family Lunch
Canberra Glassworks, 11 Wentworth Ave, Kingston
As a final touch, we will conclude the weekend with a relaxed lunch at the famous Brodburger at the Kingston Glassworks. If you live in Canberra or have visited with your families, it would be great to meet over a relaxed lunch. The Kingston Markets are right next door and are fantastic - also a great place to buy some unique Christmas gifts!
Cost: Pay As You Go
Organiser: Dione Sloan (Goodsell)
So ladies this is it! I hope that we have been able to put together something that will be of interest to everyone. if anyone wants to organise anything for the Saturday - ie: Tour of Canberra etc., please feel to do so! Our hands are full with all the other stuff :-)
Sorry this post was so long too....