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WATSONIA 50’S PLUS CLUB REOPENS Thursday 1st February 2018

Posted on January 4, 2018 at 6:59pm by dennis No Comment

  The WATSONIA 50’s Plus Club will re-open on Thursday 1st February 2018. On behalf of the Committee I wish you all a Happy Christmas and a safe New Year Dennis Richards  

A Taste of Tasmania Cruise: 5 Nights

Posted on January 4, 2018 at 6:51pm by dennis No Comment

On the Pacific Eden (Refurbished in 2015) Sailing Dates: March 12th to March 17th 2018 Departs Melbourne, Monday March 12th 2018 @4:00pm At sea Tuesday March 13th Arrive: Hobart, Wednesday, March 14th @ 8:00 am.  Depart @ 11:59 pm Arrive: Port Arthur, Thursday, March 15th @ 7:00 am. Depart: @ 5:00 pm Arrive: Burnie, Friday,…

Bus Trip to Mulberry Hill House

Posted on January 4, 2018 at 6:51pm by dennis No Comment

Join us for a Bus trip on Tuesday 17th April 2018 to Mulberry Hill House @ Langwarrin South Designed by Harold Desbrowe Annear, this magnificent American Colonial style-home was built in 1926 as an extension to a pre-existing 1880’s weather board cottage. Bus Departs: 9am Cnr Elder St & Delta Rd, Greensborough, stopping for morning tea…

Christmas BBQ 14 December 2017

Posted on November 29, 2017 at 2:20pm by dennis No Comment

Come along and enjoy our Christmas BBQ for members and friends on Thursday 14th December at 12 noon in the park beside the hall, the Christmas raffle will be drawn during the afternoon. (Booking is preferred for catering purposes) After the BBQ the club will close for the year. The club will re-open next year…

Bendigo by Train

Posted on October 18, 2017 at 9:07am by dennis No Comment

Tuesday 21 November 2017 Departing by train from Watsonia Station 8:25 am, to Southern Cross Station.  We then catch the 9:14 am Train to Bendigo, using free local bus travel to and from the Bendigo Station.  Buy your own lunch, try a sightseeing tour on the talking tram(own cost).  Leave Bendigo Station at 2:56 pm…

Tramboat Next Stop Williamstown

Posted on August 21, 2017 at 5:36pm by dennis No Comment

Tuesday 19 September 2017 Depart by Train from Watsonia Station at 7.55 am, to Southern Cross Station.  We then catch the No 86 Tram to Central Pier Docklands getting off at stop D2, with a short walk to the Tramboat. Departs Central Pier at 10am, we cruise downstream along the Yarra through the Port of…

Bus Trip to The Eagle Skylift Arthurs Seat

Posted on March 21, 2017 at 6:14pm by dennis No Comment

Tuesday 30 May 2017          The Eagle Arthurs Seat Depart: 9 am Cnr Elder St & Delta Rd Greensborough, stopping for morning tea on the way to The Eagle Arthurs Seat Base Station, where those who wish to take the Gondala ride will disembark, the remaining passengers will  stay on the bus to the Summit Station….

Bus trip to the Yarra Ranges on Tuesday 21 March 2017

Posted on March 20, 2017 at 3:56pm by dennis No Comment

Stopping for morning tea at William Rickett Sanctuary, situated in a ferny glade in the Dandenongs, William Ricketts Sanctuary is a place of beauty and tranquility, due both to the natural setting and the mystical sculptures half hidden among the ferns along the pathways.  Many travel across the world to visit this place time and…

Premier’s “Active in April 2017”

Posted on February 21, 2017 at 6:15pm by dennis No Comment

Diamond Valley 50+ Community Hall 37 Lambourn Road, Watsonia Free activities No morning exercise activities during the school holiday’s Tai Chi Qigong Come along for a FREE session of Tai Chi Qigong on Monday 24 April, 11am to 11.30am. Tai Chi helps improve your health, strength, balance, concentration and mental well-being and is loads of…

Bus Trip to The Big Bouquet

Posted on December 27, 2016 at 4:59pm by dennis No Comment

  At the Gerbera & Alpaca Farm, an experienced tour guide will bring the friendly herd of Alpacas up close for you to meet, followed by a wander through the impressive glasshouse, filled with over 60000 flowering Gerberas all year round! LUNCH: At The Big Bouquet Cafe. Featuring exquisite local Yarra Valley produce, enjoyed in the…