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Docklands to Portarlington

Posted on May 23, 2018 at 8:26pm by dennis No Comment

Tuesday 21st August, Watsonia 50s Plus Club going by Ferry to Portarlington. We will depart the Watsonia Railway Station on the 8.20 am Train to Flinders Street Station, then Tram to Victoria Harbour Docklands.  The Catamaran departs Victoria Harbour Docklands at 9.30 am and arrives at Portarlington at 11 am.  The pier is located just 3…

Watsonia 50s Plus Club’s Mystery Bus Tour

Posted on May 23, 2018 at 8:25pm by dennis No Comment

Tuesday 18th September 2018 WHERE ARE WE GOING THIS TIME. TO THE BEACH? TO THE COUNTRY? TO THE SNOW? Wherever we are going, we know there will be scenery, lunch,and a comfortable coach ride with good company.  Morning tea is usually a highlight. Depart: 9am Corner Elder Street & Delta Road, Greensborough. Return: Approx 4.30pm….

Bus Trip to Mulberry Hill House

Posted on January 4, 2018 at 7:06pm 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…

Bus Trip to Malmsbury

Posted on January 4, 2018 at 7:04pm by dennis No Comment

Join us for a bus trip to Malmsbury on Tuesday 22nd May 2018 and visit the Botanical Gardens and the Railway Viaduct is a large brick & stone masonry arch bridge over the Coliban River. Malmsbury bluestone gutters, corrugated sidings and long veranda overhangs are all evidence of a town that was another key stop…

A Taste of Tasmania Cruise: 5 Nights

Posted on January 4, 2018 at 7:03pm 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,…

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  

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….