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  Activities

Activities are largely back to normal but are subject to change without notice, depending on Covid-19 requirements

One day Outings

We may travel by train, boat or private bus depending on the occasion.  We have enjoyed cruises on Port Hacking, Georges River and Australia Day cruises on Sydney Harbour (photo above);  trained to Kembla Grange Races and used a private bus to the NanTein Temple south of Wollongong.  We have had mystery tours by both public transport and private bus.  A couple of ooutdoor picnics a year are nomally fitted into the activities schedule and we have had picnics at Woronora Dam, Carrs Park and Stanwell Park Beach.

 


 

Longer trips



We normally undertake one longer trip each year.  Our excursions have been many and varied and may be within Australia or overseas.  The photo above was taken during a 2 week trip to NZ and the photo was taken on Mount Cook.  This year we have already had an enjoyable 7 day trip to Bright (Victoria)  and got home safely without being locked in or out anywhere.

 


Dining Out  

         


 


Theatre / Entertainment


We make group bookings for all the best shows in town.  Early group bookings ensure the best seats at the best prices, often a saving of $20 - $40 compared to Saturday prices.  The Wednesday matinee is our normal choice of day and time for the big shows in town. Times and dates for local shows depend on the shows themselvves and could even be Sunday afternoon (Cronulla Arts Theatre).

The School Spectacular and The Seniors Concert have been regular events for our members for many years. Some of our more popular not so recent shows have included "Sound of Music", "My Fair Lady",  "Mama Mia" and "Fiddler on The Roof".

In addition to the above 'BIG' shows we also support local theatres including The Cronulla Arts Theatre, Sutherland Entainment Centre and The Guild Theatre Rockdale.

 


Walks


        

We commonly have one walk per month and our walks have been many and varied.  However our walks are generally crafted to fit the abilities of our walkers and  hopefully they don't have too many steps or much rough ground.  Toilets along the way are a priority and a good venue for lunch is a definite plus. Recent walks include the Wollongong Botanical Gardens (train to Wollongong) a walk around Barangaroo and the coastal walk from Watsons Bay to South Head. 

 


Cards & Board Games

 

 

 


 

Golf

 


 


 

Book Exchange

If you are a keen reader of popular fiction and are finding it difficult to keep up your supply of books at a reasonable price our book exchange is probably the answer.  All books are donated free of charge by club members and you can exchange
your books for their books free of charge at the monthly meetings.


Lawn Bowls

Our first activity for 2021 has been particapating in the inter club competition put on by Kurranulla Probus Club at the South Cronulla Bowling Club.  We entered three teams, two of which won their matches.