Queenscliff, around the bay

The spectacular 40-minute trip on the Queenscliff Sorrento Ferry Service links Melbourne's most magnificent coastal region.

Watch out for dolphins,whales in winter and enormous ships as you breathe incredibly fresh air.

Queenscliff is dominated by the fascinating 1860 Fort Queenscliff.

At Sorrento, you'll have a perfect view of multi-million dollar mansions sitting atop cliffs, tiny coves filled with boats.

Tuesday 27th November

COST: $43.00

OPENS: Thursday 18th October @ 8.45 am at the Watsonia Community Hall.

Morning tea, ferry, 2 course lunch @ Bowling Club

CLOSES: Thursday 22nd November

Departs: 8.30 am Elder Street Watsonia

Returns: 5.00 pm

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Cost $15  Roast  Lunch and Dessert BYO Drinks

One Payment only on 28th June

Entertainment by  ROB & JENNY – GOLD DUO

Great listening, singing along with plenty of crowd involvement and dancing music.

Lunch will be served at 12.30pm

Doors open    12.00 noon  Members only

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

A magical, blockbuster musical with sensational sets,

stunning special effects and an irresistible story.

Holds the Guiness World Record for the most expensive

props in the English theatre.

Her Majesty's Theatre

Wednesday March 6th 2013

1.00 pm Matinee

$61 - One payment only on Thursday 6th December

Bookings: Andrew Hyams at Lambourne Rd  Community Hall Watsonia

30 tickets available



CUP DAY 6th November

Diamond Valley 50's Plus Club

37 Lambourne Road, Watsonia Community Hall

COST $17.00 

Roast Lunch, vegetables and salads plus sweets.

Sherries will be served on arrival.

BYO other drinks and glasses

Fashions on the Field with great prizes.

  • Best dressed Lady
  • Best Dressed Man
  • Best Dressed Couple
  • Best Casually Dressed Lady
  • Best Casually Dressed Man
  • Best Ladies Hat

Sweeps  $2 and $5

Come along and enjoy a fun day.

Members and partners, plus non members all welcome.

Coach trip to see the Living Legends


You can visit the famous retired race horses down in their paddocks, where you can pat and have photos taken with the legends.

Wander through the historic homestead which is a rare example of early prefabricated buildings and gives a glimpse of the landscape in the 1840's.

The gardens are magnificent and include magnolias which are the oldest recorded European trees in Victoria.

Tuesday 30th October

COST:  $42.00

(subject to change re: numbers & travel grant)

OPENS: Thursday 20th September

Devonshire tea & 2 course lunch at Epping RSL

CLOSES: Thursday 25th October

Departs: 9.00am Elder Street  Watsonia

Returns: 4.00 pm

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Mystery Tour

Tuesday 18th September

Cost: $44

(Subject to change re: numbers & travel grant)

OPENS: Thursday 16th August 2012 in kitchen area @ 8.45 am

Morning tea, 2 course lunch & mystery activity optional $10 extra for clothing/little walking

CLOSES: Thursday 13th September

Departs: 9.30 am Elder Street Watsonia

Returns: 4.00 pm

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Haunted Inn Bus Trip

Coach Trip to the Haunted Inn

Haunted Inn Bus Trip

Built in 1857 the hotel once served as the first Cobb and Co coaching

stop outside Melbourne on the way to the gold fields.

Legend and folklore tell tales of murder, robbery and shootings.

The hotel has been referred to as Australia's most haunted hotel.

It is said that three ghosts haunt the premises.

These days the stable block is used as an entertainment area for

private functions, weddings, corporate events.

Tuesday 28th August 

Cost: $36.00

Non members welcome to come along

Morning tea, talk & two course meal at the Coach & Horses Inn

OPENS: Thursday 26th July 8.30am

FINAL payment Thursday 23rd August

DEPARTS:  9.30 am   Elder Street  Watsonia

RETURNS:  4.00 pm

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