Events

 

 

 

VP DAY LUNCHEON

Sunday 12th August, 2018

This function is only for members of the RSL sub-Branch, RSL Auxiliary & their partners & Service Widows

The luncheon will commence at 12 noon, with the doors opening at 11.30.

TICKETS: will remain on sale until Monday 6th August, unless sold earlier, from the Reception desk of the Club.

COST: $40 per person (cash only please)

TRANSPORT: pickups will be available from 10.30am, returns completed by 3.30pm, with bookings for the bus being made personally at the Reception desk of the Club or by phoning the Reception desk on 9451 1011.

DRESS:  SMART CASUAL with a Hawaiin theme.

MENU: A two course meal, ”Main and Dessert” will be served with alternates on each course with refreshments and lucky door prizes.

UNVEILING OF COMMEMORATIVE BENCHES

The Hon. Tony Abbott MP to unveil two commemorative benches to commemorate the Centenary of Armistice Day.

 

Wednesday, 4th July 2018 – 3.45pm

The sub-Branch is holding a special service on Wednesday 4th July where the Hon. Tony Abbott MP will be the principal speaker at the unveiling of two Commemorative Benches which commemorate the Centenary of Armistace Day on 11th November, 2018.  This date has been chosen as it is the centenary of the Battle of Hamel which took place on 4th July, 1918 and was strategically crucial in the closing stages of World War 1 under the innovative leadership of Sir John Monash.

The President and Committee of Forestville sub-Branch cordially invite you to attend the service.  Those attending should arrive by 3.45pm, the service will commence at 4.00pm and conclude around 4.30pm, following which refreshments will be served in the Club.  Medals are to be worn.

For more information on the Battle of Hamel, on YouTube you can access a talk on 24th May 2018 by Dr Aaron Pegram, Australian War Memorial historian, on Hamel: The Orchestrated Battle 4 July, or use this link (note: the talk is for around 70 minutes)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=53ksc_YyvSY&feature=youtu.be.

 

 

 

WINTER YULEFEST DAY TRIP

The Waterview Restaurant
Berowra Waters
Tuesday, 3rd July 2018

Located right on the water’s edge at scenic Berowra Waters, the Waterview Restaurant is perfectly located for a Winter Yulefest Lunch.  Following a sumptious 3 x course Christmas meal that includes soft drinks and red and white wines there will be entertainment by the fabulous Roland Storm.

Departure from the lower car park will be at 10.30am with return scheduled for 4.15pm.  Subsidised cost for sub-Branch members is $40 per person.  Tickets available on a cash-only basis on sale from Monday 7th May from the sub-Branch office then after from Club Reception (on a first come first served basis).

 

 

ANZAC SERVICES 2018

ANZAC SUNDAY STREET MARCH & SERVICE

Sun 22 April 2018

March: 1440 – Forestville Memorial Hall

Service: 1500 – Forestville RSL Club Cenotaph

 

ANZAC DAY DAWN SERVICE

Wed 25 April 2018

Service:  0530 – Forestville RSL Club Cenotaph

Breakfast: Forestville RSL Club

 

 

Coach Trip & Harbour Cruise 

NOTICE: Please park in Lower Car Park

Celebrating NSW Seniors Festival

Thursday 12 April 2018

Enjoy this coach trip and harbour cruise for members, celebrating NSW Seniors Festival, departing 9am Thur 12 April 2018.  Your coach trip includes sightseeing and morning tea.  Your Captain Cook Cruise on Sydney Harbour includes a delicious buffet lunch featuring seafood and a full range of non-seafood and vegetarian dishes, dessert and cheeses, along with a full commentary.  Tickets cash only at $35 pp will be on sale Mon 12 February from the Sub-Branch office, afterwards from Club Reception, on a first-come first-served basis

 

 

 

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