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AUSTRALIA DAY/WAITANGI DAY Dinner, Jan 24, FLL
Anita Warwick
Posted: Tuesday, December 30, 2008 4:22 PM
Joined: 15/05/2008
Posts: 37


AUSTRALIA DAYand WAITANGI DAY

 Celebration and festivities

 

Join us to celebrate Australia Day / Waitangi Day in Florida !

So come and join your Aussie and Kiwi like minded fun seekers!

NOTE: Waitangi Day is the national day of New Zealand. It is a public holiday held each year on February 6 to celebrate the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi, New Zealand's founding document, on that date in 1840.

                                        EVENT DETAILS

DATE & TIME            Saturday January 24th 2009 at 7.30pm

LOCATION                Maguire's Hill 16 Irish Pub. 535 N Andrews Ave Fort Lauderdale , Fl 33301   Telephone 954-764-4453 (Check their web site for details and directions.)

WHAT TO EXPECT   A sit down dinner (buffet style) featuring a blend of Pub food and hot dishes. There will be a cash bar offering drinks and wine at reasonable prices. This willl take place in a private room.

DRESS CODE:             Smart Casual

We are looking forward to a great turn out for this event.  The maximum participation will be 40 so please RSVP immediately to ensure attendance. To RSVP you must send a check (cheque !) for $25.00 each person to Denis Sindry, 410 NW 53rd Street, Boca Raton, FL 33487.At the same time you must reply to me at this e-mail address aussiekiwiclub@aol.com to confirm the numbers. It is most important that you confirm before January 10th 09 as a mimimum has to be reached.

We decided to celebrate this occasion with a dinner in a private room instead of having another BBQ.

Speaking of BBQs - We would like to thank all those who attended the Chrissy party.
We had 70+ people in a typical Aussie Style atmosphere and it was a great success
Thanks to all who assisted in making this a great event. Dennis Sindry was the M.C. and supplied the live and taped music and John and Sylvia's bangers were as always a big hit.

Thanks also to the committee for all the behind the scenes work and it was great to see some new faces.(Some of us - the early arrivals - were fortunate enough to enjoy Richard Goodstein trying to hand a huge Australian Flag over the high branch of a nearby tree...pity it was not taped....it took over an hour !!!!!)

There was lots of great food and drink, games and we gave away seven prizes for the raffle which raised a few more dollars for our bank account..
The fighting Squids Australian Rules Footy team were well represented and they presented their annual awards.

Greg Maxwell  (On behalf of the Aussie Kiwi Club Committee)

 

 REMEMBER  Check out the web site (aussiekiwiclub.com) for lots of info and details of all our events


 
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