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Kawana Waters VIEW Club

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Kawana Waters VIEW Club was formed in 1993.

Currently, the Club sponsors five Smith Family Learning for Life students and is actively involved in fundraising activities to raise donations for The Smith Family programs.

We are always open to new members, so please get in touch today and come and see what it's all about.

When

  • Meeting Day on 4th Wednesday
  • 11 am for 11.30 am start

Contact   

Enquiries:  Pam 0427 650 884   

Luncheon Bookings:  Terrie  0408 789 449

kawanawatersview@gmail.com

Visitors are always welcome. For luncheon bookings, please phone Terrie on 0408 789 449 before 10 am Thursday of the week prior to the meeting. 

Members, you are always welcome to bring a friend but please let Terrie know. 

Members are all on a permanent list.  Apologies please to Terrie 0408 789 449 before 10am Thursday prior to the meeting.  If you do not cancel you will be charged for your lunch in accordance with VIEW policy.

 

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Where

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BUDERIM

Headland Golf Club, Golf Links Road, BUDERIM, QLD 4556

Club News

Keep up to date with what is happening around the clubs.

2021 Kawana Waters Committee

President Pam, Vice-President Ruth, Treasurer Linda, Assistant Treasurer Joan, Delegate Sandy, Learning for Life Robyn,
Secretary Sandra, Assistant Secretary Barbara, Program Officer Terrie, Assistant Program Officer Betty,
Publicity Officer Michelle

2021 Luncheon Dates:

28th April  
26th May
23rd June 
28th July

 

 

 

25th August
22nd September
27th October
24th November
Dec to be confirmed

Upcoming Events:

14th April        Lunch Chancellors Tavern

12th May         Caloundra Cruise with morning tea and optional lunch

June                tbc

14 July             Christmas In July

 

 

VIEW National Convention 2021

The 55th VIEW National Convention will be held in Adelaide, SA 10-12 September 2021. 

 

What we've been doing

March 2021 Meeting

 

 

 

 

What a fun meeting. Firstly, we all wore our “special bonnets” as a tribute to International Women’s Day, Easter and all our early VIEW members, who wore hats (and gloves) to meetings. 

There was lots of interest in our preloved jewellery and bling table.  This was a fun way to fundraise with plenty of smiles. 

Our guest speaker Barry Cheales, from The Buderim Men’s Shed, shared “secret men’s business” and offered an open invitation for men to join this great group.

Left: A variety of hats 

Below: Barry Cheales together with Sandy McGavin



 

 

 Author Russell Sturgess and Sandy

 

  

February 2021

We are back to normal routine with our meetings and social events, which has delighted so many of us who missed the friendship and social interaction that is at the heart of our club. We continue to support the Smith Family both financially and with our five Learning for Life Students It was wonderful to see our members enjoying our very interesting first guest speaker for the year, local author Russell Sturgess

 

 

2020 December

 

 

Christmas End of Year Celebrations

Just like a large family, we were all excited to once again see each other and catch up on each other’s news and forthcoming holiday plans.  On 9th December, we enjoyed a delicious meal at a great location with plenty of room to ourselves at Wild Flower Restaurant, Birtinya, and so had a very successful end of year and festive season celebration.  There was lots of laughter, fun, secret Santa surprises and lovely door prizes. 

Kawana Waters wishes all VIEW clubs and extended families a safe and merry Christmas.  Looking forward to an exciting VIEW 2021.

 

 

  

November 2020

27th Birthday Celebration


Above: Margaret and Elfie cutting the birthday cake

Below: Joan and Jill selling our last raffle tickets

 

 

It was with great excitement that we celebrated our 27th birthday and 60 years of VIEW Clubs Australia at IRT Parklands Leisure Village, Meridan Plains on 25th November. National Councillor Margaret Elliott,  guests and club members were entertained by the junior Meridan State College choir and dancers from the senior college.  Our guest speaker was Marion Allan from The Smith Family.  A beautiful meal was prepared by Caloundra Meals on Wheels. 

Our major fund-raising raffle, donated by local artist John Sumpton, and a gourmet hamper were drawn, with lots of lucky door prizes. Our birthday cake was cut and served and this ended an enjoyable and happy day.


Above: President Lorraine and guest speaker Marion Allan from The Smith Family
Below: Joyce (seated) has been a valued member of VIEW and the Smith Family for 43 years. Sadly, after 23 of those years with Kawana Waters Club, she is retiring at the end of 2020.  Joyce has been a valued and knowledgeable club member who will be greatly missed.


    

 

October 2020 Luncheon Meeting

It is wonderful to have nearly all our members able to attend our meetings again.  Lots of news, fun and laughter

 

National and Regional News

 

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QB02 VIEW Publicity

On 18th March 2021 QB02 delegates met at Tiara. National Councillor Margaret Elliott and delegates were interviewed for ABC Radio, giving great exposure to VIEW Clubs of Australia.

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SA Telethon Home Lottery

Lottery is now open. Purchase your tickets now!

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Registration now open - VIEW National Convention

The 55th VIEW National Convention will be held in Adelaide, SA from 10-12 September 2021.

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Events Calendar

We have some great events coming up, take a look at the calendar and get involved!

May 7

Gold Coast Gala Dinner

It's time to shake off the lockdown blues...!

Sep 10

VIEW National Convention 2021

We are pleased to announce the 55th VIEW National Convention will be held in Adelaide, SA from 10-12 September 2021.