A valued part of The Smith Family

Kawana Waters VIEW Club


Kawana Waters VIEW Club was formed in 1993. Each year we celebrate our birthday in November.

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.


  • Meeting Day on 4th Wednesday
  • at Kawana Surf Club
  • 11 am for 11.30 am start


Enquiries:  Pam 0427 650 884   

Luncheon Bookings/Apologies:  Terrie  0408 789 449


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 10 am 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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99 Pacific Boulevard, BUDDINA, QLD 4575

Club News

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


2022 Kawana Waters Committee

2022 Remaining Luncheons

August 24th
September 28th
October 26th
November 23rd

2022 Remaining Planned Outing Dates

August 10th
September 14th
October 12th
November 9th
December 14th 



Upcoming Events:          

August 3rd: Fashion Parade with fashions by Portofino
at IRT Community Hall, 242 Parklands Boulevard, Meridan Plains.
Doors open at 9.30 for morning tea and parade at 10 am. Tables of six.
Cost $20.
Fashions on sale after the parade. Raffles and lucky door prizes.
For tickets, contact Sandra on 0409 726 750 or Lorraine on 0402 808 685.






What we've been doing

July 2022 Lunch Meeting

Below: Margaret (centre) receives her Past National Councillor badge from President Sandra (right), and new member Lyn (left) receives her membership badge




Below and below left: Some of our members who made spectacles of themselves to celebrate 100 years of The Smith Family



July 2022: Christmas in July

Here are some of our members getting into the spirit of this unseasonal event.  


On 13th July Kawana VIEW Club members celebrated Christmas in July at Golden Beach Tavern.

The raffle ladies were hard at work as usual congratulating another winner.

8th July 2022 Walk With a VIEW

Kawana Waters members after taking part in Walk with a VIEW from Alexandra Headland Surf Club to Mooloolaba Surf Club and return.  Walkers were rewarded with scones, jam and cream on completion. Thank you, Maroochydore VIEW and Alex Surf Club!



Five members of Kawana Waters VIEW Club were delighted to meet our National President— Marg Woodhouse—on her recent visit to the Sunshine Coast.
L to R - Terrie (Program Officer), Margaret (Past National Councillor), Marg (National President), Sandra (President), Pam (Secretary), Toni (Vice President).


2022.06 National President's Morning Tea


May 2022 Outing 

On 11th May members, along with some of their husbands, enjoyed lunch at Maroochy River Golf Club.

Below: Pam and Margaret


Below: Rosemary and Betty

Below: Sandra, Bev, Pam and Graeme

December 2021 Christmas Lunch at Wildflower Restaurant, Birtinya





October 2021 Luncheon


Kawana Surf Club was a great venue with stunning views for our October meeting.  The new 2022 committee is a good mix of old and new members. (See photo above.)

Our guest speakers were Jacki and Janelle from STEMM (Support Teenagers with Education, Mothering and Mentoring). They shared their unique program supporting 26 girls tailored around their education, social, physical and emotional needs. 


September 2021 Outing: Pelican Waters/Pumicestone Passage Cruise


8th September was a perfect day for 24 Caloundra VIEW members and three husbands to cruise the Pumicestone Passage from Pelican Waters, past Caloundra and Bribie Island and return, including morning tea. Lunch at Pelican Waters Tavern completed a fantastic day.



National and Regional News


Kawana Waters VIEW Club

International Women's Day

Letter to VIEW Members in recognition of International Women’s Day and the ongoing support of VIEW from Doug Taylor, CEO The Smith Family.

Kawana Waters VIEW Club

Make a Spectacle Competition

Make a spectacle for you and your friends... as part of VIEW celebrating The Smith Family’s Centenary of commitment to improving the lives of Australian children.

Kawana Waters VIEW Club

2021 Resolutions

Resolution votes were tallied resulting in all three resolutions being carried.


Events Calendar

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

Sep 9

VIEW National Convention 2022

We are pleased to announce the 55th VIEW National Convention will be held in Adelaide, SA from 9th to 11th September 2022.