A valued part of The Smith Family

Runaway Bay VIEW Club


Runaway Bay VIEW Club was formed in 1993.

Runaway Bay VIEW Club has 86 enthusiastic members who support 15 Learning for Life Students through The Smith Family Program. 

Approximately 58 members meet the 2nd Tuesday of each month at Dublin Docks Hotel Restaurant, at Harbour Town for lunch and to hear interesting guest speakers or participate in an event and enjoy each other’s company. 

The last Friday of each month we go on bus trips, hold fashion parades, boat trips Theatre nights.

We always welcome new members so if you would like to make new friends and support the Learning for Life Program – helping Aussie kids with their education whilst having fun.


To find out more phone our President Lyn 0403 486 432 


Meeting Day on 2nd Tuesday each month 
at 11.30 am for 12 noon
We are now at Dublin Docks restaurant, Harbour Town 
cost is $35.00 for a 2 course lunch (choice of 4 meals - 2 desserts) includes a glass of wine and raffle tickets. 



President Lyn 0403 486 432

RSVP: Kerri 0414 520 601
by Friday prior to 2nd Tuesday meeting

E-Mail runawaybayview@gmail.com

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Harbour Town

Harbour Town Drive , Harbour Town, QLD 4216

Club News

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2019 Committee

2019  Newsletters

Click here to download 2019 October

A note from the President

JOIN US: If you are interested in finding out about our Runaway Bay VIEW Club you are most welcome to come with a member or by yourself, phone me to book in for lunch.  We are a very friendly group of ladies, we have 111 members to date. If you have spare time and would enjoy socially meeting new friends each month and helping also to support our Learning for Life Students (Smith Family) come along. Our lunches are held at Dublin Docks restaurant Harbour Town cost is $35.00 for a 2 course lunch (choice of 4 meals - 2 desserts) includes a glass of wine and raffle tickets.  

Evelyn Berg – National Councillor, Lynette Drew – President Runaway Bay VIEW Club, Ilma Lees – Member Runaway Bay VIEW Club. (The Artist)

2020 August


Special Presentation for 60th Anniversary of VIEW at Runaway Bay VIEW Club

A commemorative hand painted porcelain plate was presented to our National Councillor Evelyn Berg and Runaway Bay President Lynette Drew at our club meeting on the 11th of August 2020, by the artist Ilma Lees.  The detail on the artwork depicts the strength and support VIEW Clubs throughout Australia extent to all its members while gathering socially with a special purpose of supporting ‘Learning for Life’ programs.


2019 October

Our Guest Speaker Professor Roly Sussex and Renata Penninger, President Dinah



Welcome 2020

Incoming Runaway Bay VIEW President Lynette Drew at the first official meeting of 2020 with guest speaker Sam O'Connor, MP (member for Bonney on the Gold Coast)


2019 June 

Congratulations Mollie.

Dinah presenting Mollie Wilcox with her 20years badge as a member of our club. 



2019 June

Dinah thanks our Guest Speaker  Lavenia Warman. Lavenia has a Masters of Marketing and Management degree and is instrumental is forming a school in her home village in Fiji.


Welcome new members [LtoR] June Roberts, Margaret Campbell, Tina sparks, Bev Stroud


Members receiving their ten-year pin.  Dulcie Valentine, Glenda Bamfield, Francis Warren and Zone Councillor, Evelyn Berg


2019 May Birthday

Roslyn Hall Inaugural  Member 26 years ago. Cutting our birthday cake


2019 April

Dinah welcomes new members’

Nancy Knotman, Liz Charter with Christine Daley (vice President)

2018 May - 25th Birthday Celebrations

Members enjoying our 25th Birthday celebrations.


Members enjoying our 25th Birthday celebrations.


Welcome new members, (from left to right ) Ilma, Rose, Charmaine, welcomed by Dinah and Evelyn Berg – Zone Councillor

(Left below) Val, who was also celebrating her 90th birthday, was invited to cut our club birthday cake

Lana our chef at La Piazza Restaurant who baked a delicious Tiramisu birthday cake for 63 members



National and Regional News


Runaway Bay VIEW Club

Registration Opens - VIEW National Convention

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

Runaway Bay VIEW Club

Wangi Wangi VIEW Club

After a delay due to COVID-19 restrictions Wangi Wangi VIEW Club (near Lake Macquarie) opened on 14 September. Thirty two new members were welcomed on the day with three new members joining.

Runaway Bay VIEW Club

Stay Connected

"Socially distanced" doesn’t mean VIEW cannot "Stay Connected’.


Events Calendar

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