Colac Evening VIEW Club was formed in 2001.
The Club welcomes women from across the district to its dinner meetings.
Guest speakers are invited and a diverse range of topics are covered throughout the year.
Each month, dinner costs $28 and drinks are available at the venue.
Currently, the Club sponsors four Smith Family Learning for Life students and is actively involved in fundraising activities to raise donations for The Smith Family programs. The Smith family allocates this funding confidentially and also provides counseling for the students and their families.The club continues this support throughout each student's primary, secondary and, if necessary, tertiary studies.
During the year, VIEW club members also participate in events, theatre, art shows and exhibitions in
Melbourne, Geelong or the local region.
New members are always welcome. Please telephone for more details.
- Meeting Day on 3rd Wednesday each month,
- Winter time 6.00 pm (normally 6.30 pm)
- Held at Miss Francesca's, Johnson's Lane, Colac
- Secretary: Pam on 0409 769 047
- Email: email@example.com
- Postal Address: PO Box 469, Colac 3250
Keep up to date with what is happening around the clubs.
2018 Cake and Scones
Anyone for tea or coffee? 'Yes please' replied members of the Colac Evening VIEW club on Friday 16 March as they viewed the club's photo album, recalling our 17 year journey while enjoying cake or scones.
For Colac VIEW
Left to right: Kate Woodward, President: Joy Mitchell, Delegate: Georgie MacCreadie, Past President: Julie Holbery, Club Historians: Margaret Evans and Jennie Scott, Guest Speaker: Lyn Hepper, Events: Heather Green, Treasurer: Mary Stinchcombe, and Mary Carew.
Enjoying fabulous speakers, a delicious luncheon and friendship at IWD, Kooyong Tennis Club: Sue Conway, guest, Trish Hickey, Jennie Scott, Julie Holbery and Georgie MacCreadie, Zone Delegate.
Colac VIEW (Western Victoria) recently hosted a French-themed evening at the Red Rock Theatre and Gallery as part of their ongoing fundraising efforts for The Smith Family.
The evening was extremely well-attended by enthusiastic members and guests alike and included a gratis performance by local jazz musician Michelle Benjamin and the screening of the movie "Le Weekend". A sumptuous supper and refreshments were enjoyed by all
VA Thanks Anne Marmion
Anne Marmion joined The Smith Family in 2006. She has led the Southern Metro Learning for Life team. This has been across some of Victoria's most disadvantaged communities - Collingwood and Dandenong.Read more...
2018 VA Gala
The 2018 VA Gala was held on Thursday 21st June at Karralyka Centre Ringwood Vic. 160 VIEW members, VIEW dignitaries and visitors enjoyed a fantastic day which had the theme "If you are happy and you know it"! Everyone wore their happy colours to brighten the shortest day of the year.Read more...
VA01 Trip to Portarlington
May 2018 A lovely day was had by all thirty-two ladies from the Eltham, Greensborough and Heidelberg VIEW Clubs on their combined trip to Portarlington.Read more...
WA State Conference
The idea of holding a Development Conference is to spread the word about VIEW and The Smith Family to a wider audience in WA, as well as give local women and those new to VIEW the opportunity to attend a “Convention-like” event.
VIEW National Convention 2019
Save the Date for National Convention 2019