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Mornington VIEW Club

About

Mornington VIEW Club was formed in 1994.

Currently our Club sponsors seven Smith Family Learning For Life student and actively raises funds for donations to The Smith Family programs.

We are a very friendly and most welcoming group who enjoy meeting monthly in the very pleasant surroundings of the Mornington Golf Club. We have a strong and rapidly increasing membership.

Our social activities include regular guest speakers, coffee mornings and a variety of outings that are both interesting and entertaining. Our members actively support fundraising endeavours to promote the work of The Smith Family. We currently sponsor seven Learning for Life students and contribute to both the Winter Appeal and Toy and Book Appeal with money raised.

We are always open to new members, so please get in touch today.

 

When

  • Meeting Day on 4th Friday each month
  • Held at Mornington Country Golf Club
  • At 11.30 am

Contact

Judy on 0410 486 204

Email:  mornington.viewclub@gmail.com

Where

Google Map

MORNINGTON

Tallis Drive, MORNINGTON, VIC 3931

Club News

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

Meet our 2021 Committee

Photo above L-R:  Assistant Treasurer, Bev B;  Publicity Officer, Marg;  Vice President, Diane;  Secretary, Judy;  Assistant Secretary, Bev V;  Treasurer, Kay;  Programs, Jenny;  Delegate, Raelene;  Programs, Anna; and  President, Dorothy.

2021 January Update

Due to the Covid-19 virus, we were unable to meet after February 2020,  so had to cancel all speakers and activities for the remainder of the year.   We kept in touch and connected with all our members by keeping them busy with various games and competitions.  Members are now thrilled to be able to hold monthly luncheons, invite speakers, and again participate in the many planned activities.

Our February speaker is Gabrielle Baldwin; author of her book Things My Garden Taught Me.

Our March speaker will be Dr. David Blakey; radiation oncologist at The Bays Hospital new cancer clinic.

We have reintroduced our Book Club, and will be starting a new walking group.  The regular coffee mornings will continue and various other activities like a picnic at McClelland Gallery Sculpture Gardens and a visit to Mornington Rose Garden for High Tea.

New members are always welcome to join our friendly club and enjoy all we have to offer, as well as contributing to supporting our seven Smith Family Learning for Life Students.  

2020 June Update

As we are unable to meet during these unusual times, the committee contacts all our members as a way of keeping in touch.

Our members still receive their monthly newsletter which includes various activities and competitions, such as:

  • Pick which Baby photo belongs to which Committee member;
  • Guess the number of Beads in the bottle;
  • Scrambled Names; and
  • A Colouring competition.

As well as others.  We are currently taking part in a Football Tipping Competition which has become quite a talking point.

 

 

Photo above show members helping Southern Peninsula celebrate their first birthday with a Downton Abbey Themed High Tea

 

           The Daffodil Day Box Auction supporting Cancer Research

  

                     

Morning Tea at Sages Cottage, our first meeting for the year, organised by Heather, our new committee member.

 

25th Birthday Celebrations

Mornington VIEW Club celebrated their 25th birthday at Mornington Golf Club on 28th June 2019 with a theme of silver and hot pink.  We were joined by members of VIEW Executive, Past Presidents and members of other VIEW clubs in our zone.   Our special guest was Mandy Van Zenen who entertained us with a delightful selection of songs, old and new.  

Members of our birthday committee did a wonderful job decorating the tables and also made special gifts for all who attended to celebrate our birthday.   We were also well supported by local businesses who donated raffle prizes for the occasion.

It was an excellent day and was enjoyed by all.   We are a very active and friendly club and new members are always welcome.

Photo Below is the cutting of the birthday cake by Dorothy Yeomans, the only original member of our club, with club President, Jenny Watson.

 

 

 

  

Photo above is of our current committee showing off their silver and hot pink outfits

         The wonderful table setting in our theme colours of silver and hot pink.           The table settings were designed by two members of our birthday committee.

 

National and Regional News

 

Mornington VIEW Club

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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Mornington VIEW Club

People's Choice Credit Union Lottery

Lottery is now closed. Thank you to all those that participated.

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Mornington 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.

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Events Calendar

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

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.