A valued part of The Smith Family

Lugarno Evening VIEW Club


Lugarno Evening VIEW Club was formed in 1972. 

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 3rd Monday of the month at 7.00pm
  • at the Gardens on Forest


Helen   02 9546 7986

Email:  lugarnoevening.viewclub@gmail.com


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764 Forest Road, PEAKHURST, NSW 2210

Club News

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Gardens on Forest - Venue for Lugarno Evening VIEW Club's dinner meetings


2020 December

For a Christmas get-together we had an evening at Moore Reserve, Hurstville.

Nibbles and Drinks were enjoyed for a very pleasant evening, chatting and getting into the Christmas spirit, while social distancing.


2020 Christmas Celebrations

An enjoyable evening was had by all, for our Christmas Dinner Meeting.


The Lucky Table is shown above



2020 October

Our first picnic Covid style - held at Carss Park - it was lovely to have a get-together even if the numbers were small.



2020 November

Congratulations to Val and Jan; recipients of the 2020 Banks Volunteer of the Year Award.   Val was nominated by the Rotary Club or Hurstville, while Jan was nominated by Lugarno Evening VIEW Club.


L-R  President Helen, with Zone Councillor Liz, receiving her 20year service pin from Past Zone Councillor Pam.

2020 August

On 17th August, 2020, we were fortunate to be able to meet for our 48th Birthday with the theme of "Sunny Days are Here Again."

March 2020  

On 6th March 2020, Lugarno Ladies celebrated International Women's Day at Gardens on Forest, Peakhurst with women from Area ND VIEW Clubs and women from other community organisations in the area. 

Our Guest Speakers were Imelda Roche and Frances Whiting

Photo above ND IWD Committee with Imedla (centre) and Frances (far right)


    Photo L-R: Jill and Karen                                        

International Womens Day

Photo L-R:  Pam, Adele and Teena


  Photo L-R: Jenny and Kerin


Christmas Festivities 2019

Members and friends joined together for a very festive December Dinner Meeting.

Our entertainer for the night was the delightful Sarah Prestwicke (pictured right) who asked us to joined her in singing Christmas Carols at the end of the night.  

Our raffle draw was for lots of lovely Christmas Hampers.





2020 Committee



Lugarno Evening VIEW Club's Committee for 2020, with Past Zone Councillor, Pam

Thank you Pam

Thank you presentation from President Helen to Pam for all her help and support during the past four years as our Zone Councillor.


Convention 2019 

A great few days spent at the Novotel, Twin Waters.  We attended the 2 Convention Days, The Beach Party and the Gala Evening, and it was an honour to have our photo taken with Dr. Craig Challen.



Photos below show girls having fun at the 2019 Convention


September Fashion Parade

On 21st September, 2019, we held our Annual Fund Raising Fashion Parade.

Thank you Lynn pictured above, and our three glamorous models, Adele, Maryanne and Madge, pictured below for helping to make the afternoon such a great  success.



47th Birthday Celebrations





August 2019 Friendship and Pizza

On 10th August, about 24 members met at Oatley Hotel for a Friendship and Pizza Afternoon; what a great way to get to know newer members to our club.





2019 July 

Fourteen of our members met at the Museum of Sydney for a Guided Tour of "A Convict Colony and Global City", followed by a viewing of  the Street Photography Exhibition, finishing the day with lunch before heading home.


 2019 July Meeting

At our meeting in July, we held an "Out of the Closet Night"  where members brought along their unwanted Clothes, Handbags, Jewellery, etc. to sell to other members - a great way to recycle.  We also incorporated a Craft Stall. 




2019 June

What a wonderful Night.  After taking in the sights of VIVID, about 20 members and friends adjourned to one of our member's apartment overlooking Sydney Circular Quay for a lovely supper - the view was spectacular.



A Visit to the War Memorial in May 2019

On 22nd May, 15 members and friends, enjoyed a very informative Tour of the War Memorial in Hyde Park Sydney, followed by lunch at the Sydney Museum  -  a great day was had by all.


Bunnings Craft & Cakes Stall

Lugarno Evening VIEW held a Promotional/Craft Stall and Gourmet Raffle at Bunnings Kingsgrove on Saturday, 25th May.  Our members who volunteered to man the stall had a fun day, while promoting our club and the Smith Family's Learning for Life Program.


National and Regional News

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Lugarno Evening VIEW Club

2021 Resolutions

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

Lugarno Evening VIEW Club

Announcement - VIEW National Executive 2022-23

We have pleasure in announcing the VIEW National Executive 2022-23 which would normally have been announced at National Convention.

Lugarno Evening VIEW Club

Purple Poncho Photo Competition Results

There were 64 entries which saw a fifth category Ponchos in Iso added with COVID-19 lockdowns in 2020 and due to the number of entrants Fun and Frivolous was divided into separate categories. Congratulations to all entrants.


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.