Bairnsdale VIEW Club was formed in 2017.
Currently the Club sponsors eleven Smith Family Learning For Life students, and are 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 1st Wednesday each month;
- At the Bairnsdale Sporting and Convention Centre, Lucknow, at 10.30am
- Secretary: Sue 0411 289 312; or
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Mailing Address: PO Box 1789, Bairnsdale VIC 3875
Back: Barbara (Publicity) Avis (Treasurer) Vanessa (Assistant Secretary) Kathy (Vice President);
Front: Lyn (Delegate) and Wendy (President)
Vice President Kathy inducting new Secretary Sue and Assistant Treasurer Rhonda
President Wendy presenting Certificate of Appreciation to Johnno's Op Shop member Peggy
President Wendy and Maureen distributing the delicious 4th Birthday Cake
Our first General Meeting since July was held on November 3, at the Bairnsdale Sporting and Convention Centre, and attended by thirty seven members. Three new members were welcomed into the Club.
It was the Clubs Fourth Birthday and to celebrate, members dressed in their finery for a Fashion on the Field Theme. Three ladies were chosen as the Best Dressed and each received a prize. A lovely sponge Birthday Cake was enjoyed by all.
Members and guests were able to stay on for lunch and enjoy each other’s company, and looking forward to getting back to our many activities.
Best Dressed ladies in Fashions on the Field, Kay, Judy and Barbara
A trip to the Gippsland Art Gallery in Sale to view the Archibald Prize paintings, when twenty two members and guests travelled to the event which was very impressive and enjoyed by all.
Wonderful to have the opportunity to see this exhibition in Gippsland.
Fashion in July 2021
A Luncheon and Fashion Parade was held at the Bairnsdale Sporting and Convention Centre on Saturday 10th July. An extremely successful event with a sell out crowd who enjoyed a delicious two course lunch to start the afternoons proceedings.
The Fashion Parade sponsored by Lloyd’s Men's and Women's Fashions, and Seven Sunday's Women's Fashions, was compered by Lloyd himself with some great stories and insights into the fashion industry.
Our models did a wonderful job, with outfits from formal wear to jeans and short sets and beautiful merino suits. A big thank you to our three members Avis, Kathie, Maureen; and Julie, Kim and Ben, Ricky and Rob. for showing the various outfits off so well.
Our Club have been lucky to have ongoing support from the Bairnsdale Sporting and Convention Centre and we appreciate the support from St Marys Primary School.
Following the COVID-19 lockdown and raising funds with raffles, by making masks and many crafts and donations Bairnsdale VIEW Club is stepping up its activities and looking forward to a fun filled and successful New Year 2021.
President Wendy (L) and Joan drawing raffles during COVID.
Cathy crocheted many soft toys, and donated them to our club for raffles.
2020 Third birthday celebrations.
First morning tea and 3rd birthday celebration at “The Barn” Kalima. (L) Lyn (founding member) and President Wendy cutting the cake.
Cathy and Maureen enjoying the morning tea
VIEW Executive E-News March 2022
Welcome to your new VIEW Executive E-Newsletter! Every quarter, we’ll be bringing you news about what’s being happening with VIEW and The Smith Family through this E-news. We hope you enjoy it!Read more...
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.Read more...
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.Read more...