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    Christmas Day Luncheon

    Spoil your family with a festive day in the Members Dining Room celebrating Christmas Day on the eve of the Boxing Day Test between Australia and India.

    Why not leave all the cooking and festive duties in the capable hands of EPICURE and savour all the traditional Christmas trimmings.

    Seafood, turkey, pork and Christmas pudding will feature on a delicious three-course meal with a plated entrée, choice of two plated main course dishes and a buffet dessert.

    The menu will be accompanied by fine wines, sparkling, beer and soft drink.

    Bookings are now open and there is no limit to the size of your party. 

    Bookings will close on Friday December 12 unless sold out beforehand.

    November 7, 2014 
    The Members Dining Room has now booked out. Bookings are now being taken in the Long Room.

    Date: Thursday, December 25, 2014
    Time: 11:45 am for 12:30 pm
    Location: Long Room
    Dress: Jacket and tie (equivalent standard for women)
    Cost: $175.00 members

    $175.00 Adult
    $135.00 Child 12-17
    $40.00 Child 4-11
    $0.00 Child under 4
    Sorry, Bookings are now closed for this function.