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    Grand Final Eve Luncheon Update

    Jul 26, 2012

    Bookings for the Grand Final Eve Luncheon on Friday September 28 in the Members Dining Room and Committee Room have now sold out. However, there are still places available in the Long Room. Book in now to secure your place.

    The all-inclusive package includes a three-course lunch and three-and-a-half-hour beverage package comprising beer, wine, sparkling and soft drinks.

    A cash bar will operate post-lunch in the Percy Beames Bar from 3.00pm to 4.00pm.

    Members are welcome to bring guests. The normal Members Dining Room/Long Room dress regulations apply.

    Cost is $100 per adult ($64 for children aged 13-17).

    For bookings and enquiries, please ring the club on (03) 9657 8888.