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    Anzac Eve Ball booked out

    Mar 13, 2012

    The club’s most popular event for young members, the annual Anzac Eve Ball, will be held on April 24 in the Members Dining Room.

    The evening includes pre-dinner drinks with canapes and a three-course dinner with beverages, followed by a night of reflection, entertainment and dancing.

    Members and guests aged 18-40 are eligible to attend and there is a limit of four guests per member.

    Update: Tuesday March 13 at 7.00pm.

    This function has booked out. To join the waiting list, please email your details to mccfunctions@mcc.org.au.