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HARRINGTON   PARK     PROBUS Calendar

 Tours

  12th - 14th May 2020


Canberra

Extended Tour


 12th -14th May 2020


About:


Tuesday 12th

Depart Harrington Park @ 8.30 am if Car pooling

Morning tea at Goulburn 10.30 depart 11.00

Arrive Canberra 12 noon lunch @ the War Memorial café

Tour of the Australian War Memorial.

Check in to motel.

Dinner

Wednesday 13th

Tour of Parliament House

Lunch @ the Queens Terrace Café

Museum of movies and sound.

Dinner

Thursday 14th

Breakfast

Check out

Tour of the Mint.

Lunch @ Bungendore

Arrive back to Harrington Park around 4pm


When:

Tuesday 12th May 2020.
Meet at the Harrington Park Plaza bus stop (or nearest point) at 8.15 am. Depart 8.30 am. Return approx. 4.00 pm


Cost:                                Single Accomodation          
Members:      $ 260.00          $ 375.00


If you are paying via bank transfer, use Code: CAN

And remember to put your name after the code.

 

Mode of Travel: Own Car or Car pooling

Maximum Number:  45


Saturday 4th April 2020


We need to depart early today, heading off from the Bus Stop at Harrington Park Plaza. We will have a quick Morning Tea stop at Mittagong Park.

Our early start enables us to arrive in time for the Street Parade and the 'Opening of the Gathering of the Masses Bands', decorated floats and the marching Clan Societies. Then onto the oval for the Opening Ceremony, then join in the traditional and not so traditional Highland Games:
The Caber Toss, Hay Toss, Kilted Races, Haggis Hurling, Egg Throwing, Water Toss and more.

There will be Highland Dance Demonstrations, you can join in. Pipe Band Demonstrations and lots of other special events throughout the day.

Lunch at your own cost, you may like to purchase it from one of the many food stalls that are run by local charities as fund raising. There will be over 100 variety stalls consisting of Art & Craft, Souvernirs, Scottish food and goods. There is also Clan Society information tents on site for those who wish to trace their heritage. The day ends at approximately 4.00pm with a parade of Massed Pipe Bands followed by the Lone Piper.

We then rejoin our waiting Coach for the return journey home arriving approximately 6.00pm

Seating is limited at the Ovasl, so you may wish to bring a fold up chair.


Cost:         
Members:      $ 50.00
Non Members $ 55.00


If you are paying via bank transfer, use Code: CBR

And remember to put your name after the code.

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  4th April 2020


Thursday 20th February 2020


Coach pick up 8.45 for a 9am departure from Harrington Park Plaza bus stop.

Stop off at the Paddington Reservoir Gardens for a look at this iconic attraction. There are steps down into the gardens but can be viewed quite well from the overhead (street level bridge).

Grab a coffee if you wish. Then to Paddington RSL for lunch. followed by a 1 hour tour of the Museum.


Cost:         
Members:      $ 42.00
Non Members $ 47.00


If you are paying via bank transfer, use Code: CJM

And remember to put your name after the code.

  20th February 2020

 


 Co-ordinators for

 Tours


 Terry Watson

 0416-284 115

 Cheryl Care

 0407-203 373

 tours@hpp.org.au





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