Forresters Beach Probus club

Activities

Special Events (Theatre, dinners, outings, tours, walks, cruises, etc.)
COAST Bowlers
COAST Craft
COAST Garden Tours
COAST Getaway Group
COAST Golfers
COAST Sizzlers
COAST Songsters
COAST Tennis
COAST Tenpin Bowling
COAST Walkers
Theatre Parties
Members Welfare
COAST
Lawn Bowls

COAST Bowlers
Day: Friday following the monthly meeting.
 
Time: 9.00am and play until 12.30pm
 
Location: The Bay Sports Club Bias Ave, Bateau Bay
 
Map: 70 M13 (UBD)   34 M13 (Phone book)
Click here to view Google map
 
Cost: $10 per game
 
Shoes: bowls or flat tennis shoes required.
 
Bowls: The clubs can provide bowls for those who do not have them.
 
Contact: COAST Bowlers Convenor.
 
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COAST Craft

COAST craft
Bring out your creativity with our craft group.
 
Day: First Wednesday of each month.
 
Time: 10.30am to 1.30pm
 
Location: Toowoon Bay Surf Club
Off Bay Rd
Toowoon Bay
 
Map: 71 D7 (UBD)   35 D7 (Phone book)
Click here to view Google map.
 
Cost: $5 a meeting to cover morning tea and room hire
 
Contact: COAST Craft Convener for more details.
 
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COAST
Garden Tours

COAST Garden
These tours will be held at various times of the year. Please check the Calendar page for details.
 
These will take the form of 1 day, 2 day/1 night or 3 day/2 night tours depending on the locality of the visit and the attractions available in the area.

Contact: COAST Garden Tours Convenors.
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COAST
Getaways and Cabin/Caravan
trips

COAST Getaway
Getaways are an opportunity for members to join in various Probus "Getaways" offered throughout the year.

These Getaways include:-
  • The Cabin/Caravan excursions which usually occur during spring each year
  • Other short breaks going either by car or coach to our destinations.
  • Cruise holidays, and overseas holidays such as our recent trip to China.
For information on these trips please watch the newsletters, website and/or contact these people for more details:-

Getaways: COAST Getaway Managers
Cabin/Caravan: COAST Cabin/Caravan Managers

If you have any ideas about locations for future trips then please let the above people know.
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COAST Golfers

COAST Golfers
The COAST Golfers will normally meet be on 4th Wednesday of each month unless this clashes with the Sausage Sizzle in which case it will probably be on the 5th Wednesday. Always Check your newsletter and calendar in case of changes.

All are welcome.

Venue: Breakers Country Club (previously Terrigal Memorial Club). Dover Road Wamberal
 
Map: 89 L5 (UBD)  47 L5 (Phone book)
Click here to view Google map
 
Tee Times: A list of individual times will be published each month on the web site and can be viewed by clicking here.
 
Booking: Place your name on a list that will available at the monthly meetings. Otherwise contact COAST Golf Group Convenor to book a place which must be done by the Sunday before the game - the earlier the better. There are only a limited number of spots available and these will be allocated on a "first come first served" basis.
 

The Forresters Beach Probus Club Murray Walsh Perpetual Golf Trophy is awarded annually. Click here for details.
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COAST
Sizzlers

COAST Sizzlers
These events (sausage sizzle picnics) are a great day out and a great way to see old friends and make new ones. Our volunteer Sizzlers, under the expert eye of our Head Sizzler, provide first class sausages, buns, condiments and dessert – all for an amazing $5.00pp.

In the event of cancellation due to bad weather, a notice will be placed on the front page of this web site by 10.00am on the day of the sizzle.
 
Day: The Sizzles will normally be held on the third Wednesday of each month. However, if this happens to be the same week as the monthly meeting, the sizzle will probably be moved to the 4th Wednesday. Make sure you check the calendar page every month.
 
Time: Come along from 10.30am onwards. Sausages will be ready from about midday.
 
Location: This will vary from month to month. Please check the calendar page where map references and maps are provided.
 
Booking: If you would like to attend a sizzle then please place your name on the list that will be on the notice board at the meeting prior to the sizzle. If you are not at the meeting then please let the COAST Sizzlers Convenor know by the Sunday before the sizzle date.

If you book for a sizzle and later find that you cannot attend please CANCEL YOUR BOOKING by advising the COAST Sizzlers Convenor by the day before the sizzle (Tuesday) so that we can avoid over catering and subsequent wastage.
 
Cost: $5.00 per person (subject to change without notice) includes bread rolls with sausage and onion followed by dessert.
 
BYO: Please bring your own drinks and table, chairs, umbrellas.
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COAST
Songsters

 
For the music lovers with voices.
 
Day: 3rd Thursday each month
 
Time: 10.00am to 12.00 noon
 
Location: Toowoon Bay Surf Club
Off Bay Rd
Toowoon Bay
  
Map: 71 D7 (UBD)   35 D7 (Phone book)
Click here to view Google map.
 
 
Contact: Please contact COAST Songsters Convenor for details if you are interested in joining this group.
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COAST
Tennis


The tennis is of a good standard and a lot of pleasure and fun is enjoyed by all.
 
Day: Every Wednesday (but check our calendar page for possible cancellations during the Christmas & New Year period).
 
Time: 12.00pm - 2.00pm
 
Location: Avoca Beach courts
Contact: Please contact our COAST Tennis Convenor for more details if you would like to join this group.
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COAST
Tenpin Bowling

This is a fun afternoon with 20 or more bowlers.

All are welcome. No matter how inexperienced you are you should feel at home in our group!
 
Day: Usually 4th Thursday of every every month except December. However, if there is a clash with another Probus event it might be moved to the 3rd or 5th Wednesday. Always check our Calendar page for actual dates.
 
Time: 3.15pm for a 3.30pm start.
 
Location: Bateau Bay Tenpin Bowl
470 The Entrance Rd, Bateau Bay.
 
Map: 70 J16 (UBD)   34 J16 (Phone book)
Click here to view Google map.
 
Booking: Put your name on the notice that will be on the notice board at the meeting before the event.
 
Contact: Please contaact our COAST Tenpin Bowling Convenor for more details.
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COAST
Walkers

COAST Walks will usually be scheduled for the third Tuesday of the month but may change for special walks e.g. Five Lands Walk

Please check the newsletter and calendar for dates.

Contact is the COAST Walkers Convenor.
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Theatre Parties

Outings to the theatre and other types of entertainment are arranged from time to time at various locations including Gosford's Laycock Street Theatre and other Central Coast locations, and in Sydney and Newcastle.

Dates for these outings will be advised when they are finalised. Please check our calendar for information on individual shows.

Contact: Convenor Theatre Parties if you are interested in attending any of these outings or if you have any suggestions for new outiongs.

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Members Welfare

 
If you know of a member who is unwell or in need of moral or physical support, let our Welfare Officer know.



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