Trip to Castlemaine

Tuesday, 9th May to Thursday, 11th May

Two-night stay at Campbell House, Castlemaine.
This is a nine-bedroom, heritage style house with three bathrooms, two kitchens, several living/gathering spaces and an outdoor area. Can sleep up to 18 guests (will split beds as singles).


Tuesday: Meet at Castlemaine Botanical Gardens; BYO picnic / buy lunch; walk and explore the Gardens; check-in; BBQ dinner


Wednesday: Victorian Goldfields Railway. This is a beautifully restored heritage steam train. Depart Castlemaine 11:30 am. Arrive Maldon 12:15 pm. Lunch / explore historical town. Depart Maldon 2:45 pm. Arrive Castlemaine 3:30 pm.


Thursday: Check-out; Historic Audio Tour – Castlemaine Town or Eureka Reef; travel home
Costs:
The more people we have attending the cheaper the cost of accommodation.
Campbell House is $950 per night so: 10 people = $95 ea p.n., 18 people = $52 ea p.n.
Train: group of 10+ $40 ($52 / conc $47 otherwise)
First class carriage $74 / conc $68 if you’re feeling a pit posh!
Food: BYO picnic lunch, and self-catered breakfasts and dinners in the house would keep costs down. Or eat out if you wish.
Total – 10 people $230 + food; 18 people $144 + food Numbers limited to 18 people
PLEASE PUT YOUR NAME ON EXPRESSION OF INTEREST FORM AT MARCH MEETING.
NUMBERS WILL BE LIMITED TO 18 PEOPLE.
I WILL NEED DEFINITE NUMBERS AND A $50 DEPOSIT BY END OF MARCH PLEASE, SO I CAN WORK OUT COSTS AND MAKE THE BOOKINGS. PAYMENT WILL THEN BE DUE BY THE APRIL MEETING (17TH) CONTACT SUE ROWE 0409 979 891 sue.a.rowe@gmail.com
Electronic Funds Transfer: Probus Club Surf Coast Anglesea
BSB: 633 000 ACC. 125 482 448
Don’t forget your name in the Reference section
Or you can go into the Branch and deposit into this account.

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