ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY COMMUNICATIONS BRANCH ASSOCIATION
RANCBA National Reunion Canberra 8 to 11 November 2016
Update 25 August 2016
RANCBA National Reunion Canberra - 8th - 11th November 2016 - Update
At a meeting of the RANCBA ACT Chapter National Reunion Team on Thursday 18th the following decisions were made and advice provided.
Registrations for the National Reunion will close off on Friday 30th September. After this date no further registrations will be accepted.
Those wishing to purchase National Reunion merchandise have until Friday 2nd September to place orders. Although registrations will remain open, you will not be able to purchase merchandise. Please be aware that no National Reunion Merchandise will be sold at or during the reunion.
Currently registrations stand at 296.
Tuesday 8th November 2016 - Meet and Greet – Hellenic Club, Woden.
Although the official Meet & Greet will commence at 1600. There is no reason why those wishing to do so meet at the Hellenic Club earlier.
If you have any special diet requirements for please advise us at the Meet and Greet.
Wednesday 9th November 2016 - Canberra Southern Cross Yacht Club, Mariner Place, Yarralumla.
The lake cruise now commences at 1030 repeat 1030 and is fully booked out with 100.
The BBQ at the Yacht Club commences just after midday and the lake cruise will finish before this time. We currently have 251 paid up to attend the BBQ. The BBQ will wrap-up at 1500.
The Last Post Ceremony commences at approximately 1630 at the Australian War Memorial – More details to follow.
Thursday 10th November 2016 – Golf/Bus Tour
Golf - Full details of the golf will be advised at a later date. For those of you who did not select the golf option it is not too late. Should you have registered and now wish to join the golf list please email me or our treasurer Sam Hughes. Our email addresses are firstname.lastname@example.org or Sam Hughes email@example.com
Bus Tour – The bus tour, which includes a visit to HMAS Harman where we will lay a wreath and have morning tea is limited to 100 persons. We have only 25 seats left, so get in quick.
There are no functions planned for the Thursday PM, but once again there is no reason why friends cannot meet up at the Hellenic Club or in the Woden area and have a meal together.
Friday 11th November 2016 - Remembrance Day and Finale Dinner
AM - Remembrance Day – Australian War Memorial – We are expecting at least 300 in our contingent at the AWM. More details closer to the day.
PM - We have 276 paid up for the Finale Dinner at the Hellenic Club. Likely to be tables of 10.
If you have not registered and you would like to the links are below.
Registration Form - https://www.registernow.com.au/secure/Register.aspx?E=18643
Participant Listing - https://www.registernow.com.au/secure/ParticipantList.aspx?E=18643
Should you need assistance or a hardcopy of the registration form, please email firstname.lastname@example.org making sure that you make clear in the email subject line RANCBA Reunion to avoid SPAM.
Ken (Keg) Weaver
President RANCBA ACT