The Events Convener and other members organise a number of local activities which include:

* Ballet

* Opera

* Theatre

* Musicals

* Picnics

* Lunches and Dinners

* Joining together to entertain 5W visitors

* Weekend holidays

Contact the Convener (SEQld members) or seqld5w@optusnet.com.au (visitors) for details of activities.

Future Activities: Refer to the latest newsletter

Some Recent Activities:

* Melbourne Cup Party Every hat won a prize, there were sweeps and games, and we viewed the Cup on a flat screen and a large screen.

* 10 local and 2 overseas members travelled to Nepal.

*  Afternoon Tea with Queen Victoria – a group of members and guests, dressed in their finery includig hats, met the Queen, heard her talk about fashions over the years and then enjoyed a delicious afternoon tea.

* the group celebrated International Women’s Day by viewing a DVD on the life and times of Qiu Jin (pronounced Chow Jean), a 19th century Chinese feminist and rebel who was martyred for her beliefs on improving the lot of Chinese women. We then moved to a nearby Chinese restaurant for lunch.

* Members continue to attend a wide variety of theatre, ballet and musical activities arranged by the Events Co-ordinator.