November 6, 2014

John Drake Memorial Golf Day

This annual John Drake Memorial Golf tournament will be held, once again, at the very friendly Hauraki Golf Club.
Get a four together or come on your own but let us know as soon as possible that you are coming to play.
The details are as follows:
When: Thursday November 13 – assemble 9.30am, tee-off time 10.00am
Where: Hauraki Golf Club – Corner of State Highways 2 and 27, Mangatarata
Phone: 07-867-3197
Fee: $20

Please let Ray Reardon, Mark Moore or John Cresswell know that you are coming to play. Contact details are:

Memorial evening – Friday November 21 at 6.00pm

A memorial evening for Sir Wilson Whineray and Kevin Skinner will be held in the clubrooms on Friday November 21 at 6.00pm.
All members and partners are welcome to join us, together with Beth Whineray and Laurie Skinner and their families, to celebrate the lives of two famous All Blacks and NZ Barbarians members.

Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of the club will be held in the clubrooms on Tuesday November 25 at 6.00pm.
The AGM notice and agenda will be emailed and also included with the next club newsletter.
We will look forward to seeing you at the AGM.

Christmas celebration

The annual NZ Barbarians Christmas celebration will be held in the clubrooms on Friday December 5 at 6.00pm.
Once again we will provide a wine tasting presentation and we hope you will take the opportunity to join with your partner to enjoy the celebration of Christmas.
As well as wives and partners being welcome, we would also like to take the opportunity to include widowed members of the club.
If you have kept in contact with Barbarians RFC widows, please invite them to join us.

Rugby League 9s tournament

The 2015 NRL 9s tournament will be held at Eden Park on the January 31 and February 1.
Barbarians’ RFC box seats are available for both days. The cost of the tickets are $400.00 each. This cost covers both days. Food and drinks are not included in the ticket price.
Tickets will be sold on a ‘first come, first served basis.’
Please contact the secretary, email or phone 09-846-7241

Barbarians RFC boxes at Eden Park

Tickets for the Barbarians’ club boxes for the 2015 rugby season will be available for allocation by ballot soon.
The rugby season includes all Super Rugby, test matches and ITM Cup games. Soccer, cricket, league and other events are charged for separately.
Ticket prices will be approximately $1100.00 each but Eden Park Trust has not yet confirmed the price for 2015. We will advise the price as soon as we are told by EPT.
If you are interested in entering the ballot for tickets for the full rugby season, please contact the secretary as follows:
Phone: 09-846-7241