It’s that time of year again folks and we are off to the races…figuratively, at least. We will have our annual Melbourne Cup lunch, with sweeps and lots of race-day excitement, followed by a viewing of the race itself. So get out your poshest frocks and dust down your hats and fascinators and be prepared for a whole lot of fun.
Coming Up at the Astra...
We had to reschedule our Bowling Day trip, so here it is at last! We will head over to Moore Park for a couple of games of 10 pin bowling in the Entertainment Quarter. Family and friends are very welcome to join us. The cost for the bowling will be $20, and we will have lunch afterwards in the area.
It was Bowling Day in August, so to commemorate this fact Astra residents will be taking a trip to have a couple of games of 10 pin bowling in the Entertainment Quarter. Family and friends are very welcome to join us. The cost for the bowling will be $20, and we will have lunch afterwards in the area.
It’s time to dust off your bat and get your game face on, with the start of our table tennis competition. Anyone can enter, with any level of ability, so why not give it a go? The more the merrier so join in and have a laugh with us over a friendly game of ping pong.
It’s back! Astra footy tipping season begins once more, so place your bets now folks. Each week each competitor pays $2 for their tips, and at the end of the season the winner takes all. The more the merrier, so please do join in with us to make 2019 the biggest and best year yet…
It’s that time again! Yes, it’s the race that stops the nation…and this year we will be stopping to appreciate the event in all its glory with food and drinks and watching the build-up in the lounge from 1pm. We will have an array of salads, sausages, chicken and desserts, as well as wine and soft drinks all for the amazing price of $10.
Come along and bring your friends. Dressing up is not compulsory, but it is fun! Come prepared to place your bets and share in our wonderful afternoon at the races.
Yes folks, it's that time of year again! Put on your racing day best and prepare for a thrilling Melbourne Cup...
Starting at 1pm in the courtyard we will have a BBQ and then watch the race on the big screen in the lounge. Price is $10 and includes meat, salads and soft drinks. Bring money for sweeps and prepare to have fun! There is a sign up sheet in the office for anyone wanting to come - please let us know soon as we need to know numbers for catering purposes. Friends and family are welcome.
Yes, it's the moment you've all been waiting for...the grand final and the culmination of a fabulous season of footy tipping. Who will come out on top this year? Remember, winner takes all, so the stakes are high! Even if you've not been involved in the tipping this year, the final is a chance for you to kick back and enjoy some quality footy with friends in the comfort of your own home. Snacks and lively conversation provided.