Our Mid-Year Dinner was re-named our Candleight Dinner by Alan Farmer when he was Functions Coordinator in about 2011. It is a special evening where we have a two course dinner under candelight, usually with some entertainment, raffles and prizes. it is one of our two fomal Club functions and is formal in that men wear jackets and ties.

2020 - Cancelled due to COVID


Held at the Sandringham Yacht Club the event was organised by Ken Beadle. 96 Members attended and the cost was $75.00pp


This was a special year. Ralph Butcher turned 100 and so we had a reason to celebrate. President Roger Wilson conducted an interview with Ralph and we had pictures playing in the background and a video of Ralph’s like that had been prepared by the family..

Music was chosen  to reflect Ralph’s era.

It was a wonderful evening and we all sang “We’ll meet again” along with Vera Lynn at the close. There were 116 Members and partners and the evening cost $75.00 pp


This was our 30th anniversary year so the Candlelight Dinner was very special this year. It was held at the Sandringham Yacht Club. Ken Beadle was President and John Beaty Functions coordinator. Special place mats were prepared and photos depicting the Clubs history were displayed.  108 members and partners attended and the cost was $65.00pp

The photos below were put together by Ken Beadle to mark our Club’s 30th anniversary