Club weekend–time for a safari and a river cruise!

Club weekend - time for a safari and a river cruise

The Club Weekend away is back!

We are heading to Monarto Safari Park and Murray Bridge

Saturday 13 April – Sunday 14 April 2024

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We meet at the Monarto Safari Park Visitor Centre at 12.15pm on Saturday 13 April and for those that wish, they can purchase a light lunch at the cafe.

From 1.00pm (or earlier) – 4.30pm it is free range of the safari park using the free ‘Zu-Loop’ hop on/hop off bus where we can enjoy the park at our leisure.  It could be just a round trip for those that want to stay on the bus and look which takes about 90 minutes, or it could be getting off at any of the six stops for a wander and closer look from the various viewing platforms – 1. Cheetah, 2. Chimpanzee, 3. Black Rhino & Zebra, 4. Giraffe, 5. Southern White Rhino or 6. African Lion.  The last bus leaves the Visitor Centre at 3.00pm and has no stops as the park closes at 5.00pm.  Buses leave the Visitor Centre every 20 minutes.

Cost $39.50 per person or $31.00 Seniors concession. (These prices are based on more than 20 people coming).

Zoos SA Members / Zoos SA Life Members are free of charge – please bring Zoo card and ID on arrival.

Click 'Register' to book and pay online to secure your place. Please include name, phone, email and dietary requirements.

Information about Monarto can be found on the link below.

Monarto Safari Park Visitor Information - Start your adventure

 

Bridgeport

Then we head off to the Bridgeport Hotel at 2 Bridge St Murray Bridge where we will enjoy dinner with fellow Rotarians from the Rotary Club of Murray Bridge at 6.00pm for 6.30pm – 9.00pm in the Charles Sturt Room. Murray Bridge is 15 minutes drive form Monarto.

It is an alternating drop main course (Eye Fillet and Chicken) followed by a cheese platter.  Please advise any dietary requirements.  Drinks are available at the bar at your own cost.

We are privileged to have as our guest speaker Peter Clark who is the Director of Monarto Safari Park.

Cost $65- per person

Click 'Register' to book and pay online to secure your place. Please include name, phone, email and dietary requirements.

For those that want to stay over, rooms can be booked directly with the hotel.

Cost - City Balcony Suites - $177- per night or Riverside Balcony Suites $203- per night.  Bookings must be made directly with the hotel and reference the joint Rotary Adelaide and Murray Bridge function for these rates.

Murray Bridge accommodation that overlooks the Murray River (bridgeporthotel.com.au)

On Sunday it is a lazy morning and breakfast and for those that want a wander around the town.  Hotel check out time is 10.00am.

CaptainProud

At 12 noon on Sunday we go on a 3 hour river cruise on the Captain Proud Paddle Boat including a 2 course meal.  We meet at Lot 1 Wharf Road Murray Bridge at 11.30am for a noon departure.  It is 500 metres from the hotel.  Please advise any dietary requirements.  Numbers are limited to 54 people.

Cost $64- per person

Click 'Register' to book and pay online to secure your place. Please include name, phone, email and dietary requirements.

Information about the paddle boat cruise

www.captainproud.com.au

Please note that the ‘cut off’ date for all bookings is Thursday 28 March 12pm as we must give final numbers and requirements to the service providers at this time.

Event Information

Event Date 13-04-2024 12:15 pm
Event End Date 14-04-2024 3:00 pm
Registered 109
Individual Price Various Events
Location Monarto and Murray Bridge
We gratefully acknowledge the enthusiasm and support of our partner organisations