2012 Peoples’ Day – Whit Sunday May 27

Affordable Family Fun Day

Whitsunday community celebrating the naming of Whitsunday by James Cook in 1770

The Lions Club are having a Classic Car and Motorbike Rally on the foreshore.

Special Lions Sunday markets.

Check out and Try Sailing @ Whitsunday Sailing Club

Sailability is sailing for everyone @ Whitsunday Sailing Club

Get out and bring the family down to the seafront for free activities

Bring your Teddy and a blanket and have your own Teddy Bear’s Picnic

Enjoy the free BBQs along the waterfront and lagoon supplied by Whitsunday Council.

Busker’s invited – Singing – more?

 Sailability – sailing for disabled

Kite flying – prepare for the unexpected!

Blessing of the Fleet at 11 am – off the Sailing Club

Affordable fun for the whole family

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People’s Day @ Airlie Sunday June 12, Long Weekend

Affordable Family Fun Day

Whitsunday community celebrating the naming of Whitsunday by James Cook in 1770

Try Sailing @ Whitsunday Sailing Club –

Bouncy castle for the kids – Teddy Bear’s Picnic – some great prizes

Lolly Drop – Aero Club Or Lolly Pirate Cannon @ Sailing Club

Meet our community and sporting groups

EcoKids Reef Guardian Club – Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority – Whitsunday Marine Advisory Committee – Reef Guardian schools

Dancers – Zumba – Dee Jay’s School of Dance – more?

Musicians – Ukuleles – Citizens Band – more?

Busker’s invited – Singing – choral group – more?

Naval Cadets on parade – Sailability – sailing for disabled

Kite flying – prepare for the unexpected

Lions Club special Sunday markets on the foreshore providing a link to

The Whitsunday Sailing Club, where you may try sailing from 9am – there are then offshore and off beach races in the afternoon – new people invited to participate

Family Picnics on the Foreshore and public swimming Lagoon Whitsunday Council has free electric BBQs along the foreshore from the Lagoon to the Sailing Club

We thought of doing this community event as in the past the Rotary Club of Airlie Beach hosted the Meridian Boat and Leisure Show now held September 10-11

Sailability will be showing boats developed for other-abled people.

9am until noon – People may stay and enjoy the waterfront or may wish to head to Dingo Beach for the Whit Fun Day

Incorporating the 22nd Annual Blessing of the Fleet – sail past from 11 am till 11.30 lead by VMR – supported by the Ministers of local Christian Churches

· NB: Draft – subject to weather and Murphy’s Law

We need some help to organise this – anyone want to come aboard?

Cap’n Dan Van Blarcom -49464131 – 0407676952 ahoy@whitsunday.net.au
Your ideas are sought to make this a great affordable community event

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