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  • Wed
    10
    Apr
    2019

    Tasting - Top drops under $25

    7:45 - 9:45 pm

    Venue: Johnsonville Community Centre Hall, 30 Moorefield Rd, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037 - Directions 
    Entry fee: Members $TBC Guests $TBC
    Presenter: Joelle Thomson

    Wines to be tasted:

    2009 Forrest The Valleys Riesling
    Valformosa Cava Classic Brut NV
    2015 Main Divide Waipara Riesling
    2014 / 2015 Ulisse Montepulciano, Italy
    2013 / 2015 Crater Rim Waipara Pinot Noir
    2015 / 2016 Alary Gerbaude Cotes du Rhone
    2017 San Marzano Il Pumo Primitivo

    Joelle Thomson is a journalist, wine writer and author, who was bitten by the big buttery Chardonnay bug at Aro Street Café in Wellington, New Zealand, in the late 1980s and has been in love with wine ever since. She is a full-time writer.

    She wrote her first wine column in 1994 for Capital Times newspaper and remains a contributor to its reincarnated, slightly glossier version – Capital magazine.

    She also writes for Good magazine, NZ Winegrower, Drinksbiz and www.joellethomson.com. Joelle is a regular wine commentator on RNZ (Radio New Zealand National) on the Jesse Mulligan afternoon show. Joelle is the author of 16 wine books (published by New Holland and HarperCollins), including 10 annual wine guides.

  • Wed
    08
    May
    2019

    AGM

    7:45 - 9:45 pm

    Venue: Johnsonville Community Centre Hall, 30 Moorefield Rd, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037 - Directions 
    Entry fee: No charge

    NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING TO BE HELD AT THE JOHNSONVILLE COMMUNITY CENTRE,  3 FRANKMOORE AVENUE, JOHNSONVILLE WEDNESDAY, 8 MAY 2019, COMMENCING AT 8pm

    AGENDA

    1. Apologies:
    2. Confirmation of the Minutes of the Annual General Meeting for the year 2017/18 held on Wednesday, 9th May 2018:
    3. Matters Arising:
    4. Financial Report for the Year 2018/19:
    5. President’s Report for the Year 2018/19:
    6. Notices of Motion:
    7. Election of Officers and Committee for the year 2018/19
      • President
      • Vice President
      • Secretary
      • Treasurer
      • Committee
    8. Subscriptions
    9. General Business

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    At the conclusion of the AGM, supper will be served,
    accompanied by wines from the Club’s cellar
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  • Wed
    12
    Jun
    2019

    Tasting - June TBC

    7:45 - 9:45 pm

    Venue: Johnsonville Community Centre Hall, 30 Moorefield Rd, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037 - Directions 
    Entry fee: Members $TBC Guests $TBC
    Presenter: TBC

  • Wed
    10
    Jul
    2019

    Mid-year dinner

    7:45 - 9:45 pm

    Venue: TBC
    Entry fee: Members $TBC Guests $TBC

  • Wed
    14
    Aug
    2019

    Tasting - August TBC

    7:45 - 9:45 pm

    Venue: Johnsonville Community Centre Hall, 30 Moorefield Rd, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037 - Directions 
    Entry fee: Members $TBC Guests $TBC
    Presenter: TBC

  • Wed
    11
    Sep
    2019

    Tasting - September TBC

    7:45 - 9:45 pm

    Venue: Johnsonville Community Centre Hall, 30 Moorefield Rd, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037 - Directions 
    Entry fee: Members $TBC Guests $TBC
    Presenter: TBC

  • Wed
    09
    Oct
    2019

    Tasting - October TBC

    7:45 - 9:45 pm

    Venue: Johnsonville Community Centre Hall, 30 Moorefield Rd, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037 - Directions 
    Entry fee: Members $TBC Guests $TBC
    Presenter: TBC

  • Wed
    13
    Nov
    2019

    Tasting - Festive November

    7:45 - 9:45 pm

    Venue: Johnsonville Community Centre Hall, 30 Moorefield Rd, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037 - Directions 
    Entry fee: Members $TBC Guests $TBC
    Presenter: TBC

  • Wed
    11
    Dec
    2019

    Christmas dinner

    7:45 - 9:45 pm

    Venue: TBC
    Entry fee: Members $TBC Guests $TBC

     

     

     

 

 

Wine bottle screw caps

Anne is collecting them to give to the Lions organised Kan Tabs for Kids. No food lids or beer tops, please.

Save and bring them to the next monthly meeting.

Drinking and driving

Members will be aware of the lowering of drink/drive limits from December 2014. If unsure read the Land Transport Amendment Act (no 2) 2014. We ask members to be conscious of these limits.

For those driving, water and some food are provided or think about a designated driver, taxi, uber or dial-a-driver to get you home safely.