Autumn Social Club Activities

by Alison Dunn

Come and join us on our many adventures!

To make a booking – if you are currently a participant at Participate Australia please contact your Support Facilitator for help with bookings or email us on bookings@participateaustralia.com.au.

If you are not currently a participant at Participate Australia please call us on 02 9799 4333 or email us on enquiries@participateaustralia.com.au

Sydney Royal Easter Show

Twilight entry into the Covid Safe 2021 Royal Easter Show.

When : Friday 9 April and Saturday 10 April
Time: 4.30 – 11pm
Meet at: Participate Australia Activities Hub (113 Edwin Street North, Croydon).
Travel by public transport
Cost: $11 with companion card $33 without
Bring: Opal card and companion card, spending money, face mask and wear good walking shoes
As tickets need to be purchased in advance, ticket fee must be paid by Thursday 1 April.


Mexican Night at PA

Cook up a Mexican feast at the Participate Australia activities centre.
When: Saturday 10 April
Time: 6pm – 11 pm
Meet at: Participate Australia Activities Hub (113 Edwin Street North, Croydon).
Cost: $10 for ingredients
Bring: Activity fee and your appetite!


Holey Moley Newtown

Enjoy a night out playing indoor putt putt and then having dinner in bustling Newtown.

When: Friday 16 April
Time: 6pm – 11 pm
Meet at: Participate Australia Activities Hub (113 Edwin Street North, Croydon).
Travel: Meet at the centre then travel by public transport to Newtown
Cost
: $8 per person for 9 holes
Bring: Please bring activity fee, opal card and companion card, spending money, face mask and wear good walking shoes.


Powerhouse Museum and Chinatown Culinary

Experience the collections on display at the Powerhouse Museum followed by exploring an exciting dining and retail precinct within Chinatown, serving authentic Asian food.

When: Saturday 17 April
Time: 10am – 4pm
Meet at: Participate Australia Activities Hub (113 Edwin Street North, Croydon).
Cost: Free entry to the museum
Bring: Please bring opal card and companion card, spending money, face mask and wear good walking shoes.


Yum Cha

Enjoy yum cha at award winning Wests Ashfield Leagues’ Chinese restaurant.

When: Sunday 18 April
Time: 10am – 4pm
Meet at: Participate Australia Activities Hub (113 Edwin Street North, Croydon).
Travel: By van to the restaurant
Cost: $40 includes lunch and travel.
Bring: Please bring activity fee, a face mask and ID.


MCA Late

Visit the MCA Gallery after closing hours where there will be live music, drinks, dancing and socialising.

When: Friday 23 April
Time: 6pm – 11pm
Meet at: Participate Australia Activities Hub (113 Edwin Street North, Croydon).
Travel: By public transport to the MCA
Cost: Free entry to the museum
Bring: Please bring opal card and companion card, spending money and a face mask


 

Manly Markets

Travel to Manly by ferry and visit the local markets.

When: Saturday 24 April
Time: 10am – 4pm
Meet at: Participate Australia Activities Hub (113 Edwin Street North, Croydon).
Travel: By public transport to Manly
Cost: Free event
Bring: Please bring opal card and companion card, spending money, face mask, hat and wear good walking shoes.


Pancakes on the Rocks 

Saturday night dinner out at Pancakes on the Rocks with friends.

When: Saturday 24 April
Time: 6pm-11pm
Meet at: Participate Australia Activities Hub (113 Edwin Street North, Croydon).
Travel: By van to Beverly Hills
Cost: $35 for transport and dinner
Bring: Please bring activity fee and a face mask.


Cinema 

Catch the latest blockbuster at Burwood Cinema.
When: Friday 30 April
Time: 6pm-11pm
Meet at: Participate Australia Activities Hub (113 Edwin Street North, Croydon).
Travel: By public transport to Burwood
Cost: $20 for movie ticket
Bring: Please bring activity fee, opal card and companion card, spending money and a face mask.


Taronga Zoo

Spend a day at Taronga Zoo
When: Saturday 1 May
Time: 10 am – 4pm
Meet at: Participate Australia Activities Hub (113 Edwin Street North, Croydon).
Travel: Meet at the centre then by public transport to Taronga Zoo
Cost: $35.10 for a concession ticket
Bring: Please bring activity fee, opal card and companion card, spending money, facemask, hat and wear good walking shoes.


Bowling

Compete in a game of bowling against your peers and then go out for dinner
When: Saturday 1 May
Time: 6pm – 11pm
Meet at: Participate Australia Activities Hub (113 Edwin Street North, Croydon).
Travel: Meet at the centre then by public transport to Darling Harbour
Cost: $8 per person for 1 game
Bring: Please bring activity fee, opal card and companion card, spending money, facemask, hat and wear closed shoes.


Outdoor Live Music 

Enjoy live music and a picnic on the lawn at Bilpin Cider Co. Bring money if you would like to purchase food there or your own food if not.
When: Sunday 2 May
Time: 10am – 4pm
Meet at: Participate Australia Activities Hub (113 Edwin Street North, Croydon).
Travel: Meet at the centre then by van to Bilpin
Cost: $20 for travel
Bring: Please bring activity fee, companion card, spending money, facemask, hat and wear good walking shoes.


Korean BBQ 

Friday night dinner at Korean BBQ in Chinatown.
When: Friday 7 May
Time: 6pm – 11pm
Meet at: Participate Australia Activities Hub (113 Edwin Street North, Croydon).
Travel: Meet at the centre then travel by public transport to Chinatown
Cost: $20 minimum for dinner
Bring: Please bring activity fee, companion card, spending money, facemask, hat and wear comfortable walking shoes.


Lawn Bowls

Lawn Bowls 

Spend a day on the green playing a game of lawn bowls.
When: Saturday 8 May
Time: 10 am  – 4pm
Meet at: Participate Australia Activities Hub (113 Edwin Street North, Croydon).
Travel: Meet at the centre then travel by public transport to Lidcombe
Cost: $10 
Bring: Please bring activity fee, opal card and companion card, spending money, facemask, hat and wear closed shoes.


Movie Night at PA

Watch a movie with your friends on the big screen at the Participate Australia Activities Centre
When: Saturday 8 May
Time: 6pm – 11pm 
Meet at: Participate Australia Activities Hub (113 Edwin Street North, Croydon).
Travel: We will be spending the evening at the centre.
Cost: $15 for dinner or bring your own 
Bring: Please bring money for dinner and a DVD if you have a particular one you would like to watch.

Go Karting 

The most thrilling Go Karting experience on one of the biggest indoor Go Kart tracks in Sydney.
When: Sunday 9 May
Time: 10 am  – 4pm
Meet at: Participate Australia Activities Hub (113 Edwin Street North, Croydon).
Travel: Meet at the centre then travel by public transport to Concord West.
Cost: $9 for an access pass, plus $33 for 10 minutes or $61 for $20.
Bring: Please bring activity fee, opal card and companion card, spending money, facemask, hat and wear closed shoes.


Karaoke

Belt out your favorite songs or compete in duets at Echo Point. After a sing along the group can have dinner in the city or go to Chinatown for Dumplings.
When: Friday 14 May
Time: 6pm  – 11pm
Meet at: Participate Australia Activities Hub (113 Edwin Street North, Croydon).
Travel: Meet at the centre then travel by public transport to Pitt Street Sydney.
Cost: $7 per person for 1 hour.
Bring: Please bring activity fee, opal card and companion card, spending money, facemask, and wear good walking shoes.


Archery

Learn to play archery at Sydney Olympic Park.
When: Saturday 15 May
Time: 10 am – 4pm
Meet at: Participate Australia Activities Hub (113 Edwin Street North, Croydon).
Travel: Meet at the centre then travel by van to Sydney Olympic Park.
Cost: $21.50 with companion card, $31.50 without.
Bring: Please bring activity fee, opal card and companion card, spending money, facemask, and wear good walking shoes.


 

 

 

 

 

 

Important Information

Activity Time
The program will usually run at the advertised time. Please arrive on time to make the most of the activity and not delay the activity for others.

Cancellations
Please let us know at least 24 hours before the allocated activity if you are unable to attend as planned. This way we can offer a spot to someone on the waiting list. If a cancellation is received with less than 24 hours’ notice, the activity fee will not be refunded.

Please bring
As advised in the program.

Companion Cards
If you have  a companion card, please bring it on the day.

Opal Cards
For all activities advertised using public transport; please bring an Opal card on each time you attend.

No Nuts
Please be mindful that our program is a nut-free environment as some participants have allergies.