ROBERT ALLENBY GOLF DAY AND GALA DINNER
Hundreds Join Robert Allenby for a Day on the Green and a Night on the Town
What: The 20th Annual Robert Allenby Golf Day & Gala Dinner
Robert Allenby has been the international patron for Challenge for over 20 years. Each year Robert hosts a Golf Day with approximately 650 people, including several professional Australian players, joining him for a round of golf. The day is followed by a Gala Dinner in the evening at Crown, which is Challenge’s biggest annual fundraising event.
Robert will conduct a golf clinic at 11.30am for kids living with cancer, with interviews to follow. Interviews and photos also available with Challenge CEO David Rogers, pro golfers Greg Chalmers, Jarrod Lyle, Mike Clayton, James McLean and Lucas Parsons and celebrities Andy Lee, Glenn Robbins, Kris Smith, Matt Richardson and Corey McKernan, among others.
When: Monday, 12 December 2011, 11.30 am – 12.30 pm
Where: Yarra Yarra Golf Course, Warrigal Road, East Bentleigh
Robert will be joined by 850 guests in the evening at Crown to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of this special event and raise money for Challenge. Interviews and photos will be available with Robert Allenby, Dannii Minogue & Kris Smith, Andrew Gaze and Harry Kewell, among others.
When: Monday, 12 December 2011, from 7pm
Where: Crown, Palladium
Challenge brings colour and relief to the lives of children and families living with cancer as they face the pressures of a life-threatening illness. With an emphasis on ‘fun’, the organisation provides a range of practical services and therapies and a program of tailored experiences that remind them how good life can be.
The Challenge Family Centre in West Melbourne delivers a range of essential non-medical services under one roof including a resource library, counselling, art and music therapy and playgroup. Challenge also provides information seminars, tickets to concerts and events, camps, overseas trips, family holidays, parent retreats and home help as well as in-hospital support to kids undergoing treatment with iPads, gaming consoles, internet access, family activities and celebrity visits.
Challenge, 529 King Street, West Melbourne. (03) 9329 8474.
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