West Adelaide Football Club
Milner Road Richmond
7.30pm - Friday 31 January 2020
Bob Sampson will present a series of historic images of the Overland, taken primarily throughout the 1970s and early 1980s, including many within Victoria. About 60 images will be backed up by explanations and plenty of Q&A time to participate during the presentation.
Come for a meal first in the Bistro – opens at 6pm. Wide variety of choices and good prices.
10am Monday 3 February
Ron Fluck (OAM) passed away on 10 December 2019 – aged 93 years.
Ron was the founder of the original Railway Museum at Mile End in 1963, and devoted his life to developing and growing the museum over the decades. One of the display pavilions at the railway museum was named in his honour.
A special memorial service to recognise and honour his life will be conducted by his family at the National Railway Museum, 76 Lipson Street Port Adelaide.
Everyone who knew, or knew of Ron, who wishes to attend, can do so with no entry fee applicable that morning. The museum will be closed to the general public until 12 noon that day.
A few speeches and an audio visual presentation will occur, with light refreshments served on site inside one of his favourite carriages, immediately after the conclusion of the service.
Car parking is available at the museum site with access off Baker Street.
Dates for carriage tours in 2020 will soon be available. Bookings not required.