Lunch Bus Outings

Friday 20th February 2015 saw a jolly busload of our residents depart for the first of Carols Lunch Bus Outings for 2015. The destination was the Terrigal Hotel.

Our trusty driver, Wayne
Our trusty driver, Wayne
The noisy crowd sets off..
The noisy crowd sets off..

On arrival we were very impressed with the Chefs Specials menu.. unusual choices at a good price..

Not bad for $12.
Not bad for $12.
What are you going to have??
What are you going to have??
I reckon the the Shepards Pie looks good..
I reckon this Shepherds Pie looks really good..
Nah.. the Soft Shelled Crab is the way to go.
Nah !!!.. the Soft Shelled Crab is the only way to go.
RON: Ill have a beer and think about it..
I will have a beer and think about it..
Dave was impressed with his steak.
Dave was impressed with his steak.
The Schnitzel Burger was good value too..
The Schnitzel Burger was good value too..

It was worth the trip just to have a look at the historical photographs around the walls of the dining room. They all originated in the very early 1900’s, how things have changed..

Mann Street Gosford.
Mann Street Gosford.

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A nice coffee to finish off a great meal
A nice coffee to finish off a great meal.

Well fed and watered we headed for home.

"Quieten down you lot or you can get out and walk"..
Wayne does a quick head count to make sure everyone was on board.

Thanks once again Carol for another great outing..

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On Friday 8th August  2014, Carol hosted us on another lunch bus outing. This time it was down to the Mantra at Ettalong.

OK.. lets go.
All here… OK.. lets go.

After a pleasant drive with Wayne at the wheel we arrived at our destination.

WOW.. A fancy looking place.
WOW.. This is a fancy looking place.

Carol had done us proud once again and had reserved tables for us with a great view overlooking the water.

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Is that my yacht parked out there??

Great tucker was available at very reasonable prices.. $9 for a range of good lunch choices, its hard to beat that….

 

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But the sweets were the a great hit…not many could resist….


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Let me at them.. stop holding me back
Let me at ’em.. stop holding me back
I won..
“I won” said Grant…. “So did I” replied Kathy..
We had some too...
You didnt expect us to miss out did you??? GET REAL…
Time to go home..
Time to go home.. all aboard..

Thanks Carol, for another wonderful fun day out….. We are not sure how you find these super places to eat, but keep it up…

Your Reporter

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