The Zonta Club of Wynnum Redland Inc is hosting a Melbourne Cup Luncheon from 11am on November 7 at the Redlands Sporting Club.
The club works with with community groups raising funds to support domestic violence initiatives, to provide support for women going through cancer, and to encourage women and girls to be the best that they can be.
It also provides bursaries for a Young Women in Public Affairs award, an annual competitive award for young women aged 16 to 19, as well as “special needs” awards. The club also raises funds for the girls goals program, based at the Redland Centre for Women.
Internationally, Zonta engages in fundraising to support its international service goals, working with the UN, UN Women and UNICEF in major projects across the globe.
The lunch includes a glass of sparklng wine on arrival a two-course lunch, sweepstakes and raffles. Patrons can also enjoy watching the cup on the big screen. There will also be prizes for best dressed male and female and a headwear award.
Entertainment is by Mama Juju and the Jam Tarts. There will be a fashion parade by Urban Outlet and stalls.
Tickets are $65 and are available on zontatickets.com.au/event/melbourne-cup-luncheon-5786