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Skål Australia National Assembly – Sydney North


96th National Assembly

Q STATION MANLY 25th – 27th AUGUST 2017

Hosted by SKAL International Sydney North

The 2017 SKAL National Assembly will be held at Q Station Manly, a heritage listed site situated in the Sydney Harbour National Park. Formerly a Quarantine station, 1833 to 1984, the picturesque location is surrounded by stunning Australian bush with panoramic views of Sydney Harbour and Manly Cove. Just 30 minutes from the Sydney CBD, Q Station Manly is a unique “One Stop Shop” destination and venue that will inspire you.

Friday 25th August, 2017


P6 Lounge -1500 – 1800

Welcome Cocktail Party


Canapés and beverages.

1830 – 2100

Ghostly Encounter Tours


Experience the haunting history and restless souls of Sydney’s former Quarantine Station.

2030 – 2130

Saturday 26th August, 2017


Views Restaurant 0700 – 1100

National Assembly

A2 Dr Cumpston Room

0830 – 1630

Buffet lunch

A20 Private Dining Room

presentation by Sarina Bratton, Australia’s First Lady of Cruising. 1230 – 1400

Past President’s Shout

A28 Carpenters Arms

1630 – 1730

Pre-Drinks & Gala Dinner


P27 Governor Bourke Ballroom

Three course meal, beverages and entertainment. 1

1900 – 2300

Sunday 27th August, 2017


Views Restaurant 0700 – 1100

Whale Watching


Board at the Q Station Wharf and cruise through the harbour heads to the ocean waters.

0900 – 12:30

Casual lunch


Boilerhouse Terrace BBQ, including beverages

1230 – 1430

Relax and wander around the historic sites of Q Station or take advantage of the ECO Hopper to visit Circular Quay including the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House, Taronga Zoo and Watson’s Bay. Explore iconic Manly with its beach front cafes, shops and boutique breweries.


Q Station Manly

1 North Head, Scenic Drive, Manly.

Deluxe Queen Room $200.00 per room per night, includes breakfast.

Historical Cottages including breakfast

3 Bedrooms, a lounge area, dining room, kitchenette and bathroom.

$400.00 per night, includes breakfast.

To book your stay…

Email: H8773@accor.com or call 02 9466 1500, quoting “SKAL Congress”


Complimentary visitors parking with a free shuttle service on site.

Car Rental

One way rental available – Sydney Airport Q Station.

Budget Direct deal for SKAL Members.

If you would like to take advantage of the One Way deal, contact:

Scott Thomson: sthomson@budgetnsw.com.au

Max Kingston: mkingston@budgetnsw.com.au

Chauffeur Services

Redy2Go People Moving People,

special deal for Skal Members – cars and minibuses.

Public Transport

Available via the 135 Bus or Ecohopper Ferry departing from Circular Quay.