HMAS Leeuwin 1972
Marks and Morrow 38th

Next reunion will be in Sydney Friday 6th - 8th September 2019.

Ray Vidler is the Reunion organiser.  If you would like to attend the Reunion, please advise Terry Crane ( so you can be added to the list below.  Please also advise whether you will be attending solo or accompanied.


Friday 6 September - Meet and Greet @ Frisco Hotel, 46 Dowling Street, Woolloomooloo from 1700 until 'late'.  We will have a sectioned off area, with discounted drinks and food available (BZ Ray) - pay as you go.

Saturday 7 September - Ship visit at 1030.  FHQ has confirmed that HMAS Hobart will host our visit.  Meeting point is Garden Island Main Gate (I think we all know where that is).  ID is essential (passport or Driver's Licence).  Dress requirements are enclosed flat sole shoes and trousers.  I need to provide Navy with a list of guests by 3 September, so please let me know if you are attending.

Saturday 7 September - Ray has secured an excellent deal for a Harbour Cruise with Captain Cook Cruises.  Cruise duration is 2.5 hours, with a 3 course dinner and house beer, wine and soft drinks.  The cost is $116.10 each, plus 1.25% surcharge - so $117.55 each.  The normal price is $158 each.  Ray has reserved 40 seats, however those attending MUST contact the cruise company before Friday 23 August to confirm their attendance and pay for the cruise.  When confirming your booking, you must quote the confirmation number below to obtain the discounted price.  Details are:

Company:  Captain Cook Cruises
Phone:  02 9206-1111
Package:  Brilliant Dinner and Drinks
Confirmation Number:  2993X6 (Contact name for booking is Ray Vidler)
Cost:  $117.55 per head
Date:  Saturday 7 September
Embarkation locations:  Circular Quay Wharf No6 at 7.00pm or Darling Harbour King Street Wharf No1 at 7.30pm (you must be at the pickup point at least 30 minutes before the pickup time)
Disembarkation location:  The plan is that we all get off at King Street Wharf at 10.00pm and maybe kick on at any of the nearby locations.
Further info and menu:

Sunday 8 September - Ray has arranged a breakfast location, with our own roped off area, as follows:

Location: The Grace Hotel


Address: 77 York St, Sydney

Room: Grace Brasserie (King Table Set)

Price: $32.00PP Full breakfast (Continental $22.00PP)

Time: (operating hours 0630–1100).  We are booked to arrive at 0900-0930.  That gives us 1.5 to 2 hours for breakfast.

​Attendees: as at 4 September 2019

Ray Vidler                                                
Terry & Sally Crane
Peter & Jane Douglas
Ross & Margaret Brown
Brian (Noddy) Sheils
Ray & Nat Gosper
Chris & Kylie Slattery
Craig Shewell
David Rice
Brian Hodge
Denis Parmenter
Mick McGowan
Wally and Janet Harper