Upcoming Events

Annual General Meeting
& Summer Barbeque
Toronto Lawn Tennis Club
Sunday August 21, 2016 at 2:00 p.m.

You are invited to attend The Annual General Meeting for 2016, followed by our festive Aussie barbeque, with wines from the cellar on Sunday August 21st outside on the deck overlooking the pool, at the Toronto Lawn Tennis Club, 44 Price Street, Toronto. The reception is from 2:00 to 2:30, the AGM at 2:30 then we sit down outside on the covered deck at 3:00 for barbeque and a fine selection of wines.

This year there are two Directors standing for re-election, Rebecca Richardson and Walter Winnik.

Annual General Meeting Agenda 2:30 pm

  1. Meeting Call to Order
  2. Chairman’s Report
  3. Treasurer’s Report
  4. Nomination of Directors
  5. Appointment of Accountants
  6. New Business Arising & Questions from the Floor
  7. Meeting Termination

2016 AGM Barbeque Menu


Tiahana Caesar Salad with Fresh Parmesan Cheese

Tomato, Coconut Sambal with Chopped Coriander & Chili Lime Vinaigrette Salad Roast Chickpea, Rapini & Feta Cheese Salad


Lamb Sausage with Caramelized Onions

Drunken Chicken Supreme with Curry Pineapple Ketchup Served with Baked Potatoes, Peaches ‘n’ Cream Corn on the Cob, And Assorted Breads


Assorted Squares, Tarts and Cakes

Coffee and Teas

Wines for the Afternoon

Stone Dwellers NV Sparkling, Chardonnay & Pinot Noir
Devil’s Lair 5th Leg 2013 Sauvignon Blanc
Kellermeister 2011 Barossa Chardonnay
Brangayne 2004 Tristan Cabernet, Shiraz, Merlot, Orange, NSW
Pirramimma 2004 Petit Verdot, South Australia
Penley Highland 2004 Shiraz, Coonawarra
Evan’s & Tate, 2004 X & Y Cabernet Merlot, Margaret River

John Macdonald will also showcase some older wines, including a Charles Melton 1998 9 Popes, so be sure stop at John’s Tasting Table.

The event cost, including all taxes, gratuities is $75.00 for members and $80.00 for guests. The Registration Form is available for download here, complete and mail to Australian Wine Society of Toronto, c/o Bernard Nottage, 71 Old Mill Road, Suite 310, Toronto, ON, M8X 1G9. Or go on-line to reserve at https://awsagmbbq2016.eventbrite.ca

Please advise us if you have a party of 3 or more and want to sit together, we can reserve your tables, simply let us know. Note, we have requested that ALL table be under cover, so no hot sun on the cool whites. The Toronto Lawn Tennis Club is at 44 Price Street, east off Yonge, just south of Summerhill LCBO. The TTC Line 1 Stop is Summerhill. Parking is on the street and at a Green P lot on Price Street.

Future Events

Early October - Grenache Shiraz Mourvedre dinner: possible location the Toronto Cricket and Skating Club on Wilson Avenue. 

November - Tasting will be scheduled

Saturday, December 10th - Holiday dinner that will be at the Faculty Club 

Wednesday, January 25th - Australia Day Celebration

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