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International Women’s Day

In celebration of International Women's Day, Regatta Hotel and Project Pink are hosting a healthy breakfast in The Boatshed on Friday 8th March from 7am - 10am. Alongside a healthy start to the day, the event will involve medical checks from the PA Research Foundation, including BMI and blood glucose testing, breast screen information, a session on mammography led by a breast cancer researcher and general health information.  There will be a fresh juice bar and the River Road coffee cart to enjoy throughout the morning. With prizes up for grabs and networking opportunities aplenty, this fabulous event is not one to be missed. A...

International Women’s Day

Gather the #GIRLSQUAD, Regatta Hotel celebrates International Women's Day on Thursday 8th March with a very special event. From 7am - 10am, join a network of ladies for a healthy breakfast in The Boatshed Restaurant, followed by an array of health awareness initiatives including, medical checks from the PA Hospital, including BMI testing, cardio heart check, breast check information session led by a medical representative and a mental health seminar. With a pamper station, plenty of prizes, a fresh juice bar and the River Road coffee cart available, this event is not one to be missed. At $20 per person + a booking fee, proceeds from the ...

Merle’s 50th anniversary and the month of women at the Regatta Hotel

In March this year, the Regatta celebrated the 50th anniversary of Merle Thornton’s famous protest at the Regatta Hotel and International Women’s Day with a Grand Ladies Luncheon on March 27th.   The Grand Ladies Luncheon was opened by Merle herself who spoke about her protest against the oppression of women which included a ban on drinking in public at the Regatta Hotel on March 31st, 1965. Merle received a standing ovation from the eager audience of women, and men, of all ages. Guests were treated to four courses of delicious food – for the mains, prosciutto wrapped chicken breast and pan seared snapper - expertly prepared by the Boatshed ...