Opal Queen Ball
Saturday, 29th July 2017
Ladies over the age of 18 (and residents of Lightning Ridge for the last 6 months), have you considered entering the glamorous Opal Queen competition? There is $10,000 in prizes up for grabs, plus the opportunity to act as the opal industry’s ambassador at the Australian Opal Exhibition on the Gold Coast and Women in Racing event in Canberra.
The category of “Miss Popularity” calls for audience participation with guests on the night voting for their favourite contender. The winner of this category will receive a spectacular piece of opal jewellery and will nominate a charity of her choice, to receive a donation of $500.
All you need is a fantastic dress, a stack of supporters and to get ready!
Prize Pack valued at over $10,000:
- Dinner and drinks for you (and your guest) with the Women in Racing committee on, February 2018 (value $80)
- An invitation for you (and your guest) to be the special guests at the Women in Racing Members’ Lunch at the Black Opal Preview races, Canberra racecourse in February 2018, Canberra Racecourse, (value over $150), (‘Lightning Ridge Plate’ is the feature 2yr old race)
- Accommodation for you and your guest for 2 nights (February 2018) at the Brassey Hotel, Barton, Canberra (value over $350)
- Dinner and drinks for you (and your guest) after the races in February 2018 (value $80)
- Special guest at the Australian Opal Exhibition, tickets to the Cocktail Party (August 2017)
- Two nights accommodation for 2 at the QT Hotel Gold Coast
- Spectacular Opal Jewellery Pendant by E.Gregory Sherman Opals
- Champagne by Treasury Wines
- and a whole swag of other goodies!
There will be a run-through at the Bowling Club on Tuesday, 26th July at 6.30pm. Please bring along completed Entry Forms and $25 Entry Fee. The $25 (Entry Fee is normally paid by your sponsor)
Opal Queen Night:
Opal Queen entrants please be at the Bowling Club by 5.30pm on Saturday, 29th July 2017