Charles Sturt University
Charles Sturt University

WWTCAA Southern Highland Gathering

23rd Mar 2020

WWTCAA Southern Highland Gathering at Bowral

March 23 – 25, 2020

Your WWTCAA committee has responded to numerous requests for arranging another gathering to reunite those friendships from the halcyon days of Teachers College. Chris Blake and Col Kohlhagen have investigated appropriate activities and venues to provide the platforms for bringing together those who passed through our institute of learning.

The following outlines the proposed itinerary and accommodation suggestions to book in advance.

DAY 1:  Monday, 23rd March.

12.00pm: Welcome Gathering

SCOTTISH ARMS HOTEL Ph: 02 4861 4333

69 Boardman Rd. BOWRAL

Meet and Greet for Lunch.

Evening Group Dinners to be arranged depending on numbers.

Day 2: Tuesday, 24th March.

MORNING: Tours of National Trust Property, Retford Park.

We have an exclusive booking for the day.

(Groups of 20, Cost $25pp).

The tour includes a Nelson Mandela exhibition and a self-guided tour of the gardens.


Walking Tour - Box Vale Track.

AFTERNOON: Reverse of morning.


Day 3: Wednesday, 25th March.

The region offers many activities.

The Tourist Office suggests a visit to the Bradman Museum and then on to the two museums in Berrima.


  1. The Destination Southern Highlands offers a free accommodation booking service.

    Ph. 1300 657 557. Plenty of choices available.

  2. Caravan and Camping. The Moss Vale Village Park (KUI Chain) is a spacious park with good amenities for a group. The park has cabin accommodation and powered and unpowered sites for caravans.  This is our preferred site. Ph: 02 4868 1099
  3. Bong Bong Racecourse is closer to Bowral and has power and amenities.

Will you be there?                  RSVP Friday 28th February 2020

Please notify the Secretary by phone on 0439 682 237 or by email: to confirm bookings for the tour of the National Trust property. All monies will be collected at the ‘gathering’

Please Note: All payments for any expenses incurred will be collected over the three days.