EVENT 06:00 PM / Friday / 18 Aug / 2023

The Scotch College Community Far(gher) North Dinner

18 August, 2023 - 6:00 PM
TO 20 August, 2023 - 12:00 PM


Scotch College Old Collegians, community members and current families are invited to join us for the 2023 Scotch College Community Far(gher) North Dinner.

Itinerary & Pricing

Friday 18 August, 6:30pm for 7:00pm Start: Scotch Old Collegians & Community Dinner | $95pp
Includes pre-dinner canapes, Haggis Starter, Entrée, Main and Grazing dessert table

Saturday 19 August: Breakfast | $35pp
Muesli, Egg & bacon damper rolls, Prairie Benedict, Croissants & Condiments, Tea Coffee Station

Saturday 19 August: Recovery BBQ in the Nilpena Woolshed* | $45pp

Saturday 19 August: Nilpena Ediacara Precinct Fossil Tour* | $80pp
Visit the historic woolshed and enjoy the immersive audio-visual display in the restored Blacksmith’s Shop. Here, you will see the Ediacara animals come back to life via the world-class 20-minute animation, and be able to touch the 9-metre long fossil bed that was painstakingly relocated from the fossil fields.

Saturday 19 August: Parachilna Camp Oven Dinner | $65pp
Live entertainment by local singer, song write & story teller, John O’Dea. Shared long table ‘camp oven’ dinner featuring slow cooked meats with sides and dessert.

Sunday 20 August: Breakfast | $35pp
Muesli, Egg & bacon damper rolls, Prairie Benedict, Croissants & Condiments, Tea Coffee Station

* No private vehicle access allowed. Prices include transfers from the National Park Entrance Gate

Accommodation Options
Room Type Qty Rate (Per Night)
4 $225 (2 night minimum)
Deluxe 4 $295 (2 night minimum)
Deluxe Twin 2 $295 (2 night minimum)
Executive King 1 $350 (2 night minimum)
Executive Queen 1 $350 (2 night minimum)
Fettler’s Cabins 3 $195 (2 night minimum)
Atco 6 $95 Single | $125 Twin
Parachilna Campground (Unpowered) $15 Per Person


Please see this PDF attached for further information on room styles and configurations to aid with your allocation, and for alternative accommodation options nearby.


The Prairie Hotel is taking bookings for the dinner and weekend activities.

To book, please email or call Ellie at reservations@prairiehotel.com.au or on 1800 331 473 with the following information:

  • Name of guest/s and contact information (email and phone number)
  • Preferred accommodation style and number of nights required (if staying with us). Alternatively, advise if you would like book a camp site in Parachilna
  • Which meals you would like to book for. Advise on any dietary requirements
  • Expression of interest in a Nilpena Edicara Fossil Tour (precinct or full)
  • Full prepayment will be required to confirm your booking (credit card of EFT transfer accepted)