EVENT 06:00 PM / Friday / 30 Aug / 2024

Far North Community Dinner 2024

30 August, 2024 - 6:00 PM
TO 01 September, 2024 - 12:00 PM


Scotch College Old Collegians, community members and current families are invited to join us for the 2024 Scotch College Far North Community Dinner.

The itinerary for the weekend can be found below and via the button. Itinerary document also includes accommodation options.

Itinerary & Details
Itinerary & Pricing

Friday 30 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. Live entertainment by local singer, song write and story teller, John O’Dea (pre and post dinner).

Saturday 31 August: Breakfast | $40pp

Saturday 31 August: Recovery BBQ in Breakfast Time Creek | $30pp

Saturday 31 August: Nilpena Ediacara Fossil Tour* | $195pp
Experience the earliest evidence of complex, multicellular life on earth, with Nilpena Station pastoralist Ross Fargher, who discovered the Nilpena fossils in 1986. The most intact and significant Ediacara fossil beds in the world, they are crucial to understanding the evolution of animal life on earth.

Saturday 31 August: Prairie Gallery Restaurant Dinner | $58pp

Sunday 1 September: Breakfast | $40pp

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


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.
  • Full prepayment will be required to confirm your booking (credit card of EFT transfer accepted).