Posted by Babara Upson-Shaw


The HELIDROP Event is a major fundraiser supporting Byron Rotary local Youth and Community Projects. This year Byron Rotary will be partnering with The Rescue Helicopter and supporting their operations of keeping the Helicopter in the air. The Event is going to take place on July 8th, 2018 at the Byron Bay Golf Club, 62 Broken Head Road, Byron Bay NSW 2481.

The mixed Ambrose Golf Event will tee off at 10am for 140 players in 35 teams – open to all people far and wide but bookings must be made prior to the day with the Golf Pro, Greg (be quick) phone 02 66856470. The Golf Ball Drop takes place at 4pm on the 9th Fairway, with a Jet Ranger Helicopter dropping 750 numbered Golf Balls and the closest to the flag wins: 1st $4,000; 2nd $500; 3rd $100 ($20 tickets) and with the $10 tickets, 1st $2,000; 2nd $250; 3rd $50.

   On the day there will be raffles with great prizes, a sausage sizzle, putting competition for the kids, music/band and Peppiā€™s Pizza. Tickets for the HeliDrop can be bought at the Golf Pro Shop, Byron Rotary, Farmers Market, the Beach Hotel or online !! You can purchase Online Tickets until THURSDAY 05th July 2018.

So come along and join the fun for this wonderful COMMUNITY FUNDRAISER