Robert had two sixtieth birthday parties, one at the mountain house at Dargan, in the Blue Mountains, and one at "Burntwood," Sorrento, on the Mornington Peninsula.
Those who celebrated at Sorrento on June 25, 2006, were:
Robert, son, Zoë, Andy, Alison, Caitlin Marks, Judy and Tony Smith, Great Aunt Jane Hayman, Luke Smith, Chloë Smith, Laura Smith, Jono and Sue Hayman, Anne and Ben Girst, Mike Richards and Wendy Wilmoth, Ian and Di Renard, Bruce Hartnett, Peter Nicholson, John Price and Cathy Lowy and Ferry and Joli, Jenny Doubell.
Apologies from: Chris Ryan and Barb Hammond, Jim and Emmanuella Goding, Amy and Chris and Molly Scholten-Smith, Anna and Adam and Aidan Wild, Thomas Hayman, Louise Einfeld, Erika Cloes, Mary Nicholson, Sid and Felicity Bloch, Carol McCormack, Robin Stonecash.
Andy's speech is here.
Judy's speech is here.
The first party was on April 30th.
Fox, Peter, Zoë, Di, Sue
The cake -- thanks, Judy!
Ferry, Joli, Zoë, son
Tony, John, Peter, Wendy, Ben, Fox, Cathy, Di
Luke, Laura, Chloë, Great Aunt Jane, Judy
Cathy, John, Caitlin, Ferry, Jenny, son, Andy, Mike
Wendy, Rob, Anne, Caitlin, Alison, Cathy, Andy, Jenny
Jono, Bruce, Laura, Chloë, Great Aunt Jane
Rob, Joli, John, Ferry, Sue