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Wahoo!! Its nearly Christmas!! As with every year we would like to celebrate kiwi style here in Zurich. The afternoon will start with a crafts table for the kids and good old natter for the adults while the wee nippers are occupied. The jolly fat fellow in red will fly in with gifts* for the kids and after these have all been opened we will all enjoy afternoon tea. Yum.
Where: Forsthaus Rüshlikon,off Obere Chopfholzstrasse, Rüshlikon
Date: Sunday 27th November 2016
Time: 2pm – 6pm
Share: Please bring a plate - sweet or savory for afternoon tea.
Swap: Bring any english books you would like to swap or give away.
Our annual Wine Tasting event will not disappoint. This year Australian Tim Magnus who loves sharing his passion for wine will be walking us through eight premium Swiss wines. Two are going to be kept a surprise but here are six
· 2012 Histoire d’Enfer Petite Arvine Reserve
· 2015 Donatsch Completer ‘Malanserrebe’
· 2012 La Maison Carée Pinot Noir Auvernier
· 2013 Weingut Fromm Pinot Noir Selvenen
· 2010 Guido Brivio Merlot Riflessi d’Epoca
· 2011 Histoire d’Enfer Syrah
Tim completed the WSET Level 4 Diploma through the Wine Academy Austria in 2012 and become an Associate of the Institute of Wines & Spirits. In 2015 upon completion of his research thesis he received the title 'Weinakademiker' as well as winning the inaugural 'Swiss Wine Award' for his research thesis. Timothy is also an Accredited International Bordeaux Wine Educator.
Where: Karl der Grosse, Kirchgasse 14, 8001, Zurich
Date: Friday 4th November 2016
Time: 8pm – 10pm
Zurich Summer Grill and Adventure Walk – Sunday 12th June
Please come and join us for a day out with grill and an activity walk for the kids. We will meet at the Sihlwald Visitors Centre for a grill and then after lunch head off for a 2km walk in the forest around the activity loop. The beginning and end of the walk is quite steep but its possible to walk a longer route with a buggy. At an easy pace the walk is about 1.5hrs.
May Summer Drinks
Please join us for our first summer gathering of 2016 in Zurich. Starting at 4pm you can bring your kids for a play in the park and sit under the trees to enjoy a cool drink and snacks. Or come along after work and enjoy the music, drinks and some great food from the grill.
Fritschi’s Grill is run by a fellow kiwi Jasmine who makes good honest food with a few small treats from home. Check the website www.fritschisgrill.ch for more information.
Where: Fritschi’s Grill, Fritschiwiese, 40 Zypressentrasse, 8003, Zurich
Date: Friday 27th May 2016 Time: 4pm – 10pm
Directions: Fritschi’s Grill is located in Wiedikon Zurich very close to Albisreiderplatz (Bus nos 33, 72 and 82) and right next to Zypressentrasse Tram stop (Nos 2 and 3, just 12mins from Zurich HB Train stration)
ANZAC day picnic
Blaues Haus, Thalwil
This Saturday Sam at the NZ Cafe in Langstrasse, Zurich, is offering 2 chf dirty cappuccinos. See the attached information. It would be great to see some Kiwis from the club there between 14:00 and 16:00 on Saturday to drink the best coffee in CH.
Rüschlikon Forsthaus, Zürich
6.November (instead of the 30.October, sorry for such short notice)
Karl der Grosse
New Photos online!
Waldhütte, Aesch bei Birmensdorf
The New Zealand Association is a club for expatriate New Zealanders and their families living in Switzerland. To be eligible to join the club you must either hold a New Zealand passport, be related to a New Zealander, or be able to demonstrate that you have very strong ties to New Zealand.