Annual Golf Tournament

Annual Golf Tournament

Sir Bob Charles & team mates

Annual Golf Tournament

Annual Golf Tournament

A great November day out

Fine wine & good company

Fine wine & good company

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Friends of the BRI

TheFriends of the BRI  (FBI) is a group of community-minded people who come together for fundraising through the year.

The group welcomes new volunteers.If you are interested in volunteering, please contact the coordinator of the committee, Caroline Wagteveld McKenzie on 03 3531 245

The FBI its fabulous "Opera Meets Art" event each April at the Christchurch Art Gallery, in conjunction with The Opera Club.Our FBI Golf Tournament at the Christchurch Golf Club, Shirley.FBI's fundraising year, and an event to be put in your diary for each November. You can register for this year's event via the CMRF event website www.cmrf.org.nz/events 

The 2017 major golf sponsor was Christchurch Radiology Group.Demand for sponsorship of holes was unprecedented, with holes being sold early and the full compliment of teams registered.It is a splendid day out, one of competitive companionship, a trophy for the supreme winners, fabulous prizes, a raffle, food, wine and an auction to finish.

A highlight of the past year was the launch of Prof.Ivan Donaldson's engaging memoir"The Truant from Medicine" .Paul Donaldson, Paul Donaldson, Paul Donaldson, Paul Donaldson, Paul Donaldson, Paul Donaldson, Paul Donaldson, Paul Donaldson By his wife Chris, all the while maintaining a steady focus on his medical career.For a darn good read, grab a copy of Ivan's book, a bottle of award winning Pegasus Bay wine, find yourself a comfortable chair and be transported to sun-drenched vineyards, cool wine cellars, touching stories and insights.

You can buy a copy of Ivan's book by contacting Caroline on 03 3531 245 or emailcaroline@cmrf.org.nz or download the order form here

The Friends of the Brain Institute for their Neurological Research and Funding for Neurological Research.