Hot Dice, Shanghai Nights Black Tie Gala

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  • Location: Hyatt Regency Coolum, Coolum Beach 4573 Queensland

From a weeklong Sydney New Year's Experience for four, to a personal training session with local hero and Ironman Matt Pool, to a holiday in Hong Kong and Shanghai staying at two of the world's best hotels, this year's Cindy Mackenzie Breast Cancer Foundation Annual Black Tie Gala Auction promises to be one of the most sensational to date.

With the Foundation approaching the final stages of preparation for Hot Dice, Shanghai Nights, to be held at the Hyatt Regency Coolum on Saturday, May 14, excitement is building and thanks to our sponsors so are our impressive auction items.

The Cindy Mackenzie Breast Cancer Foundation Annual Black Tie Gala is the Sunshine Coast's most anticipated social event of the year.

Prominent and entertaining local radio identities Todd & Sami from Hot 91.1 will host this year's event with delightful television personality Sofie Formica.  Adding to the night's star-struck tone will be Matt Poole and Candice Falzon Australian surf lifesaving champions as well as legendary NSW cricket Coach Barry Davison and his wife Sandra and cookbook guru Annette Sym of Symply Too Good To Be True.

In a nod to the golden era of Shanghai, the Pavilion at the Hyatt Regency Coolum will be will transformed into a modern and sophisticated interpretation of China's most exciting and vibrant city. The evening will be nothing short of impressive, boasting fine food and beverages, live entertainment, high-rollers casino, raffles, silent tenders and live auctions.

A highlight of this year's auction is a "Sydney 2012 New Year Events Spectacular".  The never to be repeated prize includes tickets for four to the Lord Mayor of Sydney's Private New Year's Eve Party and fireworks extravaganza at the Opera House, New Year's Day racing in the Members at Rosehill Gardens, Members Reserve tickets to all five days of the January 2012 Sydney Cricket Test Match including rubbing shoulders with the cricketing world royalty at the Chairman's lunch on day one, tickets to the McGrath Foundation High Tea on day three and VIP access to day one of the Sydney Festival.

Even those who can't make it to this year's Gala can still raise funds by bidding on the live auctions prior to this year's event.  To make a bid and to view the full description of unique auction items visit the website and download the auction registration and bidding form.

Show your support and enjoy a lavish night of fun and entertainment. Tickets to Hot Dice, Shanghai Nights are $195 all inclusive and can be purchased online at

All funds raised on the night will go towards providing financial relief and practical support for local families living with breast cancer.

Hot Dice, Shanghai Nights
Cindy Mackenzie Breast Cancer Foundation
Black Tie Gala,
May 14, 2011

Cindy Mackenzie Breast Cancer Foundation Inc. :
PO Box 1648 Buderim QLD 4556, Buderim
1300 557 710
Cindy Mackenzie Breast Cancer Foundation Inc.

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Hyatt Regency Coolum, Coolum Beach

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