How to organize a Christmas party for your office mates?

Christmas is just around the corner- and you know that means it is the party season. It is time to share joy with your office mates, so why not plan a Christmas party for them? During this time friendship grows stronger, relations are strengthened and feeling of empathy is spread among all.

How to organize a good Christmas party?

  • Get everyone’s viewpoints- Involve everyone and ask for opinions on what is being liked and what is not. You can share your thoughts and ideas, and together can have new and unique ideas for a party. Avoid the things which were not appreciated in the earlier party, and introduce fresh ideas.
  • Know about your budget– When you have a budget, working towards it becomes easier. You can also look for the sponsors from higher management. You can avail of company discounts and promos if possible. Knowing the budget before hand will help you decide what things to be added and what to not.


  • Activities of the party- Decide on party activities and make it a memorable one. You can opt for musical chairs, dances and you can also exchange gifts, possibly be a secret Santa to your friends. Select a funny host who can make the environment lively and fun with jokes. Everyone should enjoy to the fullest and leave office matters aside. One of the most popular Melbourne xmas party venue offers much more than just the venue, they help you setup and make the party awesome, says Harbour Kitchen at Docklands.
  • Theme party – Why not set up a theme party this year? It will add more fun and colors to your party. Theme can be Halloween or retro theme, and sure to involve everyone.
  • Divide the tasks- One cannot manage the entire work alone, so divide the responsibilities and assign to teams. Delegate work in teams such as decoration team, catering team, refreshments team games team etc, which will, in turn, run your party in a smooth manner.


  • Catering– Decide what kind of meal and starters to be served. Will it be a buffet? Or a sit down meal? Whatever it is, you should decide in advance. Hire a catering company for food and beverages. Make sure when to serve the drinks, refreshments and snacks. Serve your guests a welcome drink. One such AWESOME catering company in Melbourne is iQ catering Heidelberg.
  • Location – The venue should be very well known to all the colleagues. The venue’s management should ensure that adequate space is available for parking. Seating and table arrangements need to be convenient. Look for the other requirements such as dance floor, lights, music and cleaning services.

Here are other important points to be considered

  • Everyone should be available on the date decided for the Christmas party.
  • Make sure all your office mates enjoy and participate in the party
  • Communicate the theme party before, so everyone can have their attire ready.
  • Set the limit for alcohol. Though alcohol adds fun to the parties, it should be limited.

The success of an event is not only dependent on the organizer but also on the subordinates who are attending the party. Always remember that despite being the organizer, you have the license to enjoy yourself and actively participate in all events.

In Love with Melbourne Cup & Fashion

Melbourne cup is one of the most stylish, fashionable  and prestigious Australian event with thousands of people flocking in from different parts of the world to experience the day. Check out the awesome video about fashion, celebrities, fun and activities the event brings along with it. This info post has been shared by We Click Melbourne –  one of the most popular speed dating event website based out of Victoria. Check out their website for more events..

Horse Race Video – California Chrome

Horse racing events have been around for quite a while. In earlier times, they were associated with the rich and the aristocracy. However, in present times, they can be enjoyed by millions of spectators. There are a large number of horse racing events organized across the world. If you are passionate about the sport, Lynden Parks Stallions blog will provide you the much needed dose of information. The blog has some interesting articles and video posts about various kinds of horse racing events. Watch the video to experience the thrill and excitement associated with horse racing events. The video will surely make you fall in love with the sport.

Horse Race Event at Narragansett Park in Pawtucket

Horses have been the love of the classes since ever. Horse racing is an event which due to its aspiration status has charmed one and all in the high societies. The magnificent animal makes everyone fall in love with it. Our blog lets you align your social life with the recent horse events to help you plan your social calendar. The video resources on our blog help you understand the horse related sport better. Also if you are new to this, we give you a small hint of the popularity and the excitement associated with these events. If you are a horse racing enthusiast – we help you learn the ropes.

Horse Race at its Best

If you are one of those enthusiasts always on the look out for something new to try and some new people to meet and talk to, read this blog to keep yourself updated with all the singular and diverse events that are happening in the city, so you do not miss out on one. You can also get to know details regarding stallion management services here, and along with informing you about every carnival in the city, we specially focus on horse racing events, and the Melbourne Horse Cup. Do watch and enjoy an interesting horse racing video that has been shared here.

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The Beauty of Hockey: The Greatest Game on the Planet

ce hockey is a challenging game. It is mostly seen playing in Australia. While people play ice hockey they get injured. If we follow some easy techniques and take some measures this game can be played with less injuries and will be more challenging. The players play an important role in this game, they need to be proper athletics. The first most important preparation for the players is Physical, mental and emotional preparation which is very much important to achieve a high rate of success for this game. The goal is considered to be the winning point of the game. Players should concentrate on the goal. This has been sponsored by Table tennis tables for sale and pool tables for sale by  a Melbourne based TR Sports business. 

Melbourne Cup Carnival the celebration that stops a nation

The Melbourne Cup truly is the epitome of all horse racing events ever to have existed on a global scale. Held every year in the city of Melbourne in Australia, this race involves the top horses from all around the world. Several people come to this event, as it is nothing short of a carnival that brings the entire city to a standstill. There are several people who bet on the races as well and earn a lot of money. But, how to bet on the races and how to make this a perfect getaway for the entire family? Simply search for blogs over the internet and understand what the bloggers have said there.

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White Night Melbourne 2015 – A Time lapse

Besides being among the busiest commercial cities of world Melbourne is also regarded as the hub of cu Australia’s art and cultural. With a variety of aboriginal art galleries and local festival you can enjoy the authentic food and flavours of Melbourne. The White Night is one of most prominent event that everyone eagerly awaits for every year. It’s a magnificent mega event takes place from dusk to dawn which is a platform for visual art, illuminations, theatre, fashion, film and music. The central attraction however is the free performances by both veteran and aspiring artists. All night the central streets, lane ways and public places are crowded with throng; hustle-bustle, melody and lights seems to adorn the ambience. This Melbournian post has been sponsored by Melbourne based event & conference speaking agency. Check out their educational conference speakers and entertaining after dinner talks here. 2015-08-31 14-30-50

Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival – what to expect?

Melbourne has always been the favourite place for the horse lovers, who like betting on horses and stallions or even for those, who own their stallions and want them to participate in the biggest of racing events. The famous Melbourne Cup event is also a part of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival that is the most awaited event of the year, enjoyed by the people of the entire country in the months of Spring. 2015-08-31 14-26-25

Different cups and events in Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival:

The Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival is the event that horse lovers and stallion owners wait for the entire year. The most important aspect of the racing competition or event is certainly the Melbourne Cup. This is the major cup of the event that hosts races and competition amongst some of the best breeds from across the globe. Stallion owners come to Melbourne during this Spring Carnival to have their stallions participate in this prestigious racing competition. The Melbourne Cup Carnival is a four-day long event that is held in the month of November, during the early half of the month at Flemington. This is home to this prestigious cup and every year, the competition to win this cup is held in here.

The other most important cup is the Caulfield Cup that holds a three-day long competition amongst the stoutest, thoroughbred stallions. This cup is played for at Caulfield, and hence it receives this name, and the competition is held in the month of October.

The carnival mood:

Although the events in this horse racing competition are solely associated with the stallions, but the mood that this competition sets is indeed a unique one. People come to Melbourne from different parts of the country as well as from across the globe. They all get indulged in a festival and carnival spirit, and the entire city receives a festive mood, where everyone enjoys and takes part in the wonderful races and competitions. 2015-08-31 14-28-19

At Moonee Valley and at Sandown, there are many other race days held during the two consecutive months of October and November and these are the WS Cox Plate day in October at Moonee Valley and the Sandown Classic day in November at Sandown. These two single racing days or competitions are also no less exciting and those, who miss out taking part in the Melbourne Cup or want to take part in only a single day competition, prefer to choose these cups or plates for their stallions. 2015-08-31 14-30-50

The best part of these competitions is not the prestige of winning alone, but also the huge amount of prize money that the horses will bring to you as their prestigious owners. The prize money depends on the distance that the horse has to cover and also on the prestige and popularity of the cup or plate that the horse is racing for. You can get a complete detail of the days on which the racing competitions and events are held so that you can enjoy the competition and take part in it. 2015-08-31 14-31-42
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Melbourne Cup Carnival the celebration that stops a nation

The Melbourne Cup carnival is an event where the entire Australian nation comes to a standstill. It is held in November at Flemngton each year and during this period, several thousand tourists visit the country from all parts of the world. The history of this carnival, shown through paintings, goes as far back as the 1900’s, when there were already 100,000 people in the stands. Horse racing is a popular event here. Emotions of the people during the race are very well captured on video. People who enjoy good things and love to be part of the city come together during this cup. As fashion is a big part of the carnival, celebrities from several parts of the world turn up here.