A warm and welcoming venue for the first function for the Roses - an informal evening at Waxy O'Shea's
A group of local girls showed their dancing prowess
Are you sure this is the place?
Of course it's not cold out in Invercargill!
Ready to be announced
Charmaine arriving inside Waxy's
Elizabeth being greeted by the locals
Ashley making her entrance
The escorts begin to get an inkling of what they're in for!
The Roses wait to meet their escorts
Peeling potatoes was a challenge for the escorts
The escorts were presented to the Roses in turn ...
... escorted them to their table ...
... from where they watched the others
There was a chance to sit down and have a chat
Lisa and Elizabeth got to know each other
Kimberley, Anna, and Karen caught up with some supporters
Nicole and Ashley sold raffle tickets
Charmaine, Elizabeth and Laura got to know each other
For the escorts pouring a pint of Guinness was both a new experience and a challenge
but the results looked promising
The Roses and Escorts hit the dancefloor