85th birthday celebration - 9 August 2014  
12 November 2014
GK 85 portrait

On 9 August G√ľnther Komnick hosted a luncheon party for 140 guests to celebrate his 85th birthday. The event was held at Hudson's Restaurant, Vredenheim Estate in the Stellenbosch winelands. The entertainment included the traditional Swiss Huusmusig band, in which G√ľnther plays the piano accordion. Gunther's son Christian and daughter Kela traveled from Perth to join in the celebrations.
Pictured here are from left to right:
Rafael Gomes (son-in-law), Tiago Gomes (grandson), Colleen Gomes (daughter), Warrick Kemp (family friend), Lila & G√ľnther Komnick, Christian Komnick (son), Kela Rose (daughter), Belinda & Roland Franklin (family friends), and Bianno Gomes (grandson).