Ronan Keating And Dannii Minogue To Co-Host Emeralds & Ivy Ball

On Friday 27th September, X-Factor judges and pop superstars Ronan Keating and Dannii Minogue will host the Emeralds and Ivy Ball at Doltone House, Sydney.  British boy band Boyzone will also perform several numbers.

Joining Ronan and Dannii for the evening will be Sally Obermeder as MC, Red Foo and Georgia Sinclair as the Emeralds and Ivy Ball DJs and Ronan’s X Factor boys; Jai, Taylor and Omar who will perform on the night with Emma Birdsall.

Other celebrities confirmed to attend include Natalie Bassingthwaighte, Stephanie Rice, Dancing With the Stars’ Carmelo Pizzino, Blake Worrall Thompson, Kelly Paterniti, Miguel Maestre, Abby Earl, Arianwen Parkes-Lockwood, Marta Dusseldorp, Luke Hines, Zoe Crammond, Scott Gooding, Rohan Herring, Lincoln Younes, Amy Ruffle, Colin Fassnidge, Darren Robertson, Magdalena Rose, Simon Westaway, Ben Minghay and Casey Burgess.

The night will include live and silent auctions with impressive prizes including a luxury trip to Hong Kong with Business Class airfares donated by Qantas and two nights at the glorious Peninsula Hotel, a beautiful Portofino watch generously donated by IWC Schaffhausen, a gourmet lunch for 10 aboard the cruiser Cambria II and a lavish accommodation package at Tasmania’s Saffire Freycinet resort.  Jan Logan has created beautiful, peridot and onyx Jardi earrings especially for this event which are generously donated by Jan Logan Jewellery.

Funds raised on the night will be donated to Cancer Council’s Ronan Keating Fellowship which aims to reduce the impact of cancer on the community covering prevention, screening, diagnosis, treatment, support and palliative care.

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