Goodies galore up for auction

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 14 December, 2006, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 14 December, 2006, 12:00am

There are all sorts of goodies up for auction in this year's Operation Santa Claus. Here are a few tasters, but for bidding and more details, go to

UNTIL DECEMBER 17: Pacific Coffee is donating the popular Jura-Capresso Impressa S9 Avantgarde espresso machine for auction. The retail value is HK$12,495 and the starting bid is HK$8,000. Please send your name, phone number and bid price to

UNTIL DECEMBER 20: Three South China Morning Post artists have recreated a classic Rene Magrittepainting in coloured chalk. The starting bid is HK$5,000. E-mail with your name, contact information and bid.

UNTIL DECEMBER 21: Discovery Travel & Living has donated two autographed copies of Anthony Bourdain's Les Halles Cookbook. Send your name, contact number and bid to

UNTIL DECEMBER 31: Ocean Park has kindly donated a selection of exclusive experiences for children and adults to enjoy. For details of these treats, see

UNTIL JANUARY 2: Auction of pieces by artists Liu Tung-mui and Miyashita Yoshitsugu. Exhibition venues: OC Gallery, G/F, Olympian City I, 11 Hoi Fai Road, West Kowloon and 1/F Lobby, Central Plaza, 18 Harbour Road, Wan Chai. Bids can be made at the venues.