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Birthday cake.

90 years of CWA at Chatsworth Island

Chatsworth Island CWA last week celebrated its 90th birthday in the Chatsworth Island hall.

A group of members and friends enjoyed a morning tea of “Tea and Scones”. The birthday cake was cut by the Branch’s longest serving member Anita Gooley.

A special presentation was made to three members. Mrs Gooley received a badge for 50 years membership and a certificate. She has been a member for 51 years.

Bev Ryan and Sue Causley received long service badges. Mrs Ryan being a member for 37 years and Mrs Causley 27 years.

Sue Causley, Bev Ryan and Anita Gooley received their special badges. Image: Contributed

Three members recently attended CWA North Coast Group’s annual conference. Chatsworth Island CWA was successful in bringing home two trophies from the conference. The trophies for the best publicity report, and best branch report. Marion White was elected as Group Cultural Officer.

The Branch will now go into recess for its Christmas break and will return again on February 2.

Members are reminded that they need to bring entries for the March Group Craft and Handicraft Day being held in Glenreagh to this meeting.

All ladies are welcome to attend this meeting at 10am in the Chatsworth Island Hall.

A Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all.

Marion White

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