GDSWBC bowls back after lockdown

Welcome to our first bowling news after our regional lockdown. Our regular social bowls commenced last…

Iluka men’s bowls

Social bowls Wednesday September 15Winners – G. Donsworth & K. Montague; runners up – B. Caldwell &…

Youngsters again at Grafton golf

Weekend competitionsIt was an interesting event last Saturday, which was an 18 hole American Foursomes, sponsored…

Write way to welcome you to Lawrence

Emma PritchardDuring the past several weeks, members of the Lawrence Area Over Fifties Group have been…

Yamba men’s lawn bowls: We are back!

The State Government and Bowls NSW this week provided guidelines for the return of bowls at…

Yamba Yesteryear’s

Sea View Guest HouseWith World War 1 now over, tourism was becoming the main industry in…

Generous donation keeps community safety beating strong

Emma PritchardAlthough it gives her incredible peace of mind when she sees it hanging on the…

Caring for the children in our community

Emma PritchardEvery child is special and unique.And they all deserve the best, especially when it comes…

Pets Domain Yamba’s grand opening was a huge success.

There were lots of customers and lots of enthusiasm.The local community has responded extremely well to…

Andy Wilkinson – the expert at the end of the Rainbow

Rainbow Power companies are the local specialists in solar power and battery storage, both for grid-connected…

Grafton CWA Branch

The Grafton CWA branch held its monthly meeting on Friday, September 17 and 16 members were…

Grafton Seniors September general meeting including a trade table, with an attendance of 41, and apologies of 12.

Guest speaker, Glynn Bodimede, chemist, spoke on Webster packs. Glynn has been a chemist since the late 1950’s, when mainly mixtures and powders, few tablets were available. Webster packs help avoid confusion, and misplacing tablets. 

Birthday wishes to those celebrating; and there are no known sick members.

Sympathy to Betty Doggett, on the passing of her cousin.

Fathers day competition winners were F. Wratten; D. McLean; P. Moran; H. Campbell.

Correspondence in: Thanks from Eileen Taylor; C V Council remittance, grant money; Northland Coaches new trip rates.

Correspondence out: Sympathy card to Les Battye, after his brother’s death; new member letter to Elsie Norris.

General business: Christmas lunch booked for December 3, at the Racecourse function room. Grocery donations for hamper raffle welcome. Card available from Service NSW for QR sign in. New scams mentioned, including parcel delivery, Amazon orders and more.  

Trips: new brochures, letters, refund cheques, new receipts for eight day tour on 13 August 2022; day trip – Yamba boat cruise, October 15 still has still seats; day trip tickets – Evans Head annual picnic on November 19, have just gone on sale. Day trips for next year now being planned.  

Competition winners: J. Ireland; D. Monaghan; J. Campbell; D. Bailey; R. Watkins; Y. Chard; R. Worrell; K. Smidt. 

New members: over 50’s welcome.

Next meeting: Tuesday October 12 at 10.30am at Racecourse, with guest speaker Duncan McKimm.

Enquiries: to publicity officer, Sandra on 6642 7720 or 0417 464 946. 

Sandra Connelly

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