Community News

Clarence River U3A

Its ‘Pitter Patter’, with The Gondoliiers on Wednesday July 17, sign on is at 6pm at Treelands Drive Community Centre, Yamba for 6.30pm sharp and the $5 entry includes refreshments on arrival, at interval. Contact Laura at,

A correction to the forthcoming ‘Almost Back to Basics Camping’, the 12 bush camp sites including two powered sites are for the Christmas camp at Minnie Water on December 6-8. The next camp is August 13-15 at Lylldale.

The Croquet group’s grant application for a covered viewing/seating area at Raymond Laurie Sports Centre has passed the first step and community voting commenced on Monday 15. This will be a facility available to other groups, so please get behind this project and support it by voting.

At Croquet after play on Tuesday July 30 will be a free lunch at the Marina, but numbers are limited so email Ros at

There are still seats for Lismore Car Boot and garden bus trip on Sunday July 21. Non-members are welcome, contact Ros on to make a booking.

Watch this space for a Twilight Time Cruise in late September, food, drinks and entertainment.

At last count there were a few tickets for the ‘Little Bit of Culture’ bus trip to the matinee performance at the Coffs Harbour Jetty Theatre of Jane Rutter and Peter Cousins. Cost is $68. Lunch is at Pier Hotel and not included. Contact Patricia at

Pauline Keegan