PORT MACQUARIE RSL Sub Branch –AUXILIARY
Members of the RSL Auxiliary meet on the 2nd Monday of each month in the Rushcutters Room 1st Floor of Panthers Club Port Macquarie, from 10:30am. The RSL Auxiliary provides support and care for the wellbeing of Returned and still serving Australian Army, Navy and Air Force Personnel. Members of the community are welcome to join the Auxiliary and to also join in social activities.
The Auxiliary has a social luncheon on the first Wednesday of each month.
For further information please contact:
Port Macquarie RSL sub – branch
1 Bay Street
Port Macquarie NSW 2444
(PO Box 6842) Port Macquarie NSW 2444
Phone No: (02) 6583 2748 Fax: (02) 6583 8102
St, Vincent de Paul Christmas Appeal 2018. Your gift could change g on lives. Donations to the Appeal can be made at vinnies.org.au or by phoning 131812 or at any Vinnies shop.
Port Macquarie Animal Welfare Service conduct a Pet Adoption Day on the second Saturday of each month at Pet Stock, Lake Road, Port Macquarie. For further enquiries contact Leonie on 6584 6142.
From the 1 November, Port Macquarie local shoppers are encouraged to help
fundraise for families affected by cancer this Christmas as many are also
struggling with spiralling costs of living.
Locals can purchase $2 donation cards at Coles and Coles Express sites in Port
Macquarie with 100 per cent of funds going directly to Redkite.
New South Wales families have faced a 31 per cent hike in the cost of
medical and hospital services and a 19 per cent increase in utility costs
over the past five years.
In partnership with Redkite, the five-week Christmas campaign will help
families pay for rising household bills, medical and travel expenses.
Redkite provides essential support to children and young people with cancer
(aged 24 and under) and their families from diagnosis, throughout
treatment, and after treatment ends.
Port Macquarie Stroke Recovery Club meets every first and third Thursday of the month at The Westport Club in Port Macquarie at 10 am. The club provides great support for stroke survivors and their carers to come together.
The Westport Club’s Christmas Under The Stars. Sunday 9th December from 5.30 at Westport Park, Buller St, Port Macquarie. Starring Tim Campbell and a variety of local talent. Fireworks at 9 pm, family activities including kids’ amusements, visit from Santa. Food and drink stalls, coffee vans and treats. Proceeds from $2 pp entry fee supports The Salvation Army local Christmas Hamper Appeal. Attendees welcome to bring folding chairs and picnic blankets. This is an alcohol and smoke free event, for more information visit www.thewestportclub.com.au
Kew Country Club will be holding their next fund raiser on Sunday 18th November for “Westpac Helicopter”. Doors open 9.30 am, Walk-Up the order of the day, show starts 11 am. Donation at the door includes raffle for the day. Bistro open from 8.30 am, lunch from 11 am. Enquiries , Club 6559 4203/Mark 0429027379
Port Macquarie Rotary Club opens its used book store every Saturday morning from 9.00 am to 1.00 pm in the Rotary Community Centre at 198 Hastings River Drive Port Macquarie. Nothing is over $4.00 and with over one thousand books on the shelves most tastes can be met.
Throughout October, all sales income will be donated to help NSW drought affected farmers.
Come along and help this great cause. Donations of books are always welcome.
The Hastings Bonsai Group meet on the 1st Saturday of the month at the Rotary Community Hall, 198 Hastings River Drive, Port Macquarie. We are keen to promote interest in the hobby in a friendly fun filled day. if you are interested in Bonsai or would just love to learn something new then we would love you to drop in and say hello. For further details please call John on 0419991946.
BreastScreen NSW offers FREE screening mammograms in Port Macquarie at their fixed site at the Port Macquarie Base Hospital. 9 in 10 women diagnosed with breast cancer do not have a family history. A screening mammogram offers the best chance of early detection. Appointments take less than 20 minutes. A doctor’s referral is not required. All women over the age of 40 are eligible and women aged 50 to 74 are particularly encouraged to attend. Simply phone 13 20 50 to book your appointment now!
FLAMIN’ DRAGONS PORT MACQUARIE
Come and try Dragon Boating, Tuesdays & Saturdays 6.30 am for 7 am on the water at Port Marina.
Bring water, clothes and shoes that are ok to get wet-as well as a sense of humour! The Club caters for people of all ages and abilities, men and women as well as juniors over the age of twelve. We support, encourage and welcome new members. The Club competes at various regattas – local, State and National Titles and there are also opportunities to compete in overseas events. Contact us via our website www.flamindragonsportmacquarie.org.com
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