Quota Club of North Haven. Join us for a  theatre party to see the film “Ladies in Black” directed by Bruce Beresford at the Laurieton Plaza Theatre, Thursday 2oth September 10 am for refreshments for a 10.30 start. $20 per head. For further details please phone Jenny on 6559 9048.


Celebrating Aged Care Excellence – Bethany Aged Care Plus Centre in Port Macquarie is celebrating a successful Accreditation with an Afternoon Tea for staff, residents and friends on Monday 24th September at 2 pm. If you would like to attend the afternon tea or undertake a tour of the centre please contact Carrol on 6583 760 or carrol.scarfe@aue.salvationarmy.org


ROLLAND PLAINS CENOTAPH DEDICATION-SEPTEMBER 22ND 10 am. The Honourable Melinda Pavey, MP will be attending to officially dedicate the Cenotaph. The event is a Community Initiative organised during this Bicentennial Year in the Port Macquarie Hastings  area. Everyone is welcome to attend. a well renowned morning tea will follow the Event with more highlights planned. These will incorporate the re-hanging of our Honour Rolls in the School of Arts Hall and a Historical display to view and participate in. For further information please contact Jan Thompson on 6585 8220, Neil Jones on 6585 8206 or Phill Morton on 6585 8090.


NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN FOR THE PORT MACQUARIE-HASTINGS SPORTS AWARDS 2018 INCLUDING THE WAYNE RICHARDS SPORTING SCHOLARSHIP. The nomination covers all sporting activity and achievements from 1st October 2017 to 30 September 2018. Nominations close midnight 30th September. apply online at http://sunrise-rotary.org.au/sportsawards/ The Presentation will be held on 26th October 2018 at Panthers, for more information visit www.sunrise-rotary.org.au/sportsawards to apply for the scholarship visit www.pmhc.nsw.gov.au/2018wrs 


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 0419 991 946.


Dahlsford Grove lifestyle Village will be holding a Craft Fair on Thursday 27th September from 9.30 am to 2 pm at 1-5 Greenmeadows Drive, Port Macquarie. Gold coin admission, showcasing the talents of the residents and craft, plants, chutneys, bric a brac, raffles, Devonshire Teas, sausage sizzle and an auction at 1.30 pm. For further information call Dian Barnes on 0408 119 115.




“200 YEARS TOGETHER – AN EXPLORATION THROUGH TIME” will be held on 28th October, from 11 am – 5 pm on the Town Green and Town Square as part of the Port Macquarie Hastings Council’s celebration of our regions Bicentenary. Expressions of interest our now open for local crafts people, entertainers, performers, food vendors and stall holders.


The Wauchope Bonsai Workshop Group will be holding a Bonsai Show and Exhibition of Traditional & Native Bonsai on 20th & 21st October at Laurieton United Services Club from 10 am to 4 pm. Entry is $3, children under 12 free. Demonstrations from 11 am – 1 pm daily, raffle, club sales table, pre-bonsai trees and pots and tools on sale.






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!


HANNAM VALE OPEN GARDEN DAY will be held on Sunday 21st October from 10 am to 4 pm at Hannam Vale Reserve, 155 Hannam Vale Road, Hannam Vale. visit the beautiful Hannam Vale valley, view private gardens. Morning tea and lunches and lots more available in the Hannam Vale Reserve. For further information contact Anne Campbell-Cross on 0414989776 or Graham Bird on 0403447042



Will run for three days from 28th – 30th September 2018. The weekend is a whole-of-community celebration of all things Bonny Hills past, present and future providing multiple opportunities for all to become involved and to make it a memorable weekend. On Friday night there will be a free outdoor cinema at Rainbow Beach from 6pm. On Saturday, welcome ceremony, games, children’s entertainment, market stalls and music. Historical exhibits will be on display at the Surf Club from 5pm on Friday. On Sunday explore everything the local region has to offer, cafes, wineries, shops, beaches, lookouts and bushwalks. For further information contact Laura Collins 0413 713 153.



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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