Community Notice

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Wauchope CWA Autumn Market Day is on Saturday 2nd March 2024 9am to 1pm inside the CWA Hall High Street Wauchope. Stall holders welcome to join us for $20 per table. Devonshire teas all day for $8 includes Tea or coffee, scone, jam, cream or buttered. Wauchope Scout group will be conducting a sausage sizzle on the day.  Stalls include plants, craft, cosmetics, cakes, Bric a Brac, paintings and more. Plenty of parking at rear of building.


Anti Domestic Violence Walk on 2nd March as part of Lasiandra Week. Walk from Bain Park Wauchope at 5pm to Rocks Ferry Reserve where we will hear from speakers from Liberty Services, the Police and Local people with some first hand involvement with domestic violence. A BBQ to help raise funds for the project of setting up a network and resources to help Domestic Violence Victims.


Volunteer run organisations join together in a showcase Saturday August 10th at the Wauchope Showground. Letting our community know about our organisation and how we raise funds to help our community. If you are a volunteer group who would like be interested in participating please contact Wauchope Rotary at 


The Anglican OP Shop in Oxley Lane Wauchope are having a ½ Price sale beginning Monday 19th Feb to Friday 8th March. Sale includes all stock except kitchenware. Shop opening hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 3.30pm. Pop in and chat to our friendly staff and find a bargain.


Beechwood Salad Toss, Sunday 10th March from 2:30 pm. All welcome to try the Salads for a gold coin donation. Raffle and Bbq from 3pm. All proceeds are donated to PMQ Renal Unit.


Pelican Piecers Patchwork and Quilting Group proudly presents 2024 Harrington Quilt Show Friday 15th March 9am – 4pm & Saturday 16th March 9am – 4pm


The Gnostic Centre (Meditation School) would like to invite you to their free public lectures at the Port Macquarie Historic Courthouse 35 Hay street 7pm – 8.30 pm every Tuesday in March starting 5th March to 26th March subjects include Ancient Wisdom, meditation, The Four Pillars of wisdom and the road to true spirituality.


The Hannam Vale Reserve Committee invite you to their Market on Sunday 10th March from 8am to 2pm . There will be over 60 stalls selling a big variety of items including Bonsai trees and much more. The HMB Motorsports Will have a line- up of classic cars plus Ellis Leroy Gerrard will be singing from 9am. The Bush Cafe will be open offering bbq sausage sandwiches or egg and bacon rolls. Its all happening at 1155 Hannam Vale Road, Hannam Vale. 


Psychic Fair Saturday 16th March 10am to 3pm, 4 Tallowood Ave Wauchope.  Featuring Aura Photography, readers, psychic tarot, clairvoyance, healing, Riki, and lots more. Free face painting and hair braiding. Lots of stalls and BBQ and refreshments supplied by the 2nd Scouts group Wauchope.


Kendall Riding for the disable. Our Kendall Centre are desperately seeking NEW VOLUNTEERS to start our 2024 season. A Working with Children will be required, easy to apply online. Volunteers need to be available Tuesday and/or Wednesday 8.30am – 1pm. Fit and able to work with horse and rider to lead a horse or sidewalk with the Rider. Training will be given, you will work on a buddy system until you feel confident. Volunteer Orientation Days Tuesday 27th and Wednesday 28th February, lunch will be provided. More information, please phone Jenny 0450 798 874


Wauchope/Port Macquarie Riding for the Disabled is recommencing at the Wauchope Showground.  We operate every Tuesday during school term. Volunteers are needed. Anyone wishing to volunteer, please contact Cathy on 0417468518


Bridge Lessons Saturday 2nd March. This is an 8-week course which will run through March and April and is geared towards those who may be working and students. Cost: $5 per lesson, plus a student joining fee of $15 (Payable after 1st lesson). Once you have completed one of these courses you should have a basic understanding of the game of bridge, and you will be able to participate on a regular basis in our playing sessions. Where: Duplicate House, Hamilton Green, 176 Hastings River Drive, Port Macquarie. When: Friday or Saturday mornings from10.00am-12.00pm


The Sunrise Rotary Club of Port Macquarie runs a community market on the first Sunday of each month at the Charles Sturt University Campus Port Macquarie. Money raised from the market is given back to the community by the Rotary Club. This vibrant market has high quality stalls, featuring handmade and artisan items in a relaxed setting, with the addition of food, coffee, wine, Kombucha and music to add to the vibe. The market runs from 8.30am to 1pm. Plenty of free parking. Please contact Vicki Finch on 0417 495 747 for further details or stallholder enquiries.


Country Women’s Association CWA CRAFT every Monday morning 9am to 1pm CWA Hall, High Street Wauchope.


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Queen’s lake sailing club is operating every Saturday from 10.oo am for juniors and beginners and racing from 1.00- 1.30 pm weather and entries pending. Lunch time sausage sizzle available, club boat hire also and boat storage. Come along and join in . All enquiries to Rex on 0428652681.


Country Women’s Association Monthly Meetings on the 3rd Friday of the month at the CWA Hall in High Street Wauchope. Time 9:30am. For further info call President Doreen Burns 0400 237 729


Seniors Rights Service is the NSW based organisation part of the Older Person Advocacy Network. Seniors Rights general enquiries call 1800 424 079.                                       OPAN call 1800 700 600 Both organisations have very informative websites with resources and brochures.


Sailability Port Macquarie provides the opportunity for people of all ages with special needs to go sailing, this all-volunteer organisation has been operating since 2012. Every Wednesday we provide the opportunity to 70 sailors. Operating from McInherney Park boat shed between 7:30am and 2pm. We urgently need volunteers to assist us in this rewarding community service. There is a large variety of roles and knowledge of sailing is not required however sailors are very welcome. Find out more call Moira on 0411 152 598


Kendall Markets First Sunday of every month. The markets are held at Kendall Showground, Batar Creek Road, Kendall, from 8.00am to 12 noon and have over 35 stalls including great coffee, fruit and veg, honey, craft, woodwork, toys, plants, clothing, giftware and many others. Whilst at the showground you can visit the Kendall Men’s Shed, with their displays and items for sale. Please contact Louise Hudson on 0265 594163 for stall enquiries. 


Wauchope Garden Club general meeting on the third Saturday of each month in the Uniting Hall in Wauchope across from downtown IGA. 9-30 for 10am start. All welcome ladies and gentlemen, trading tables, raffles, speakers on Garden Topics of interest!!!!    Ros King (President) 0427625788 any inquiries


Have you always had a fascination for the night sky but wanted to know more? The Mid North Coast Astronomy Group hold FREE monthly telescope viewings for all ages. We meet the first Saturday of every month at Rocks Ferry Reserve Wauchope with loan telescopes and free tuition available. It’s out of this world! Phone Dave Reneke on 0400 636 363 for more information.


Riding for the Disabled Kendall Centre currently has some vacancies for Riders on Tuesday and Wednesday .We have 3 lessons per day, starting at 9.15am, 10.30am and 11.30am on both days. If anyone is interested, could you please ring 0450 798 874. We are still seeking volunteers who would be willing to assist both with horse and riders on our lesson days.


A golfing group for people living with Parkinson’s plays at Kew Country Club at 10 am every Friday. New players welcome. Call Tony on 0437 818 675 for more information.


Garden Village op shop. The op shop is now open from 9.30 am to 12.30  pm Wednesday, Thursday  and the 2nd Saturday of the month.


Sam’s Natty Knitters and Crocheters, knitting for the homeless every Monday 2pm to 4pm at the Port Macquarie Golf Club. They have plenty of wool donated by the Hastings community just bring some needles or crochet hooks. All are welcome.


The Port Macquarie Oxley Bridge Club meets at the bridge club rooms on Hamilton Green on Hastings River Drive on Wednesdays every week (seated by 12.15pm). All experienced players are welcome, including travelling bridge players and players new to town. Partners can be arranged. Please contact President Bob on 6584 6516


The Mid North Coast Fire Museum is open on selected days at 12 Stevens Street, Port Macquarie. The museum displays a collection of objects and is dedicated to showcasing past and present firefighting practices. Open Wednesday 11am to 3pm, and most Saturdays from 10am to 2pm. Call 0477 225 705 to confirm opening hours.


Wauchope Garden Club meetings are held every 3rd Saturday of the month. They will be at the CWA Hall in Wauchope 9.30 for 10am start.  Inquiries to Ros King (President) 0427625788. All welcome!


The Wauchope Anglican Op Shop in Oxley Lane Wauchope is open Monday to Friday 9am to 3pm. Come and grab a bargain today!


Are you someone who loves writing and would like to share thoughts and knowledge with others?  ON THE PAGE is a small group of local writers who meet informally for coffee, on the first Saturday of each month at Panthers Port Macquarie, to talk about writing. The meetings start at 9.00am, concluding at 10.30am. And there’s no membership fee.  New members are always welcomed. If you would like to be part of ON THE PAGE phone Don on 6583 2627.


Heart Health Port Macquarie walk meet at Town Beach car park on Thursdays from 8:30 am during Summer.

Stay for a cuppa and chat at Port City Bowling club after the walk. Enquiries to Jim 0412 544 820


Justice of the Peace service is at Panthers Club. Tuesdays and Thursdays 9.30 to 11.30.

Laurieton Library Wednesdays 1pm to 3pm

Port Courthouse Fridays 9.30 to 11.30

Port Library Saturdays 10am to 12 noon. Outside these hours contact Barry Hacker JP on 0412 655 904


Goats is a mixed social 9 hole golf group playing on a Tuesday  at 10.30 for a 11 am start on Emeralds Down Golf course. “ GOATS are golfers on a Tuesday. We would dearly love some new members. Everyone is welcome. For more information phone Dave Carter on 0457 735 023





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