Community Notice

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The Greater Port Macquarie Dementia Friendly Community Alliance and Soul Sounds Music Therapy has launched a singing group for those living with Dementia and Parkinson’s and their carers. Memories in melodies First session 17th June at 10am. To register call 0493 758 540


Port Macquarie Rugby is celebrating its 50th year with a gala dinner at Sails by Rydges, Park Street Port Macquarie, on June 29. Past players, supporters and sponsors are invited to attend this evening to be a part of the celebrations. More information is available at the Port Macquarie Pirates web and Facebook pages or you can contact Steve on 0412 822 372.


Volunteer organisations will 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 


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$5 Coffee Charity Fund is Introducing and incredible easy and unique way of assisting those in our community who are less fortunate and struggling during these difficult times. All it takes is for coffee or tea drinkers to commit to foregoing just one of their normal coffees or teas weekly and donate the $5 or a one-off donation to the $5 Coffee Charity Fund. Meeting times Wednesday and Fridays 10.30am. Bring along your partners for coffee and a chat at the Little Red Van Corner of Ocean Drive and Bayside Circuit Laurieton. For more information, please contact Graham Lee 0413 480 999


Lighthouse Evening View Club – Monthly Dinner Please join our lovely ladies for dinner whilst supporting the Smith Family with their Learning for Life Program and other initiatives to help disadvantaged school children.  We meet on the 2nd Wednesday of the month at Port Macquarie Golf Club at 6.30pm.  We enjoy dinner together and have an interesting speaker each month or a theme to create some fun. Call Coralie on 0481 870 339 if you would like to join us.  Cost $31.


“Ukulele Therapy presents MADukes who meet every Friday morning at Club Lake Cathie from 10.00-12.00. This is a fun-loving group involving singing and playing an ukulele. All levels of experience are welcomed. Make some new friends or you can come and just listen to the music and be part of an audience. For enquiries just contact Khristina 0425 278 549 ”


Square Dancing with Port Squares continuing Tuesdays 7.30 – 9pm at the Senior Citizens Hall, 43 Munster Street, Port Macquarie. Cost Senior Members $2. Needs are good hearing, listening Skills, and the ability to dance as a team of 8 dancers. Wear flat shoes. Call Louise 0458 546 880 


The Wauchope Garden Club Meeting every third Saturday of the month in the CWA room Wauchope. They always have a guest speaker each month, trading table, swap table, raffles and general information available from the in-house horticulturist Deb 9-30 am for 10am start All welcome to attend Ros King (President) 0427625788


Soroptimist International has over 90,000 women worldwide, they’ve been the global voice for women since 1921. Meetings held in Port Macquarie Library on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 10am. For further information contact Audrey 0410 532 377


Wauchope Euchre Club invite you to Mixed Euchre every Wednesday night at the Wauchope Country Club, 6.45pm. Cost $2 to join in. There are great prizes and Good fun! All Welcome For further information call Helen 0447 876 082


View Port Macquarie Day Club. Go along and join the friendly morning group. They meet 10am on the 3rd Monday of every month at Panthers Port Macquarie upstairs. They support the Smith Family Educating Under Privileged Children in Schools. Lunch afterwards in Panther’s downstairs for those who wish to join. Call Anne 0417995212


Share the Love Project is a grassroots movement aimed at helping those less fortunate in our community. Their aim is work directly with people experiencing homelessness or financial hardship and to provide support and much needed life essentials. Every Wednesday, from 10am to 2pm, All welcome. For more info contact Felicity on 0424 589 345


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


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.


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. Visit the website


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. They 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. 


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.


The Garden Village op shop is now open from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm Wednesdays and Thursdays 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 are welcome!


The Wauchope Anglican Op Shop in Oxley Lane Wauchope is open Monday to Friday 9am to 3pm. 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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Subject: Community Announcement