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This information sheet is produced by Randel on a volunteer basis & it is wise to confirm dates etc. because things change and sometimes mistakes are made! Send her a message on whatsonatwhitecliffs@gmail.com or 0457 478 759 if you see something that may be of interest to the people of White Cliffs or if you would like to receive a copy..

Are you holding a meeting? Don’t forget the Listen 6 hearing system so that those with some hearing loss can take part!
It can be booked and collected from the White Cliffs Sporting Club—ph. 0457 478 759 or contact Dick Wagner

If you need the Fire Brigade, Police or Ambulance in an emergency ring 000
For Police if not urgent ring 131 444.

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¨ Central Darling Shire
—Position Vacant
Project Manager
The Project Manager will provide engineering and other expertise, leadership and direction in the management and delivery of Council’s Capital Works Programs including initial seal works on the Cobb Highway and Pooncarie Road and new water reticulation works at White Cliffs. http://www.centraldarling.nsw.gov.au/…/positions-vacant/pro…
#centraldarling #farwestnsw #employment

- Australia Day 2020 Nominations
2020 Australia Day Citizen of the Year
Young Citizen of the Year
Environmental Citizen of the Year
Sportsperson of the Year
Event of the Year.
Nominations close on Friday, 29 November 2019 at 5pm.
Nomination forms are available from all Council offices and on Council website www.centraldarling.nsw.gov.au

The Awards will be announced and presented on Sunday, 26 January 2020 at the Australia Day Ceremonies

¨ It Could Only Happen In White Cliffs
Book now available at the White Cliffs Sporting Club, Southern Cross Opals, Red Earth, the Art House and direct from Cree Marshall

$25 each.

¨ 2020 White Cliffs Arts Festival
Planning is well underway around the theme of Ï See Red””
If you’d like to help with donations of paint (red, black, white), wool, light canvas for banners, red material, Bali flags and pole, photographic paper for printers, red lanterns etc. please contact Cree Marshall.
Want to join in? There will be lots of opportunities to get involved between now and August.
Art Festival Opportunity #1: Find a frame, paint it around the theme of Ï see Red” and put in a black and white photo of someone from White Cliffs and get it to Cree by early August, 2020. Contact Cree for more information.

 

¨ Conference, Scholarships, Awards
National Renewables in Agriculture Conference – 14 November 2019 - Hurry for early bird tickets
When: 14 November 2019 Where: The Range Function Centre, Wagga Wagga
Cost: $75 (before 14 October) RSVP: ASAP
Hear from industry experts, suppliers and farmers already using renewables - all in one place. Secure your place here http://bit.ly/2nPCDPT

2020 AgriFutures™ Rural Women's Award
Applications for the close in two weeks. If you have an idea that could positively impact rural industries and communities, apply today! https://www.agrifutures.com.au/people-leadership/rural-womens-award/?fbclid=IwAR37lEmcCaYg3-uBAgYZtIeDU41z6oNIixqeZ8_csX8HXyjZe6DuDEis6dg

2020 NSW WOMEN’S WEEK GRANTS
The grants round will open Wednesday 9 October 2019 and close at 5pm Wednesday 6 November 2019. Applicants will be notified of the outcome in mid November 2019.
For more information and to view the grant guidelines, please visit https://www.women.nsw.gov.au/news-and-events/nsw-womens-week/nsw-womens-week-grants

 

¨ Australia Sheep Producers Annual Sheep Meat and Wool Survey
https://www.sheepcentral.com/australian-sheep-producers-sought-for-annual-sheep-meat-and-wool-survey/?fbclid=IwAR2e9Jwi23g7Ag3KfPyoTGInxcTSU-S-hCA-QTKgPR_55bD30H_On0Ce_Tw


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The Next 7 days

Monday, October 14 to Saturday, October 26 2019
Wild Dogs—Local Land Services Spring aerial baiting program
1080 poison baits will be used with the rate of application being 10 baits per kilometre.
The area covered through the program is from Hungerford in the north-east, Broken Hill in the west and to Mt Hope in the south-east.
Following aerial baiting, ground baiting will be carried out from early November.
For more information: Biosecurity Team Leader: Tim Wall (Wilcannia) 0428 915 070
Seasonal Baiting Coordinator—East: Lisa Caswell (Bourke) 0432 550 183,
Seasonal Baiting Coordinator—West, Brooke Anderson (Broken Hill) 0436 475 814.

Friday, October 18 9am White Cliffs Public School
School Assembly
All Welcome

Friday, October 18 White Cliffs Public School
Child Protection Workshops by YWCA
Children will be grouped in Stage groups

Fridays, 10.00am Red Earth Opal Cafe
Craft
Join the ladies as knit, sew & natter
All welcome

Friday, October 18 White Cliffs Health Centre
Telehealth
Telehealth supplements the already scheduled face to face clinics at the White Cliffs Health Centre. These regular sessions will provide White Cliffs residents with dedicated clinic time with an RFDS doctor at the Clive Bishop Centre in Broken Hill—all without leaving White Cliffs!.
For an appointment ring the Clive Bishop Centre, between 10am and 12 noon on 08 8080 3780.
Contact the White Cliffs Health Centre for more information.

Fridays, 3-5pm White Cliffs Hall
Table tennis
players welcome.
Contact Barbara Gasch

Fridays 6pm
Locals dinner at the Store. Bookings preferred.
Visitors always welcome.

Sunday October 20, 12-2pm White Cliffs Hotel/Motel
NO COUNTER LUNCHES TODAY.

Sundays, 4 pm White Cliffs Hotel/Motel
Euchre???—All welcome

Sunday, October 20 From 4pm White Cliffs Hotel Back Bar
Georgie Blore—live music

Sunday, October 20 White Cliffs Community Hall
Shitbox Rally (400 to 550 people)
https://www.shitboxrally.com.au/the-event/
Starting in Melbourne on October 19 & travelling via Birdsville to finish in Townsville on October 25.
Raising money for the Cancer Council.
Enquiries & if you’d like to help: Dick Wagner

Sunday, October 20 White Cliffs Sporting Club
NO EVENING MEAL TODAY

Sunday, October 20, 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm White Cliffs Hotel
Dinner available—limited menu

Mondays, 3-5pm White Cliffs Hall .
Table tennis - players welcome
Contact Barbara Gasch

1st Monday White Cliffs Historical Vehicles Club from April to December
President: Rod Cooke
Vice-President Rob Dyson
Secretary Bert Gale

Tuesday, October 27 White Cliffs Public School
Magic Flute Workshop by Brad Cooper

Tuesdays, 10 am The Art House
Bead and Craft Workshop?
Bring your own beads and/or use the ones provided by the Craft Group.
BYO lunch & a cup.
Contact person: Cree Marshall
Donation: $2 per person—$5 per person for first visit if using beads.
ALL WELCOME.

Tuesday, October 22, 11am Kid’s Playground, Barkandji Drive, Mallee, Wilcannia
WaterNSW Wilcannia Weir Replacement, Community Drop In Session
https://www.waternsw.com.au/projects/regional-nsw/wilcannia-weir-replacement
Start with a BBQ lunch.
More information: WilcanniaWeir@waternsw.com.au

Tuesday, October 22, 5-7pm Wilcannia Golf Club Bingo room, Wilcannia
WaterNSW Wilcannia Weir Replacement, Community Drop In Session
https://www.waternsw.com.au/projects/regional-nsw/wilcannia-weir-replacement
More information: WilcanniaWeir@waternsw.com.au

Tuesday, October 22 to Thursday, October Broken Hill
Healthy Landcare, Health Landscapes—2019 NSW Landcare and Local Land Services Conference
www/nswlandcareconference.com.au
www.facebook.com/nswlandcarecandlocallandservicesconference
www.twitter.com/nswlandconf

Tuesday, October 23, 11am Bourke Footballs Ground, Hood Street, Wilcannia
WaterNSW Wilcannia Weir Replacement, Community Drop In Session
https://www.waternsw.com.au/projects/regional-nsw/wilcannia-weir-replacement
Start with a BBQ lunch.
More information: WilcanniaWeir@waternsw.com.au

Thursday, October 24 White Cliffs Health Centre
Royal Flying Doctor Clinic
GP: Mike Forster
Mental Health: Anne Te Kawa, Lesley Harvey

Tuesday, October 24, 11am Mission, Warralli Avenue, Wilcannia
WaterNSW Wilcannia Weir Replacement, Community Drop In Session
https://www.waternsw.com.au/projects/regional-nsw/wilcannia-weir-replacement
Start with a BBQ lunch.
More information: WilcanniaWeir@waternsw.com.au

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Friday, October 25 1.30 pm Wilcannia
Beyond the Gainline
Presented by the Impact Church
Clinics by NRL, boxing, soccer (including representatives from the NSW Koala girls’ team)
Evening: The sports stars tell their stories about how their faith helped them at the end of their careers.
Also in Broken Hill on October 26 & 27.
For more information contact Irving Blundell on 0421 325 825

Sundays, 12-2pm White Cliffs Hotel/Motel
Lunch

Sundays 8am White Cliffs Sporting Club
Email: WCSC2836@gmail.com
Golf

Sundays, White Cliffs Sporting Club
6pm Bar Open
7pm Dinner
All welcome

Thursday, October 31 White Cliffs Health Centre
Royal Flying Doctor Clinic
GP: Neetha Purushotham
Skin Checks: Jo Ho - full body skin checks for skin lesions or spots. Dr Jo Ho follow up with surgical interventions for any lesions or spots during the first week in November.
No mental health service.

Friday, November 1, Saturday, November 2 & Sunday, November 3 (AM)
Free Spirit Healing Clinic with Donna Lee Wynen
Subject to client numbers

1st Monday White Cliffs Historical Vehicles Club from April to December
President; Rod Cooke
Vice-President Rob Dyson
Secretary Bert Gale

Monday, November 6, From 10am Burke Oval, Wilcannia
Wilcannia Careers Day, 2019
An invitation to young people, young adults and the general public to find out about career options and opportunities
Lunch will be provided.
If you are an employer/service and want to be part of the expo, please contact Alicia: 08 8091 5729 or email: Alicia.ronayne@dvnswsm.org.au. Please express your interest by 31st October 2019.

Saturday, November 9 Maidens Hotel, Menindee To be confirmed.
Central Darling Shire Tourism Association
White Cliffs representatives are: Fran Schonberg, Dick Wagner, Honor Taylor & Rob Dyson.

Menindee Saturday 9 November 2019 at Maidens Hotel (to be confirmed

Thursday, November 14 White Cliffs Health Centre
RFDS Clinic
Dermatology: Dr. Ian McCrossin (referral & skin check by GP required prior to appointment)

Thursday, November 21 White Cliffs Hall
White Cliffs Public School Presentation night
Premiere: “Blackout”; a short movie, professionally produced by DART dartconnections.org.au, written and performed by the students of the White Cliffs Public School and other locals.
This film will be part of the ongoing promotion of the White Cliffs Solar Thermal Power Station.

Monday, November 25 to Friday, December 16 for White Cliffs Public School
Stewart House

Saturday, November 26 To be confirmed
Year 6 Farewell

1st Monday White Cliffs Historical Vehicles Club from April to December
President: Rod Cooke
Vice-President Rob Dyson
Secretary Bert Gale

Monday, December 2 White Cliffs Public School
Science Day

 

Monday, December 2, 12.30 White Cliffs Health Centre
White Cliffs Health Council (closed meeting)
Any queries, questions or issues can be raised with the Health Council members:
Secretary: Bill Hoskins Chairperson: Dick Wagner
Annette Turner Bert Gale
Vicky White Randel Greene
Ros Forrest Jenny Hoskins

Wednesday, December 11 to Friday, December 13 White Cliffs Swimming Pool
Swimming lessons for White Cliffs Public School

Friday, December 20 White Cliffs Public School
Last day term 4

Friday, December 6, Saturday, December 7 & Sunday, December 8 (AM)
Free Spirit Healing Clinic with Donna Lee Wynen
Subject to client numbers

2020

April 1 to April 4, 2020 Broken Hill
Australia Women Pilots’ Association National Conference
Contact: Dominique Brassier T: 04 0790 3330 dominique_b@llnet.net.au

Saturday, April 11 7pm White Cliffs Hotel
Catherine Britt http://www.catherinebritt.com/
Tickets: https://www.songkick.com/concerts/39130046-catherine-britt-at-white-cliffs-hotel

Saturday, April 25, 2020
ANZAC Day Commemorations
10.30 to 10.45 am Gather at the White Cliffs Hotel to march to the Cenotaph
11 am Service at the Cenotaph
Please note: No dawn service

Saturday, May 9 2020 Silverton
World Largest Gathering of Indian Motorcycle Ride & Rally
Contact: Christine Keeble, M. 0418 970 963 or chris@ckck.com.au

Friday, May 15 to Sunday, May 17, 2020
White Cliffs Music Festival
For information contact: Anne Baker 0428 757 088 or Julie Cain 0427 508 670

Friday, August White Cliffs Community Hall/CWA rooms/National Parks
White Cliffs Underground Arts Festival
I See Red!
Date to be advised

Weekly Activities:

White Cliffs Hall
White Cliffs Work for the Dole Program (WFD)

Wednesdays & Fridays
St. Mary’s Pharmacy, Wilcannia delivery to White Cliffs

Monday & Fridays, 3-5pm
Table tennis at the Hall - players welcome.
Contact Barbara Gasch???.

Fridays, 10.30am
Craft at the Red Earth Café or other locations when Red Earth is closed.
Join the ladies as they sew, knit & natter.
Shirley Owen is offering some alpaca wool for the spinners. Contact her on ethelfarmer@hotmail.com if you would like her to bring some up for you.

Fridays 6pm
Locals dinner at the Store. Bookings preferred.
Visitors always welcome.

White Cliffs Sporting Club
Email: WCSC2836@gmail.com
Golf—Any day, any time. $5 green fee (honesty system applies). Clubs available for hire—even left-handed.
Club rooms available for hire—catering available
Sundays, 8 am Golf
6pm Bar open—volunteers with RSA certificates needed
7pm Dinner (Feb/March to Dec) —volunteers needed to help serve & clean up

Sundays, 4 pm White Cliffs Hotel/Motel
Euchre—All welcome

Sundays—10am Wilcannia St. John’s Catholic Church
Liturgy

White Cliffs Swimming Pool
run by the White Cliffs Swimming Pool Committee (s355 committee of the Central Darling Shire.)
Chairperson: Dick Wagner
Robyn Taylor—Secretary
For further information please contact Shire Services on 08 8083 8900.
Season: November - March

Other Activities:

1st Monday White Cliffs Historical Vehicles Club from April to December
President: Rod Cook
Vice-President Rob Dyson
Secretary Bert Gale

1st Monday February, April, June, August, October, December
White Cliffs Health Council (closed meeting)
Any queries, questions or issues can be raised with the Health Council members:
Secretary: Margaret Tate Chairperson: Dick Wagner
Annette Turner Bert Gale
Vicky White Randel Greene
Ros Forrest Jenny Hoskins

3rd Tuesday in the month 7.30 pm—from April to October.
White Cliffs Miners Association
Email: wcma2020@gmail.com
President: Ron Dowton 08 8091 6711,
Vice President: Rusty Wagner,
Secretary/Treasurer: Dave Brown
Committee: Peter Crawford, Tina Brown, Graeme Dowton, Tallon Towers, Kim Folland, Peter Thomasson.

White Cliffs Sporting Club Committee
All correspondence to WCSC2836@gmail.com
President: Dick Wagner,
Treasurer: Fran Schonberg
Secretary: Hayley Atkins
General committee: Peter Thomassen, Rita Veroude, Frank Veroude

White Cliffs Gymkhana and Rodeo
an annual event held on the last weekend of the NSW school holidays

Fire Brigade.—contact Rick Taylor, Fire Brigade Captain.

White Cliffs Music Festival
an annual event held on the third weekend in May
Contact: Anne Baker 0428 757 088 or Julie Cain 04277 508 670

Tourist Association White Cliffs—contact Fran Schonberg

SES—contact Graeme Wellings

Underground Arts Festival (bi-annual) - contact Cree Marshall

Hall Committee - contact Clair Innes, Secretary

White Cliffs Community Association—caravan park
contact Rob Dyson

4th Wednesday of each month—Central Darling Shire Council Meeting 9am
http://www.centraldarling.nsw.gov.au

Helping White Cliffs Hear (FRRR Caring for Ageing Regional Australians funded)
The equipment, Listen 6 hearing system, is available for everyone to use. The boxes contain a transmitter, 6 personal receivers, 6 ear buds, 2 personal hearing loops, a conference microphone. & feedback forms It is very simple to use and should help those with hearing difficulties hear everything that goes on.
People with hearing aids will need to have the telecoil activated to use the personal hearing loop. Check for a “T” switch or ask your hearing service.
If you have a function where this would be useful please contact Dick Wagner at Southern Cross Opals or rgreene@bigpond.com

2nd Wednesday of the month Wilcannia Safe House Woore Street.
Far West Community Legal Centre http://www.farwestclc.org.au/
The Far West Community Legal Centre assists people who cannot afford the service of a private law firm and who are not eligible for legal aid.
They offer free legal information and advice, community legal education and lobbying for changes to laws that are unfair.
Tel: 1800 300 036 or 08 8088 2020 Fax: 08 8088 2060 Email: reception@farwestclc.org.au

2nd Sunday of the month 11 am—St Mary’s Church, White Cliffs IF REQUESTED!
Church Service
Contact Mary Wilson 0408 858 718 wilhampe@gmail.com
Parish Office: PO Box 185, Broken Hill, NSW 2880
Tel: 08 8087 4402
email bhfwanglicans@yahoo.com.au

2nd Sunday of the month—3pm Wilcannia Hospital Conference Room
Anglican Church Service
Contact Mary Wilson 0408 858 718 wilhampe@gmail.com
Parish Office: PO Box 185, Broken Hill, NSW 2880
Tel: 08 8087 4402
email bhfwanglicans@yahoo.com.au

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