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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..

We’re on Facebook!!! Shelby Mannion has started up a What’s On In White Cliffs Facebook page and we’ve added a Google calendar to help keep track of things. Just contact Shelby or Randel or leave a visitor’s post if you want something included.

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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RIP Leon Hornby—22/12/1930 to 06/08/2019
Leon was the builder and owner of the Underground Motel and a strong promoter of tourism in White Cliffs
Our sympathy goes out to Marg, family and friends

 

· From the Noticeboard:
Rough wanted: 0455 114 294 Gerry

 

· Opportunity for Grade 6 student to attend camp at Stewart House in Sydney
Jessica-Rose will be attending Stewart House in Sydney for two weeks during December. There is no cost to the family and students from the Broken Hill area who are attending are flown to and from Sydney. The cost of the flights is covered by donation from local schools, businesses and individuals. If you would like to help this worthy fundraiser , please go to https://www.schoolsplus.org.au/stewart-houseoutback-ocean/

 

· Grants, Funding, Scholarships & Awards
2020 Science and Innovation Awards -
Applications are now open for the Science and Innovation Awards for Young People in Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry, a competitive annual grants program recognising and supporting young Australians aged 18-35 by funding projects that will benefit Australia's primary industries
Check the full list of eligibility requirements on the website here: http://www.agriculture.gov.au/abares/conferences-events/scienceawards
Applications close Friday 4 October 2019.

2020 charity brunch community grant applications.
Apps close 25 October 2019.
https://www.eastershow.com.au/charity-brunch/
The aim of the project is to bring together community and district rural residents at events that share information, offer social inclusion and provide physical and mental health education in an informal setting to help enhance farmer resilience and strengthen community connection.
Any questions regarding the Grant Application should be directed via email to: Charitybrunch@rasnsw.com.au
Charity Brunch Community Grant applications will close at 5pm on Friday 25 October 2019.

Position Vacant
Training Café Co-ordinator (part-time)—Wilcannia
www.ccwf.org.au/positions vacant
Applications close August 19, 2019
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Check out the weekly & monthly further down the page!

The Next 7 days

Wednesdays 5-8pm White Cliffs General Store
Pizzas!!!!
Pre-orders appreciated

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

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

Friday, August 16 5.00 pm White Cliffs Sporting Club
White Cliffs Solar Thermal Power Station Friends Inc. Committee Meeting.
Chairperson: Ross O’Shea Secretary: Graeme Hanigan Treasurer: Tina Hanigan
Committee: Cathy Campbell, Evan Webb, Enid Black, Rod Greene, Richard Allen

Friday, August 16 1-4 pm White Cliffs Community Hall
Free Legal Advice Clinic by the Far West Community Legal Centre
Drop in or telephone: (08) 8088 2020 or Freecall: 1800 300 036 to make an appointment
There will also be an information stand at the Gemfest.

From Friday, August 16 6.30pm until Sunday pm White Cliffs Art House
White Cliffs Gem Fest Local painting/drawing competition
All entrants to live or have a residence in White Cliffs or live in the local area.
with a special section for the children
Winners judged by peoples’ choice.
Contact Robyn Taylor 0445 886 413 or robrick7.1948@gmail.com

Saturday, August 17 & Sunday, August 18 9am to 5pm White Cliffs Hall
White Cliffs Gem Fest
Includes a display of work by internationally renowned artist and Barkandji man, Ed Harris—paintings, carvings, engravings, didgeridoos and boomerangs (www.eddyharrisoaboriginalart.com.au),
Morning tea & lunch available
Entry: Gold coin donation
To book a stall: inside the hall for $20 per day
Outside $10 peer day
Tables $5

Saturday, August 17 & Sunday, August 18 CWA rooms
Biofield Tuning with Dhyani Carroll and Sue Barker
This is a therapeutic method that makes use of the frequencies produced by tuning forks to detect and correct imbalances within biomagnetic energy fields that surround the body.
Individual and group sessions available.
For bookings contact Sue Barker from Toowoomba on 0437 621 468 or reikiisue47@gmail.co

Saturday, August 17 pm White Cliffs Hotel
Georgie Campbell’s karaoke.

Sunday, August 18, 10 am St David's Church, White Cliffs
Church service with Helen Ferguson

Sunday, August 18, 11 am White Cliffs Cenotaph
Vietnam Veteran’s Day—Long Tan Day
Service at Cenotaph followed by BBQ lunch.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Tuesday, August 20, 7.30 pm
White Cliffs Miners Association Annual General Meeting
Email: wcma2012@hotmail.com
President: Ron Dowton 08 8091 6711,
Vice President: Rusty Wagner,
Secretary/Treasurer: Jane Stevenson 0429 601 870. .
Committee: Dave Brown, Tina Brown, Doug Brook, Brian Eakin, Brian Greenwood, Graeme Dowton

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Thursday, August 22 White Cliffs Health Centre
RFDS Clinic
GP: Jo Ho
No Mental Health

Thursday, August 22, 6pm White Cliffs Outback Store
Tourist Association White Cliffs AGM & Committee meeting
Chairperson: Fran Schonberg Secretary: Hayley Atkins
Treasurer: Honor Taylor

Thursday, August 29
Central Darling Shire Offices closed due to all Council staff undertaking critical training.
(Includes the Ivanhoe Multi Service Outlet, Menindee Rural Transaction Centre, Wilcannia Chambers and all Council Depots)
For emergencies only on 29 August 2019 please phone 0429 915 992

Thursday, August 29 White Cliffs Health Clinic
RFDS Clinic
GP: Jo Ho
No mental health

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

Friday, August 23, 4.30 pm Red Earth Opal Café
Arts Festival Committee Meeting
Chairperson: Sacha Sullivan Creative Director: Cree Marshall
Secretary: Fran Schonberg Art show director: Cherryl Fyffe

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

Monday, September 9 White Cliffs Hotel
Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia Darling & Murray River Run
Day 2—Louth, Tilpa, Paroo Darling National Park, White Cliffs

Friday, September 13 Broken Hill
Health Council Forum
for members of the White Cliffs Health Council

Friday, September 13 to Sunday, September 15 Broken Hill
Broken Heel Festival
Life Outback is Never A Drag!
www.bhfestival.com or on Facebook.

Tuesday, September 17, 7.30 pm
White Cliffs Miners Association
Email: wcma2012@hotmail.com
President: Ron Dowton 08 8091 6711,
Vice President: Rusty Wagner,
Secretary/Treasurer: Jane Stevenson 0429 601 870. . .
Committee: Dave Brown, Tina Brown, Doug Brook, Brian Eakin, Brian Greenwood, Graeme Dowton

Sunday, September 22, 7pm Broken Hill Civic Centre
Lee Kernaghan—Backroad Nation Tour

Friday, September 27 White Cliffs Public School
Last day term 3

Friday, September 21, Saturday, September 22 & Sunday, September24 (AM)
Free Spirit Healing Clinic with Donna Lee Wynen
Subject to client numbers

Sunday, October 6, 2am
Daylight Saving Starts
When local standard time is about to reach 2:00:00 am clocks are turned forward 1 hour to 3:00:00 am local daylight time.
Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour later on 6 Oct 2019 than the day before. There will be more light in the evening.

Monday, October 7
Labour Day—NSW, ACT & SA

Tuesday, October 8, 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

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

Monday, October 14 White Cliffs Public School
First day term 4

Tuesday, October 15, 7.30 pm
White Cliffs Miners Association
Email: wcma2012@hotmail.com
President: Ron Dowton 08 8091 6711,
Vice President: Rusty Wagner,
Secretary/Treasurer: Jane Stevenson 0429 601 870. . .
Committee: Dave Brown, Tina Brown, Doug Brook, Brian Eakin, Brian Greenwood, Graeme Dowton

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

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

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
Vice-President Rob Dyson
Secretary Bert Gale

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 2019at 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)

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

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

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, 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, August 14 to Sunday, August 16 White Cliffs Community Hall/CWA rooms/National Parks
White Cliffs Underground Arts Festival
I See Red!
To be confirmed

Weekly Activities:
Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays & the 1st Thursday of the month 9am to 2.30pm 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
First Sunday—Bar open 12 noon to 5pm
Lunch 1pm
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: Bill Hoskins 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: wcma2012@hotmail.com
President: Ron Dowton 08 8091 6711,
Vice President: Rusty Wagner,
Secretary/Treasurer: Jane Stevenson 0429 601 870. .
Committee: Dave Brown, Tina Brown, Doug Brook, Brian Eakin, Brian Greenwood, Graeme Dowton

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

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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