Welcome to Randel's Dates.

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..

¨ White Cliffs now has two up to date web pages.
Tourist Association, White Cliffs  http://www.whitecliffsnsw.com.au 
Rex Duncombe.  http://www.whitecliffsnsw.com.

¨ 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

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RIP  Shirley Nicholls (Dyson)
Shirley passed away following an accident on the Cameron’s Corner Road last Tuesday.  She will be sadly missed by the people of White Cliffs.
Our sympathy goes out to Rob, the family and her many friends.

Þ Fossicking Tours:  
Starting August 24th, 2017. 9am
Leaving from Fossickers Den Opal Showroom, 2 hr duration with free morning tea.  All equipment supplied. 
Learn how to fossick and what to look for out on the opal field.  Keep what you find.   Suitable for all ages.  $30 per person or $70 per family.
Tours hours flexible for Bus/Coach group booking.  
For more details—Shop:  0477 500 982   Brad;  0413 300 420     Hayley  0410 355 859
Web:  www.fossickersden.com.au                    Facebook www.faceboo.com/FossickersDen email:  fossickersden@outlook.com.au

Þ       Check out the weekly & monthly events further down the page!

The Next 7 days

Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays 9am to 2.30pm White Cliffs Hall
             White Cliffs Work for the Dole Program (WFD)
            
Feel free to visit, drop off or pick up sewing jobs, pop in for a cuppa and discuss your community ideas. Maybe we can turn them into WFD activities.
            Supervisor: Jane Stevenson 0429601870

 

Tuesdays 11 am  The Art House (opposite the White Cliffs Health Clinic)
             Art Group Painting
            
Donation $2 
            
All Welcome

 

Tuesday, August 15, 7.30 pm—White Cliffs Community Hall
            White Cliffs Miners Association Annual General Meeting
 
             Email:  wcma2012@hotmail.com 
                          President: Ron Dowton  08 8091 6711,  
                        Vice President Brad Atkins 08 8091 6635, 
                        Secretary/Treasurer Jane Stevenson 0438790510. .
                        Please get nominations for office bearers to Ron, Brad or Jane.

Wednesday, August 16  White Cliffs Health Centre
            RFDS Erik Janssen
            Mental Health  - Susan Jordan

 

Wednesdays 11 am  The Art House (opposite the White Cliffs Health Clinic)
             Art Group Painting
            
Donation $2 
            
All Welcome

 

Thursdays 7.30pm  White Cliffs Hall
             Indoor bowls
            Gold coin donation, bring a plate. 
            Contact: Ron Dowton
             All welcome

 

Fridays, 10.30am  Red Earth Opal Cafe
             Craft 
            
Join the ladies as they sew, knit & natter.
             All welcome

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

Saturday, August 19  Hay
            Highway to Hell Motorbike Challenge
            
Supporting the Hay, Booligal & Ivanhoe communities
            There's a 28 seater bus booked for the event, tickets are $20 per person or $30 for a family of 2adults & 2kids. Pay by 12th August. See Tracy at Bullant Motors, Hay to book and pay for your seats.
            Morning and afternoon tea will be held at the Booligal Hotel (at your cost).
            Lunch will be at Ivanhoe same as last year the Youth Club will be laying on a great spread for $10 per head, it's a great meal. 
            This year all entries will be placed in a barrel and first correct entry drawn wins, there will also be other prizes drawn similar. Presentation will be at the Hay Services Club from 630pm. 
            The Hay Services Club restaurant will be open with the usual menu (at your cost). 
            Contact: Hay Vintage & Veteran Motorcycle & Car Club hvvmcc@gmail.com

Sundays, 8 am  White Cliffs Sporting Club Golf Course
             Golf—$5 green fee Clubs available for hire—even left-handed.

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

Sundays,   White Cliffs Sporting Club
             Email:  WCSC2836.secretary@gmail.com
            
6pm  Bar open
            7pm
 Dinner—volunteers needed to help serve & clean up  

August 21-August 25  White Cliffs Public School
             Whole school excursion to Wentworth, Mildura and Mungo National Park
            
If you are interested in being a parent accompanying the excursion, please let the school know.

 

Mondays, 3-5pm Table tennis at the Hall - players welcome.  
            Contact ??

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Wednesday, August 23  White Cliffs Health Centre
            RFDS Deb Molloy
            No mental health service

 

August 26-27 9am to 5pm  White Cliffs Hall
             White Cliffs Gem Fest & Car Boot Sale
          
Entry fee:  donation to Royal Flying Doctor Service
            Meals:   Morning & afternoon tea—provided by CWA
                        Breakfast & lunch—provided by the Arts Festival Committee
                        Friday night—White Cliffs Outback Store
                        Saturday night—White Cliffs Hotel/Motel (+ entertainment)
                        Sunday night—White Cliffs Sporting Club
            
Contact: Jane Stevenson    0429601870 or wcma2012@hotmail.com

 

Friday, August 25, Saturday, August 26 & Sunday August 27  White Cliffs
             Heartfelt Connections—Massage Therapy
            
Bookings available.  Contact Dhyani Carroll 0409 035 323

 

Sunday, August 27, 7pm  Fort Eagle
             White Cliffs Music Festival Inc. Annual General Meeting

 

Wednesday, August 30 & Thursday, August 31,  White Cliffs Community Hall
             Department of Planning & Environment, Maitland.
            
If you have any mining issues or questions you are invited to attend.
            Further information:  Jane Stevenson

 

Thursday, August 31  White Cliffs Health Centre
            RFDS– Amanda Brownlow
            No mental health service

1st Monday White Cliffs Historical Vehicles Club

Saturday, September 2 8am to 6pm & Sunday, September 3, 8am to 12.30pm  Darling River, Menindee Weir Pool, Crick Park to Weir 32
            Menindee 2017 Father’s Day Fishing Challenge
            
Menindee Markets                              Footy Passing Competition
            Rod & Reel Casting Competition
            Food—BBQ & Drinks (No alcohol allowed) available each day.
            Adults $10, Children $5
            Phone: Menindee RTC 08 8091 4392, Tim 0429 339 566, Paul 0407 441 198

 

First Thursday of the month 9am to 2.30pm White Cliffs Hall
             White Cliffs Work for the Dole Program (WFD)
            
Feel free to visit, drop off or pick up sewing jobs, pop in for a cuppa and discuss your community ideas. Maybe we can turn them into WFD activities.
            Supervisor: Jane Stevenson 0429601870

 

Thursday, September 7, 7pm  White Cliffs Sporting Club
             White Cliffs Sporting Club Inc. Annual General Meeting followed by a General Meeting
            
Agenda items to wcsc2836.secretary@gmail.com

 

September 8,9 & 10  Broken Hill
            Broken Heel Festival

 

Wednesday, September 13, 10 am to 2 pm   Wilcannia Men’s Shed
             Legal Aid, Civil Law Clinic
            
Contact Mukesh Mahajan   0416 885 303

 

Friday, September 22  End of term 3  White Cliffs Public School

 

Friday, September 22  10am  Kilfera, Ivanhoe
            26th Kilfera Field Day—A great family day out
            
Auction in support of the RFDS & Ivanhoe Health Service
            Craft, Government Agencies, Sheep & Cattle Studs, Machinery, Manchester, Plant Nursery, Rural Product
            Enquires to:  Clive, Fay & Peter Linnett, “Kilfera”, Ivanhoe NSW 2878
            Ph.:  Clive & Fay 02 6995 1315    Ph. Peter 02 6995 142
            Mobile: Clive 0428 951 315,  Fay 0429 951 224, Peter 0428 951 224
            Fax: 02 6995 1224     Email: kilfera1@bigpond.com

 

Tuesday, September 26, White Cliffs
            CDSC Administrator town visit

 

Tuesday, September 26, 12.30-1.30pm  Aged Persons Rest Centre, 240 Blende Street, Broken Hill
             Farm Safety Session – Quad bikes
            
Attendees qualify for two quad safety rebates worth $1000 each, as well as the small business rebate worth $500
            Lunch will be provided
            RSVP quadbikesafety@safework.nsw.gov.au or call 02 9618 8418
            Visit www.safework.nsw.gov.au for details of the Quad Bike Safety Improvement Program

 

September 26, 27 & 28  Around Broken Hill
            Free Quad Bike Training
            
Conducted by Tocal College.  Call 02 4939 8881 for more information or register you interest at www.tocal.nsw.edu.au

 

Monday, October 2  Labour Day Holiday (NSW)

 

Monday, October 9  Start of term 3   White Cliffs Public School

 

Wednesday, October 11, 10 am to 2 pm   Wilcannia Men’s Shed
             Legal Aid, Civil Law Clinic
            
Contact Mukesh Mahajan   0416 885 303

 

Wednesday, November 15, 10 am to 2 pm   Wilcannia Men’s Shed
             Legal Aid, Civil Law Clinic
            
Contact Mukesh Mahajan   0416 885 303

 

Tuesday, November 21, Wilcannia
            CDSC Administrator town visit

 

Wednesday December 13, 10 am to 2 pm   Wilcannia Men’s Shed
             Legal Aid, Civil Law Clinic
            
Contact Mukesh Mahajan   0416 885 303

 

Friday December 15  End of term 4, White Cliffs Public School

 

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)
            
Feel free to visit, drop off or pick up sewing jobs, pop in for a cuppa and discuss your community ideas. Maybe we can turn them into WFD activities.
            Supervisor: Jane Stevenson 0429601870

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

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

Thursdays  7.30pm 
             Indoor bowls 
at the Hall– all welcome
            Gold coin donation, bring a plate.  Contact Ron Dowton

Fridays, 10.30am  
            In winter Craft at the Red Earth Cafe
.  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.secretary@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—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. 
             Cost: This season the fees will be:         Adults:                  $2

                                                            Children               $1 under 10 years

                                                            Monthly               $25 per family, individuals $20

                                                            Seasonal              $75 per family, individuals $60

            Season: November - March

Other Activities:

1st Monday White Cliffs Historical Vehicles Club

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:
            Bill Hoskins                                        Dick Wagner
            Annette Turner                                    Bert Gale
            Vicky White                                        Randel Greene
            Ros Shannon                                       Jenny Hoskins

2nd Tuesday—February, April, June, August, October
            
White Cliffs Sporting Club Committee meeting
            All correspondence to WCSC2836.secretary@gmail.com
                        President: Dick Wagner, 
                        Treasurer: Fran Schonberg
                        Secretary: Randel Greene

3rd Tuesday in the month 7.30 pm—from April to October.  White Cliffs Miners Association meetings. 
Email:  wcma2012@hotmail.com 
                        President: Ron Dowton  08 8091 6711,  
                        Vice President Brad Atkins 08 8091 6635, 
                        Secretary/Treasurer Jane Stevenson 0438790510. . 
                        Committee:  Doug Brook, Dick Wagner, Jurgen Hecht, Graeme Dowton

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

Tourist Association White Cliffs—contact Linda George

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

4th Wednesday of each month—Central Darling Shire Council Meeting 9am 
http://www.centraldarling.nsw.gov.au/council/council-meetings-centraldarling/1166041-2015-council-meetings

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

Sheep & Horse Poo
The White Cliffs Primary School P & C is selling bags of sheep & horse poo to raise funds.
$10 a bag—collect from the school.

 

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