If you would like to place something on the community noticeboard, please get in touch on 6247 6444 

 


 

English Conversation Group
Every Thursday
10am - 12 noon

English conversation group is an informal weekly group for adults in the community for whom English is not their first language. Volunteers assist participants with language skills and familiarisation with services and activities in the local community. Morning tea is provided.


 

Boomanulla Family and Community Family Game Naidoc Game Day
24 June 2017
Keith Tournier Ovals, Majura Avenue, Ainslie

Join Boomanulla and the UC Grizzlies for Family Community Game Day, with youth, men's, and women's games.
A variety of food options will be available and we will be drawing our current raffle winners.
Our Ladies League Tag team and our men's team will be wearing NAIDOC themed jerseys, designed by local artist Esma Livermore, which will be auctioned off following the men's game.
Proceeds from the auction will be used to assist our local youth service, Gugan Gulwan who provide support and programs to our young people throughout the ACT.
More information on the work that Gugan Gulwan does with our youth can be found at:
http://www.gugan-gulwan.com.au 

For more information about this event, call 0438699511

 


 

Children's Tumour Foundation Mega Hero Walk
Sunday, 23 July 2017
8.30am signup, 9am warmup
Rond Terraces, Acton

On the 23 July 2017, the Children’s Tumour Foundation will be hosting their Mega Hero walk. The walk will be taking place in 7 cities around Australia including Canberra. This will be the first time this event will be coming to Canberra therefore we are focusing on reaching as many people regionally as possible. 

Participants can enter as an individual or as a team and raise funds for the cause. Everyone that registers will receive a yellow cape to wear on the day, and can choose to participate in either the 2km, 5km or 10km walk. There will be a warm up routine beforehand, and celebrations at the finish line include raffles, entertainment, refreshments and awards. 

For more information about this event, call 0402576442, visit megaheromarch.com.au, or https://www.facebook.com/nfmegaheromarch/

 


 

National Pyjama Day
Friday 21 July 2017

The Pyjama Foundation raises much-needed awareness and funds for children in foster care.
By wearing your favourite pyjamas and making a donation, you’ll be making a difference to the lives of children in Foster Care. 
All money raised from National Pyjama Day will go towards supporting more than 1000 children with their learning and education, fund educational resources and help create a brighter future.

Register for your FREE Pyjama Day kit at: www.nationalpyjamaday.com
For more information about this event, call 32568802 or visit www.nationalpyjamafoundation.com

 


 

Charles Conder Community Fete
29 July
11.30am - 3.30pm
134 Tom Roberts Avenue, Conder

Conder local community fete with rides by Camelot Amusements, Market stalls, Wood fired Pizza, BBQ, games, music, Coffee Van, Cake stall, Tombola and Showbags. Fun for the whole family!

Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions or visit https://www.facebook.com/Charles-Conder-Primary-School-PC-Association-534246723411355/

 


 

Cystic Fibrosis ACT's 6500 Santa Speedo Shuffle
30 July 2017
10am - 2pm
Southern Cross Yacht Club, Mariner Place, Yarralumla

Dust off your speedos for Cystic Fibrosis ACT’s annual 6500 Santa Speedo Shuffle and help raise money for Canberrans living with cystic fibrosis. We’re calling for 200 brave Santas to descend on Lake Burley Griffin to run the western basin as many times as possible in 65 minutes.

The event will finish with a Christmas in July themed festival at the Southern Cross Yacht Club. 

For more information about this event, visit santashuffle.org.au

 

 


 

 

BIG Book Fair - Woden
11, 12, 13 August
10am-4pm
12 Corinna St Woden

Woden Seniors' well known and much loved BIG Book Fair is on again this year.  It will be bigger than ever before with a huge range of good quality fiction, non- fiction, children's books, recent magazines, puzzles, postcards, vinyl records, DVDs, CDs and games. The President's table will feature a wide selection of old and collectable books. Parents and grandparents looking for children’s books will be delighted by the range. This year there is a special section for young adults. All books and other items have been cleaned, sorted and categorised, making it very easy to find the treasure you are searching for. Entry is by gold coin donation. For further information visit www.wodenseniors.org.au or www.facebook.com/wodenseniors.