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Community Service Announcements

2WheelBabes Mega Babe Raid

From the 16th to 19th of November 2WheelBabes and 2WheelBlokes will be in Dubbo
hosting a Mega Babe Raid (Motorcycle Rally For Chicks), there will also be a community open day
where we will be setting a few world records and celebrating our success.

We would love the local community to be involved in the following ways:

  • Stall Holders
  • Sponsors
  • Entertainers
  • Childcare Providers
  • Food Vendors
  • Community Groups Wanting To Fund raise
  • Supporters Joining At The Sunday Night Gala Dinner
For more information please visit www.2wheelbabes.com



Australian Red Cross Blood Service News

This week Dubbo blood centre is 30+ donations short of what is needed to support patients in need. It is vital these appointments are filled to ensure supplies. 

Monday, Tuesday & Friday are days of particular concern. 

To make an appointment please call 13 14 95 or visit www.donateblood.com.au

You can also make appointments at the Dubbo Blood Donor Centre - 1/150 Darling Street.

Monday 11:30am - 7pm
Tuesday 11:30am - 7pm
Wednesday 11:30am - 7pm
Thursday 8am - 2pm
Friday 8am - 3pm
Saturday* 8am - 12:30pm

*Open first Saturday of the month only.



Black Dog Ride

Black Dog Ride's iconic annual 1 Dayer aims to start a national conversation about depression and suicide prevention. 

Get the country talking and ride with your local 1 Dayer.
Dubbo on Sunday 18th March 2018.
Meet: From 7:00AM at Macquarie Inn for breakfast.
Riders will leave at 9AM sharp!

We encourage everyone to meet the riders at Dunedoo for morning tea around 10:30AM, or join us at The Commercial Hotel for our post ride lunch from 12PM.
Fantastic $20 Black Dog Ride meal deal, followed by raffles and live music.

Contact: Wayne Amor - email dubbo@blackdogride.com.au 
Or look up the Dubbo Black Dog Ride Facebook page.

Register as a rider for Black Dog Ride's one Dayer online by midnight AEST 5th March
and you will go into the draw to WIN an Indian Motorcycle valued at approx. $20,000! 
Register today at www.blackdogride.com.au

 



Cobar View Club

Annual Meeting meeting will be held at the Empire Hotel function room
on Wednesday 21st February. Commencing at 11:00am. 

Please contact Kate on 6836 2956 for bookings by Friday 16th February.



Dubbo & Orana C.P.S.A Meeting

The Combined Pensioners and Superannuates will no longer hold their meeting at the Dubbo Neighbourhood Centre. The new location will be at the C.W.A rooms on Wingewarra Street at 10:00am March 9th. Join us for a coffee with a group of friendly people with guest speaker Alison Dawes.

For any enquiries please contact Ken 0412 016 228 



Dubbo Dance Camp

Dubbo Dance Camp will be launched by Justice Crew Founder, featuring street dancing and hip hop. The camp will arrive to Dubbo on February 24th and 25th at Orana Dance Centre.

The fresh dance intensive will feature some of the most influential leaders in the entertainment industry, such as Justice Crew founder Maurice June, Hip Hop impresario Marco Andre Selorio and choreographer Joey Patterson. 

To register for the Dubbo Dance Camp, contact 0448 649 091 or email zoey@oranadancecentre.com.au



Dubbo Farmers Markets | 1st & 3rd Saturday of the Month

On the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month - rain, hail or shine locals and visitors alike get together to enjoy and appreciate the feast of fresher, tastier produce from your local producers. 


Held from 8 am to 12 noon on the lawn of the home of the Dubbo Farmers Market, The Macquarie Lions Park, situated behind the Visitor Information Centre on the corner of Newell Highway and Macquarie Street, Dubbo. 

The markets offer a range of seasonal fresh produce, fresh fruit and vegetables, herbs and plants. 

There is also fresh bread, a selection of local pork, beef and lamb, award winning olive oils, preserves, jams, marinates honey, wine, nuts and so much more. 

Enjoy our fresh breakfast and coffee options with family and friends before you start exploring the regional produce, sampling and taking home all the goodies you will need to prepare your own gourmet dishes at home.



Dubbo Ride For The Wild

Help support endangered wild life by participating in the Dubbo Bike-a-thon! This Bikeathon is a challenge for bike enthusiasts of all levels, while supporting endangered animals in much need of a safe environment.
Where : Victoria Park Number 1 Bike Track
When : 8th April 2018
*Participants to provide their own bikes and helmets.
Open to ages 10 years and above.

Categories : 
  • Junior Individual
  • Senior Individual
  • Junior Team (10-17yrs)
  • Senior Team
How to enter a team :
  • Visit our website www.globalwildlifeconstructions.com
  • Register at Dubbo Cycle Clubs track nights from 6th Feb to 13th March from 6:30pm.
  • Email us at globalwildlifeconstructions@gmail.com



Dubbo Triathlon Club - Tri Stars Junior Event

Swim, cycle and run at the Dubbo Aquatic Centre and Victoria Park! 

This event focuses on fun, participation and personal achievement.
Events are held on sealed roads under marshall conditions to ensure
the safety of all children. 

This event is for first time participants and experienced, for all fitness levels.
Will be held on Sunday 10th December, 21st January and 18th February.
$5 registration cost, tickets can be found here: https://www.123tix.com.au



Man From Ironbark Festival

Stuart Town, formally known as 'Ironbark' as made famous by Banjo Patterson's' poem Man From Ironbark, will once again hold it's annual festival on Easter Saturday 31st March 2018. 


There will be Market Stalls, Displays and Food Vendors, A Bush Dance in the park and Poetry at lunch time.  
A Cobb and Co stage coach and helicopter joy flights plus history re enactment performances will be a feature of the day. 

There will be something for the entire family.



Old Time / New Vogue Dancing

First and third Saturday of the month.
Eumungerie RSL Hall, Railway Street Eumungerie.
Commencing 8PM to 12PM.
BYO supper to share, tea, coffee and milk provided.
$10 per head.

All Welcome! 
Caravan Park with powered sites for travelers across the road.
Any enquiries please don't hesitate to contact
Tony: 
0427 472 142 or 02 6847 2142





Talbragar CWA | Next Meeting

Talbragar CWA next meeting will be held on Saturday March 3rd in the Talbragar CWA Hall, Boothenba Road, commencing at 2pm. 
This meeting will be a planning meeting, looking at the dates set for the 3 street stalls this year, Group Council meetings and the Dubbo Show display.

Members are encouraged to attend and have your say on the above items.
New members are always welcome - for more information please contact:
Ronda Bramble on 6888 5231 or Linda O'Brien on 6882 7351.



Teachers' Open Day at the Zoo

The teaching community and their families are invited to attend an exclusive, free Open Day at Taronga Western Plains Zoo on Saturday 3rd March 2018.
Principals, teachers and administration staff from across the region can take part in the day which will launch the Zoo's 2018 Education Program/ After the official event from 9:30am - 12:30pm, families can enjoy exploring the Zoo with complimentary admission.
Registrations are essential. Register online by Wednesday 21st February.
www.taronga.org.au/education/dubbo/launchevent
For more information contact Rebecca Neilsen: 02 6881 1459

 



The Curban Community Hall Market Fun day!

The Curban Community Hall is hosting a fantastic Market Fun Day!!
There will be something for everyone! Amazing market stalls, fun for the kids, jumping castles, face painting and more!
Plenty of delicious food. Come along on the 17th of March from 10-3pm and support our amazing Hall as well as some of our beautiful local businesses!



The March Charge

This March, Cancer Council NSW is encouraging everyone to set themselves a walking or running challenge for the duration of the month and feel the charge they get when they challenge themselves and fundraise to beat cancer.

Join The March Charge, fundraise for Cancer Council, reduce your cancer risk and feel the charge you get when you tell cancer where to go.
Head online to sign up, be a Charger at www.themarchcharge.com.au



Wellington Probus Club AGM and monthly Meeting

Commencing at 10.00am 2nd March AGM followed by monthly meeting and morning tea.
Guest speaker will be Jan Savage, Westpac 100 Women of influence awardee, National Philanthropy awardee, fund raiser Western Care Lodge, Orange.
Everyone is most welcome to come along. Charge for morning tea is $5.00



Wongarbon Market Day & Swap Meet

Market Day & Swap Meet at the Wongarbon Park on Sunday 11th March 2018, 8am to 1pm.

Various stalls, cake stall, food kiosk with bacon & egg rolls, Sausage sizzle and a fruit & veg raffles.

Stall holders are welcome, site cost is $10.

All Proceeds go to Wagon Wheel Club for  Royal Far West Caring for Country Kids

Inquiries ring Lorraine on 6887 8371 or Margaret on 6884 6907.



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