Dubbo Community Diary – August 29

Christian Meetings: present the gospel which Jesus taught, are being held in the North Public school Hall, 162 Fitzroy Street Dubbo. Every Wednesday at 7:30pm, the purpose of these meetings is to bring the faith of Jesus to those who do not have it, and to strengthen the faith of those who do. All welcome M.Downing & A.Kitto. – 0433 070 112

The Orana Country Music Association will be staging a 4 hour concert at the wellington RSL Club auditorium 1pm Sunday September 2. Entry is Adults $5 and children free, we welcome new member. For further information please ring Barry on 0439 344 349.

Dubbo Garden Club This month the Garden Club will visit Kintyre Village to look at the gardens of Gary and Nerida Higgins at 10am on Wednesday the 5st of September 2018. Kintyre Village is in West Dubbo, take the Parks Road and turn right into Blackbutt Road and right into Kintyre Village. We will meet at the main car park and walk to the gardens at Unit 16. Please bring your own mug to have a cup of tea and a plate to share.


Card & Social Group - 9.30am to 2pm, CWA Hall on Wingewarra St, $5 includes morning tea, and bingo, new members are always welcome. Please bring your own lunch. Contact Muriel on 6882 5145 or Jane 6884 6080

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) meeting - Junior Rugby League Clubhouse Kokoda Place, Caltex Park Dubbo at 7pm contact Trevor 0401 178 566     

Boot scooters – 9.30 am to 12 pm, Carrington Ave RSL hall clubhouse, Kathy 6888 5287 (Finish mid Dec and resume early Feb)

Dubbo Woodturning & Woodcraft Club – Contact Paul Nolan on 6882 1485.

Aleka Playgroup-10:30am Scout hall 4 Aleka street Sharna 0438 693 789

Breast Cancer Support Group – 10 am to 12 pm Orana Baptist Church, Palmer Street,  6885 8954

Rotaract – Meetings are now held on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month. 6.30 pm Dubbo RSL Club. Contact: contactus@dubborotaract.org.au.

Wheelies Dubbo peer support group for people with a spinal cord injury, will meet the fourth Wednesday of every month at 11.30am at the David Palmer centre (Old Lourdes Hospital), Erskine St Dubbo. Contact Donna on 68846361 or 0458646361. Donna.flack9@bigpond.com.

Community JP Desk - 10am to 12pm, Looking for a JP? look no further than the community JP Desk outside Coles supermarket in Dubbo square, 177 Macquarie street or contact Bruce 0418 493 388 or Hugh 0429 151 348 for more information.


Community Gentle Exercise & Strength Training 10.30am at U3A Mondays and Thursday.-Not during school holidays. Contact Cherie Rea 0414 171 735.

Narcotics Anonymous – meeting at Apollo house at 12pm every Thursday. Contact Linda – 0458145648. All welcome.

Dubbo Community Men's shed open Monday 9am to 1pm and Thursday and Saturday 1pm-5pm.

Men's Shed Bingo- 11-12.30pm, West Dubbo Bowling Club,

South Dubbo Veteran’s & Community Men's Shed Bingo, New players Welcome- 11-12.30pm, West Dubbo Bowling Club,

Dubbo City Croquet Club – 9am, City Bowling Club. Pres: Beth Stanley 6884 3015    (finish 3/12 recommence 1 /2)

Bingo-1pm-3pm Railway Bowling Club,  contact Margaret 6882 4737, Barb 6882 5893

Seniors exercise Group 1:30-2:30pm at St Bridgid`s hall Brisbane street Richard Elva or Lee 6888 5656

Porcelain Painting – 10 am Dubbo Art & Craft Society, 137 Cobra Street Dubbo. Norma Furney 6882 4474


Spinning and Weaving – 10 am Dubbo Art & Craft Society, 137 Cobra Street Dubbo.  Jo Thomas 6885 6875

Alcoholics Anonymous meeting Community Health Palmer Street at 8pm for all information contact Peter 0498 577 709

Aleka Playgroup- 9.30am Scout Hall 4 Aleka Street Sharna 0438 693789

Smart Recovery Group meets at 3pm on Friday afternoons at the Dubbo Neighbourhood Centre. Smart Recovery, changing behaviour for a better life.


Narcotics Anonymous – meeting at St Bridget’s Church (old church) at 6pm every Saturday. Contact Linda – 0458145648. All welcome.

Dubbo Community Men's shed 1pm-5pm. Call 6881 6987.

Art – 11am Dubbo Arts & Craft Society, 137 Cobra Street Dubbo,  Di Hemsley 6887 2344

Dubbo Patchwork & Quilters Group Inc. – 9am at Girl Guide Hall, South Dubbo. Contact, Meg O'Brien on 0427 471 868.


Bicycle User Group - 8 am Wahroonga Park, Kathy 6882 5533 or Mick 0437 136 169

Sunday Steps Group 7pm, Community Health, Palmer St, contact Jack 0418 605 041     

Orana Pistol Club Hyandra Lane Dubbo 9am- Contact after 9am at range Sunday only  02 6887 3704

Western Plains Archers – 10 am , Jason 6882 2990 or Brian 0419 218 466 (finish mid-December, resume mid-February)

Dubbo Folk Club – all Dawn Brydon 6889 4427.

There is no cost involved to come along and enjoy the toe tapping music.


RFDS Support Group – 6pm RFDS Base Dubbo Airport. First Monday of the month Terry Clark 0407 444 690 (except P/H)

Dubbo Euchre Club - 6.30pm every Monday at the Dubbo City Bowling Club. Everyone is welcome to come along. $5 entry, prizes are won throughout the night.

Community Gentle Exercise & Strength Training Contact Cherie Rea 0414 171 735.

Dubbo Neighbourhood Centre Movie Appreciation for seniors: Movie starts at 2.30pm, on the third Monday of every month.  1/80 Gipps Street. Call 6882 2100 for more information.

Dubbo Community Men's shed – 9am to 1pm. "All men are welcome" 6881 6987.

Australian Air force Cadets – 6pm-9.30pm during School Term. Army Reserve Base Wingewarra Street Dubbo

Trivia Night -7pm, South Dubbo Tavern

Patchwork-10am-3pm, Dubbo Art & Craft Society, 137 Cobra Street, June 6882 4677

Ricochet-9am, City Bowling club, Dot 6885 6633

Enlighten Me Mothers and Kids Day Group- 10 am to 12pm Salvation Army YP Hall, 112 Gipps Street Dubbo.  (every Monday of school term)

Meditation: The Path to Healing. Please telephone 68454661 or visit www.tharpachoeling.org for more information.

Camera Club – 7.30 pm Art & Craft Society 137 Cobra Street Dubbo. Lorna White 6882 7778

Sugar craft – 10 am Dubbo Art & Craft Society, 137 Cobra Street Dubbo. Shirley  Gruber 6887 3150

Macquarie Club Lady Members Card Club – 1.30 pm Macquarie Club, Betty 6884 3612 or Margaret 6882 7808

Macquarie Lions Club – 6.30pm for 7pm start meeting and Dinner at Dubbo RSL Club. Contacts: Bob Wright 6884 1593  Ken McMahan 6882 3168 (finish mid-December, resume February)

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) meeting - Contact Sally 0475 126 301


South Dubbo Veteran’s & Community Men's Shed meet at 9 to 12 noon, new members welcome.

Depression Recovery Group - Meet 10.30am at the Department of Mental Health, St Brigid's Parish meeting Room Brisbane St. All enquiries Norm 6882 6081, Bill 6882 9826

Dubbo City Croquet Club -9 am, City Bowling Club, Wingewarra St,  Beth Stanley

Tai Chi join Dick at 10am to 11am at Wheelers Gardens gold coin donation contact Dick on 68885656 or 0424226246

Bingo- Railway Bowling Club 1pm-3pm proceeds are donated to the Macquarie football club

The Embroiderers Guild meet the 4th Tuesday at the Bridge Club, Elston Park 9:30am to 3pm for further information please contact Isobel on 6882 3889.

Dubbo City Ladies Probus- Meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at the Masonic Village Hall, Darby Close, Dubbo 10am-12pm.