Boorowa - What's On

Boorowa Events and Information

Saturday, 27 May – Craft with Yvonne
Craft Workshop with Yvonne will be held monthly from this Saturday 27th May at 10am.
Venue:  Boorowa Library

Saturday, 27 May - Rotary Markets
Rotary Monthly Markets of Boorowa Makers and Growers being held at the tomorrow from 9am at the Old Court House Grounds.  Fresh food, locally made crafts, local produce, plants, lots of interesting things to see and do and people to speak to.  Come and view a display of fencing by Bronwyn with the opportunity of participating.  Something different.

Saturday, 27 May - Football at the Boorowa Showground 
Boorowa Rovers v Uni of Canberra  Grizzlies  at 2.30pm;  and the Roverettes play at 1.30pm 
Boorowa Goldies v Taralga – early kick off at 2pm.
A reminder that Ladies Day for the Boorowa Goldies Rugby Club will be held on Saturday, 17 June.  Donations towards Karinya House Refuge for Women.  Further details to follow. Come out and support the local teams.

Sunday, 28 May – A Brush with Poetry
A Brush with Poetry will be held at the Black Swan at Binalong this Sunday 1.30pm for 2pm.  A mix of traditional and contemporary voices, with coffee, cake and conversation sprinkled with metaphors and sometimes a little music. 
Donations towards the Binalong Art Group.  Enquiries:  Robyn Sykes 6227 4377

Tuesday, 30 May 2017 – Rye Park –Boorowa Red Cross Annual Card Day 
The Rye Park – Boorowa Red Cross invites you to their Annual Card Day and Euchre tournament to be held on Tuesday 30 May at the Boorowa Recreation Club 
Admission is $15 which includes Morning Tea, Lunch and Afternoon Tea
Morning Tea on arrive with card to commence at 10:30am 
If you do not play cards bring along a game or just come along and watch 
Raising funds Red Cross.
Enquires: Barb Kessler on 6385 6284 or Joan Birnie 6227 2165

6 June – Alzheimers Australia Visit
Alzheimers Australia NSW will be visiting Boorowa on Tuesday 6 June from 10am-12noon at Valmar Support Service in Marsden Street. If you are concerned about your memory or have a family member friend you are caring for this is a great support group.
Enquiries:  Libby Smith  tel:  62 41 0881

June Long Weekend 2017 – Boorowa Recreation Club Gungewalla and Canamumbla Cup
The Boorowa Recreation Club will be holding the Gungewalla and Canamumbla Cup over the long weekend of Saturday, 9/10/11 June.  The Calcutta night kicks off on Saturday night, dinner available from 6pm, followed by the Calcutta at 7:30pm. The Gungewalla Cup will be contested on Sunday 10 June with the. All golfers to be ready by 8.30am.
Monday 11 June is the Canamumbla Cup for Ladies 

Saturday, 17 June 2017 – Irish Woolfest Information Stand
The Boorowa Irish Woolfest Committee will be holding an Irish Woolfest Information Stand to be held from 9am-12noon on Saturday 17 June 2017.   This is an opportunity to ask questions regarding the Festival, submit ideas and have enquiries answered relating to activities over the weekend.

June 2017 – P1-2-3 Magic & Emotion Coaching Parent Course
Learn to manage difficult behaviour in children 2-12 years old.
1-2-3 Magic and Emotion Coaching Parent Course will be held in Boorowa in June.
A three-session program for parents and carers at the Boorowa Hub.
Venue:  Valmar Office next door to Superb Bakery in Marsden Street
The course will run from 10.30am-12.30pm on the following dates in June:
16th, 23rd, and 30th June.

The sessions will cover:
How to discipline without arguing, yelling or smacking;
Sorting behaviour;
Handling challenging and testing behaviours;
Choosing your strategy, tre three choices;
Using emotion coaching to encourage good behaviour;
7 tactics for encouraging good behaviour.

Registration Fee $10 to cover the cost of the parent workbook.
Register with Jenny at the Hilltops Community Hub on 63 82 6328 or 0429 886697.
Email:  jenny.s@youngnc.org.au

Boorowa Business Chamber – Business Awards 
Nominations for the 2017 Boorowa Business Chamber Awards are now open and will close on May 19 at 4:00pm.  
The categories are: 

Peoples Choice Best Customer Services, Business, 
Peoples Choice Best Customer Service, Employee 
Apprentice Trainee of the Year 
Business Retail 
Hospitality Business 
Trade Services 
Rural Service 
Overall Winner 
Golden Shamrock 

A Gala Night will be held on 29 July at 7:00pm at the Boorowa Ex-services Club. Tickets will be available from the night from 1 June from all supporting business. Boorowa Hotel

15th July – Garage/Car Boot Sale
The Boorowa Recreation Club are holding a garage/car boot sale on Sunday 15th July.  Stalls are $10 each.  Take the opportunity to clean out your shed and spare room and turn unwanted clutter into cash.  Enquiries call the Recreation Club on 63 853 224.

North Sydney Bushcare Group 8-10 September 2017
Boorowa Community Landcare are sourcing landholders who wish to be involved in the Tree Planting Programs when North Sydney Bushcare Group visit in September of this year.
Contact:  Linda Cavanagh 0459 681 018.

Diary Dates

North Sydney Bushcare Group 8-10 September 2017
Boorowa Community Landcare are sourcing landholders who wish to be involved in the Tree Planting Programs when North Sydney Bushcare Group visit in September of this year.
Contact:  Linda Cavanagh 0459 681 018.

Contact Details

Melanie Ford - Economic Development and Tourism Officer - 6385 3962
Janene Hurley - Tourism Officer - 63851 330