Boorowa - What's On

Boorowa Events and Information

June 2017 – P1-2-3 Magic & Emotion Coaching Parent Course - 30 June 2017 - 10.30am - 12.30pm
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 sessions will cover:
How to discipline without arguing, yelling or smacking;
Sorting behaviour; Handling challenging and testing behaviours;
Choosing your strategy, 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 6382 6328 or 0429 886 697.
Email:  jenny.s@youngnc.org.au

Successful Fundraiser – Boorowa Goldies
Congratulations to the efforts of all involved with Ladies Day last Saturday.  Proceeds from the day went to Karinya House, a home providing support accommodation to pregnant and parenting women and families in crises.   The sum raised was $7000 which was an outstanding effort – again the strength and spirit of community was displayed. 

The Boorowa Showground was a hub of activity with the Rovers and Roverettes and Rugby all happening and a few good wins under their belts for the Goldies and the Rovers, and the Roverettes putting up a great fight.

Sunday, 16 July – Garage/Car Boot Sale
The Boorowa Recreation Club are holding a garage/car boot sale on Sunday 16 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.

Friday, 21 July - Household Chemical Cleanout
Hilltops Council and EPA NSW will be holding a Household Chemical Cleanout.
The following products will be accepted.
From your home:  Solvents and household cleaners, floor care products, ammonia based cleaners, fluorescent globes and tubes
From your car:  Car batteries, motor oils, fuels and fluids
From your garage:  Paint and paint related products, pesticides and herbicides, poisons, gas bottles, fire extinguishers, pool chemicals, hobby chemicals, acids and alkalis

Drop off points are as follows:

Friday, 21 July
Boorowa:  8am-11am:    Venue -  Boorowa Showground
Harden:     1pm-4pm:      Venue - Harden Waste Transfer Station

Saturday, 22 July
Young:       8am-2.30pm:  Venue - Victoria St, Waste Management Facility

Saturday, 29 July 2017 - Boorowa Business Chamber – Gala Night
The Boorowa Business Chamber will be hold a Gala Night announcing their Business Awards on Saturday 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.

Tuesday, 1 August - Boorowa Community Grants Program
Boorowa Community Bank will be taking applications for their Community Grant Program from Tuesday 1 August.  Apply online website:  www.bendigobank.com.au/foundation.
This is a great opportunity for an organisation or community group.

DIARY DATES

  • Landcare Fruit Tree Pruning and Grafting Workshop –Sunday 20 August
  • Recreation Club Car Show – Saturday 9 September
  • Boorowa Hospital Auxiliary Fundraiser – 26 September at the Boorowa Ex-services Club.  Luncheon and Fashion Parade by The Closest Boorowa and Cowra 
  • Boorowa Rovers R.L.F.C Reunion - Saturday 30 September at 4pm for dinner at 7pm, Boorowa Ex-services Club - roversreunion@bigpond.com
    Memorabilia  1967 – 2017 - All those who received invitations if you could please email your RSVP - ASAP 

Diary Dates

Women in Grazing Initiative – Save the date - Friday, 16 June 2017.
Susan Wakeford of Bale and Twine and Julie Scofiled of Boyce Chartered Accountants will be discussing Modern Business Support.
Further details to be advised as they come to hand.  Enquiries:  Annelies on 02 48 24 1919.

Sunday, 20 August – Fruit Tree Pruning & Grafting Workshop
Boorowa Community Landcare Group will be holding a Fruit Tree Pruning & Grafting Workshop on 20 August from 9am-2.30pm.  Venue will be “Tulangi”  887 Kenyu Rd, Boorowa.  Further details to be advised.

Contact Details

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