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Boorowa Events and Information

David Marsh – Individual State Landcare Award

Congratulations to David Marsh.  David was a recipient of the Individual State Landcare Award at the NSW Landcare conference held in Albury recently.  David was acknowledged as the catalyst for the early Landcare movement in Boorowa having been a Committee member for some 15 years and still an active member and Mentor.  David is a local passionate grazier widely acknowledged for gently and persuasively alerting primary producers to the fundamental links between long term profitability and a health catchment
 
Community Strategic Plan – What does Living in the Hilltops Mean to You?
Workshops are continuing across the district with the Community Strategic Plan.  Community members are invited to attend the following workshops:
 
Venue:  Young Town Hall
Thursday 16 November:  6.30pm-9pm
 
Village Workshops
Venue:  Young Town Hall (Bendick Murrell, Bribbaree, Koorawatha, Maimuru, Milvale, Monteagle, Murringo, Tubbul)
Tuesday 14 November:  6.30pm-9.00pm
 
Venue:  Boorowa Ex-Services Club (Frogmore, Reids Flat, Rugby, Rye Park)
Tuesday 21 November: 6.30pm-9pm
 
Venue:  Harden Country Club (Galong, Jugiong, Wombat)
Thursday 23 November:  6.30pm-9.00pm
 
Next Council Pop Up Street Stall is:
IGA Young – Tuesday 14 November 2017
 
Visit the website for participate in some of the competitions and obtain more information.
Copies of the survey can be picked up from any of the Hilltops Council offices in Boorowa, Harden and Young, the local Library, or Online.  www.hilltops.nsw.gov.au and follow the links or enquiries contact Hilltops Boorowa Office on tel:  63 802000.
 
Saturday, 25 November – Anglican Parish Dinner
The Anglican Parish of Boorowa will be holding their Christmas Dinner to be held on Saturday 25 November at 7pm at St John’s Parish Hall, Boorowa.  Come and enjoy a festive meal with friends and be entertained by Mr Errol Duck-Chong accomplished Pianist and vocalist.  There is an opportunity to place a gift under our Christmas Tree for the less fortunate and in our community both young and old.
Tickets:  $25
RSVP by 22 November to Cathy Walsh 63 853 251 or Dawn Barton 63 853 054
 
Ramble on Yoga
Yoga Classes at the Boorowa Recreation Club.   Claire has introduced the following schedule to Boorowa with additional classes: 
 
Mondays:        6.30pm-7.30pm – Movement – a variety of styles
Wednesdays:  10.00am-11.00am – Mums Morning Flow
A Mild class where Mums can bring their little ones along.  Not exclusive to Mums.  
Wednesdays: 12noon-1.00pm - Movement
Wednesdays:  6.30pm-7.30pm Vinyasa & Chill
A vinyasa flow class where participants work hard for 45 minutes then wind it 
down and relax.  Flowing movements connected with breath.
Thursdays:  5.30pm-6.30pm – Rest and Restore
Friday:         6.00pm-7.00pm – Friday Night Flow
An hour of strengthening poses and flow to wrap up the working week. More of a fun workout.
Claire has just completed intensive training in India and is keen to have everyone relaxed and chilled.  Yoga is so beneficial for mind and body.   All levels of yogis are welcome. 
All classes are held at the Boorowa Recreation Club Auditorium.
Charge:  Classes are $12 each – 10 Class punch card available. BYO Mat (limited mats provided).  Enquiries:  Claire Beath 0432 484 165 or email:  claire_beath@hotmail.com;  
or facebook Ramble on Yoga
 
Other Fitness Classes include:
Getfit Circuit Mondays at 6pm
Boxfit classes Wednesday at 6.30pm
Enquiries:  Rachael Taylor 0428 484 909
 
Pilates
9am – Wednesdays – Boorowa Ex-Services Club Gym
6pm – Thursdays – Boorowa Ex-Services Club Gym
6.30pm – Tuesdays – Frogmore Hall
Cost:  $12 per class
Enquiries:  Sharee Darmody 0427 200 981
 
Body Pump
6pm – Tuesdays – Boorowa Ex-Services Gym
Cost:  $10 per class
Enquiries:  Bernie McGrath 0427 853 933
 
Swimming Pools
Boorowa and Harden Pools and Young Aquatic Centre are open.
Jugiong Pool will open tomorrow Saturday 11 November.
Enquiries on times contact your Hilltops Council or your local pool.
 
Boorowa Australia Day Sports Awards
Sports Awards Nomination forms are out for the 2017 Australia Day Sports Awards to be presented at the 2018 Boorowa Australia Day celebrations. Categories include:
Senior Sportsperson of the Year
Junior Sportsperson of the Year 18 and under;  and 12 and under
Sporting Team of the Year
Club Person of the Year
Nominations close on 1 December 2017.
 
Boorowa Australia Day Community Awards
If you have someone in mind who you think should be considered for an Australia Day Community Award please contact John Snelling 63 853 348 or myself on Tel:   63 851 330 or any Australia Day Committee member.
 
Tuesday, 21 November – Squash Club AGM
The Boorowa Ex-Services Squash Club will be holding their AGM on Tuesday 21st November at 6.30pm.
 
Thursday, 23 November –  Boorowa Country Education Foundation AGM
The Boorowa Country Education Foundation will be holding their AGM on Thursday 23 November at 6pm to be held at the Boorowa Hotel.  All welcome to attend.  
 
Saturday 25 November - Dive in Movie Night
A Dive in Movie Night will be held at the Boorowa Swimming Pool on Saturday 25 November at 7:45pm;  and Harden Swimming Pool on Saturday 9 December.  Tickets Southern Cross Cinema.
 

DIARY DATES

Boorowa Makers and Growers Community Markets by Rotary 4th Saturday of the month.  
25 November 2017
16 December 2017
23 February 2018
Food Craft and products grown, made and prepared by local people 
9am – 2pm, $10 a stall;   
Enquiries:  0428 622 755 monwonga@hotmail.com 

Friday, 1 December – Boorowa Rugby Club AGM and Christmas Party
The Boorowa Rugby Club will be holding their AGM and Christmas Party on Friday 1 December at the Boorowa Hotel.  AGM to be held at 6pm followed by Christmas Party at 7pm.

Saturday, 2 December – Rugby Public School Concern
The Rugby Public School will be celebrating its 130 year history.  The School would like to welcome all past and present students, families, staff and community members to the concert and Presentation Night.   On 2nd December the School will be open from 4pm for afternoon tea.  The Concert and Presentation will commence from 5pm followed by a community bbq and gettogether.’ Santa will be visiting so a small gift should be brought along.
RSVP by 29th November on 4835 7241

Sunday, 10 December – Carols by Candlelight - Carols by Candelight will be held in Boorowa on Saturday 10 December.

Monday, 11 December – Boorowa Ex-Services Bowling Clug AGM
The Boorowa Ex-Services Bowling Club will be holding their AGM on Monday 11th December at 6.30pm

Contact Details

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