Bega District Diary

Bega Evening VIEW Club

Bega Evening VIEW Club will hold its December Christmas dinner meeting at Littleton Cafe, next Thursday, December 14, at 6.30pm for 7pm. Bookings are essential, please phone Lyn on 6492 1631 by 6pm Monday, December 11, please inform Lyn at the time of booking if you have any special dietary needs, caterers need to know when the numbers are finalised if alternative meals are needed.

This is the Christmas dinner so there will be no guest speaker, but there will be entertainment, the Christmas cake will be drawn, the guess the number of jelly beans will be decided, and there will be a santa sack, please bring a gift to the value of $10 if you wish to participate and exchange a gift for yourself.  Alternatively you can make a donation to the Learning for Life Fund if you would prefer.  The usual raffle and lucky door prizes, and the 50's club, will still take place.  You will also enjoy a lovely pre Christmas dinner.

VIEW Club is a leading women's volunteer organization and support network that empowers women to have their voices heard on issues of importance for the future wellbeing of Australian Society.

Tathra Hospital Auxiliary

The Auxiliary held a very successful fair on Sunday at the Tathra Hall and thank the public for their continued support. Raffle winners were Doll - Robert Cummins,  Tathra Cellars Voucher - Jan Walker,  Garden Hamper - Alison Doolan,  Christmas Cake - Stephanie Taylor and the food hamper Kathy Gowing.  Congratulations to all winners.

Bega Red Cross

Members of Bega Red Cross would like to thank the community for the support that was received for our recent Big Cake Bake fund-raising drive.  The winner of the raffle was D. Batty. The money raised will be used in the everyday work of Red Cross in the community – from assisting elderly and isolated people to stay independent at home, to providing breakfast for children who might otherwise go to school hungry, and responding to natural disasters as soon as they occur.

Bermagui fishing club

The Bermagui CC Social Anglers’ Club had a wonderful time at the recent Wallaga Lake getaway.  A pre Christmas dinner added to the annual festivities with a record number of members attending.  Many new members are enjoying the camaraderie within the group.  There was of course a fishing comp, which brought Mel Emmerton to the fore with a 1.085 kg dusky flathead.  President Fran Vercoe presented the annual prizes to – Overall Champion, Ian Reid – Women’s Champion, Gwen Symes – and Inshore, Robert Brown.