Website revamp

Over the coming weeks we are revamping our website. We would like to include photos of Wandandian, Jerrawangla and Bewong in a slideshow on the website to promote our beautiful area. If you have suitable high resolution photos that you would allow us to use on the site free of copyright restrictions please send them (full size) to webmaster@wandandian.org.au We will credit you on the site if you give us appropriate details.


In conjunction with the Wandandian Progress Association Trash and Treasure Market, Wandandian Rural Fire Brigade will be holding their “Get Ready” Open Day.

Open Day Flyer


Trash and Treasure sign

Saturday 27 August  2016
8am to 2pm

D2683 Princes Highway, Wandandian NSW 2540
(midway between Nowra & Milton)

STALLHOLDERS WANTED

  • Sell unwanted items, Craft, tools etc!
  • Car boot spaces – $20
  • Larger spaces (max 6 m x 6 m) – $25
  • Hire a table & space in the hall – $18
  • Stallholder set up: 6.45 am to 8.00 am
  • Don’t miss this opportunity!
  • Book your stall space ASAP!

    BARGAIN HUNTERS

  • Find yourself a bargain!
  • Gold coin entry (under 12s free)
  • Browse and buy at your leisure
  • Enjoy a cuppa & homemade treats
  • BBQ specials and a cold drink
  • Visiting buskers
  • Children’s playground
  • Areas to relax and meet friends

 

This event is hosted by the members of the Wandandian Progress Association who are raising funds to improve community facilities.


Giant Parramatta Grass
Information Session
Wandandian Progress Association Hall

Thursday July 7th
between 3:00 pm and 4:30 pm

Shoalhaven Landcare invites you to an information session on Giant Parramatta Grass (GPG)

At this session, you can learn about how giant Parramatta grass grows, how other landowners are tackling this weed, and what has been successful.

Landowners have found that GPG is a difficult grass to control.
Many landowners are unclear about how and when to control it and what is the correct strategy for their situation.

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Amanda Britton,Agronomist Local Land Services Berry, Understanding the biology of GPG – how it grows; when are the important times for action and how this knowledge helps keep it in control
Max Boyd,Farmer from Yatta Park at Conjola,Max has worked to control GPG on his grazing property
Greg Thompson,Brogers Creek Landcare,Different strategies that Kangaroo Valley farmers are using for GPG control
John Kubale,Bengalee Landcare,Trialling the naturally occurring biological control Nigraspora

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Several fact sheets and control manuals will be available at the information session. They are also available from Shoalhaven Council at Nowra or Local Land Services at Berry.

Please RSVP to Julia Banks, Shoalhaven Landcare Coordinator at coordinator@shoalhavenlandcare.org.au Landcare logo

This project is supported through funding from the Australian Government’s National Landcare Program


FEDERAL ELECTION 2nd JULY 2016

Polling Place imageRESIDENTS AND VISITORS ARE ADVISED THAT WANDANDIAN PROGRESS ASSOCIATION HALL WILL BE AN OFFICIAL
POLLING PLACE FOR THE UPCOMING FEDERAL ELECTION ON
SATURDAY 2nd JULY 2016


FREE CAMPING NO LONGER ALLOWED

 

For some time caravan and RV owners have been using Shoalhaven Council land, adjacent to the Wandandian Progress Hall and Wandandian Fire Shed, for free overnight camping.

Wandandian Progress Association has been advised that this is

NO LONGER ALLOWED

.

 


Next Meeting

G’day everyone,

Wandandian Progress Association will resume regular meetings for 2016 on Tues 2nd February at 7:30 pm.

All residents and interested persons are invited to attend as the main item for discussion will be the proposed amalgamation of Shoalhaven and Kiama Councils.

Our President, Sue Campbell, last Wednesday attended a briefing from Council, regarding the amalgamation, and she will be reporting to the meeting.

I urge you all to attend.

Regards
Anne Simpson


GAVIN MURRAY BENEFIT NIGHT

 

Tickets go on sale through the Club today and all indications are that it may sell out very quickly, so get in quickly!

Gavin Murray Benefit Night Portrait