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DADS  IN DISTRESS

If you are experiencing family breakdown or separation call Dads In Distress on PH: 1300853437 or via our website 

https://parentsbeyondbreakup.com     https://www.facebook.com/DadsInDistress/

HANDMADE IN THE HUNTER MARKETS

Handmade in the Hunter markets -see our website for a complete list of market dates:

HUNTER STREET ORGANIC FOOD MARKET

Hunter Street Organic Food market is on every Wed-Sun from 10-3 pm in the Hunter Street Mall

ADAMSTOWN LIONS MARKET

Adamstown Lions market are on every Sunday from 8 am to midday corner Glebe & Brunker roads Adamstown

THE OLIVE TREE MARKET

The Olive Tree market is on 1st Saturday of the month from 9-3 pm at Civic Park  

FAST TRACK TOASTMASTERS CLUB

Fast Track Toastmasters Club meets at Charlestown Central Leagues Club on the 1st, 3rd and 5th Wednesday night of the month from 7:00 pm. All welcome 

HUNTER ANIMAL RESCUE VOLUNTEER POSITIONS

Hunter Animal Rescue currently have vacant volunteer positions, if you're available to help out please apply on hunteranimalrescue.com.au

RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE

Help Ronald McDonald House provide families with a sick or injured child a "home away from home" www.rmhnnsw.org.au 

BUY A BALE AND HELP SUPPORT AUSTRALIA'S RURAL COMMUNITIES AND AUSSIE FARMERS

For more info head to www.buyabale.com.au 

FARM & CITY UNITE

Creating funding for the farmers of Coonabarabran.
100% of funding this group creates is sent directly to the farmers.Newcastle group of mates helping the Coonabarabran farmers out! We are now aggressively pursuing funds to pay for 2 x semi loads of hay as a minimum up to those farmers asap.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/farmandcityunite/

SEEKING PEACE IN A BUSY CITY

St Andrew's Presbyterian Church Civic Park welcomes all people to a weekly Tuesday lunch service starting at 12:30 pm

BROKE MARKETS

1st Sunday of Month Broke Markets are on first Sunday of every month at McNamara Park on Wollombi Road from 8 til 1 pm

MUM'S COTTAGE-TAI CHI

Mum's Cottage conducts Tai Chi Classes every 2nd Monday at 10 am. All welcome.

29 St. Helens Street Holmesville

RED ROBIN PLAYGROUP-BELMONT NEIGHBOURHOOD CENTER

Red Robin playgroups are a great way for children to socialise, introducing them to new people and experiences, while supporting carers through the challenging baby & toddler years. Come along and create friendships.Every Monday from 10am-12pm during school term.

THE FARMERS  & ARTISAN MARKET-TORONTO

The Farmers and Artisan Market @Toronto moves to it’s cooler weather time of 9 am to 2 pm on the beautiful Toronto Foreshore! 1ST SATURDAY OF EVERY MONTH!!!

BELMONT NEIGHBOURHOOD CENTRE- SUPPORTED PLAYGROUP

Supported Playgroup For children on the Autism Spectrum or who have behavioural support needs.Each Thursday during the School Term from 9:30 – 11:00am at Belmont Neighbourhood Centre 359 Pacific Highway Belmont North Phone 4947 0031

LAKE MACQUARIE LIBRARIES

Find a treasure trove of events at Lake Mac Libraries ! For more info head to

https://library.lakemac.com.au/page.aspx?vid=16

BELMONT NEIGHBOURHOOD CENTER- ALLAMBIE CARE-PARENTS & TEENS

This is an invitation to Parent of Teens. A three-session program for parents and carers by Allambie Care and BNC Wednesday evenings 1st, 8th & 15th August 6:30pm - 8:30pm, 3 consecutive sessions at Belmont Neighbourhood Centre 359 Pacific Highway Belmont North 

ANGEL GOWNS FOR AUSTRALIA 

Angel Gowns for Australian Babies Incorporated are in need of volunteers for more info head to www.angelgowns.org.au

DROUGHT RELIEF BBQ BREAKFAST-HANCOCK SPEEDWAY

Drought Relief BBQ Breakfast from 6:30 am Thursday 16th August at Hancock Speedway Griffiths Road Lambton. All monies raised donated to the delivery of hay bales to the drought stricken NSW Farmers

GARAGE SALE-St Johns Presbyterian Church

Garage Sale & Mini Fete(Barbeque, Plants and Cake Stall)St John’s Presbyterian Church Hall and Yard Friday 17th & Sat 18th August from 8:30 am to12:30 pm Corner Hanbury & Macquarie Sts Mayfield 

SUNDAY MUSTER ARTISAN MARKETS

The Sunday Muster artisan market is on at Mortels Sheepskin Factory, THORNTON, Cnr Weakleys & Glenwood Drives ... Home of The Big Ugg Boots at the end of M1. Sunday 19th August, 9 am - 2 pm

SLEAPY'S DAY

Sleapy’s Day is an annual event held by the Souths Rugby League community where much needed funds are raised to support young people with cancer. Sleapy's Day will be held on Saturday 18th August from 12 pm at Townson Oval, Mitchell Street, Merewether. Purchase tickets online, by phone from the club (02 4902 7600), or in person at reception.Purchase tickets online, by phone from the club (02 4902 7600), or in person at reception.

https://sites.google.com/view/gavsleadersleap/home

FREE BREAST SCREEN

FREE BreastScreen Don’t miss your opportunity to get your free breast screen at Waratah and mobile sites througout the Hunter. Women over 40 are eligible for a free breast screen every 2 years. Corner of Edith and Platt St Waratah and mobile sites throughout the Hunter Call 13 20 50 to book your appointment

PORT STEPHENS LOVE SEAFOOD FESTIVAL WEEKEND

Port Stephens Love Seafood Festival Weekend, of seafood indulgence and family fun with local farmers of the sea, on August 18 and 19 www.portstephens.org.au/loveseafoood

CMRL Re-Union

CMRL 30 year Re union night is on 25th August at Cessnock Leagues Club

https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=1234924743304618&id=1222209954576097

IMPERIAL  HOTEL SINGLETON-DROUGHT RELIEF BENEFIT NIGHT

Farmers Drought Relief Benefit Night will be held Saturday 25th August at The Imperial Hotel Singleton from 6 pm all proceeds will go to buying hay and water for stock

THE BIG DRY CAMPOVER

Drought Relief Day/Night to help raise much needed funds for our struggling farmers at Wollombi Tavern 25th August Grab the trouble & strife, grab the youngens, grab your mates, bring your swag, tent, Ute, or camper & head on out to the Tavern for the weekend. Help us help the farmers! If you are camping, give the Tav the heads up & let them know how many will be in your crew. 

CHARITY GOLF DAY-STRIVE FOR AUTISM

Beyond Bank Australia is partnering with Cessnock support group Strive for Autism to host a charity golf day Friday 24th August at Crowne Plaza Cessnock Registrations from 9:30 am

FLETCHER EARLY LEARNING CENTER FAMILY FUN DAY

Fletcher Early Learning Center is hosting a Family Fun Day where everyone is welcome. It will be on Saturday 25th August from 9 am - 2 pm. It is a free event, and all of the money raised on the day will go straight towards Camp Quality.

BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY'S BALL

Breakfast at Tiffany's Ball at Broughtons at the Bay will be held on 25th August for Tomareee Breast Cancer Support Group

BUSHDANCE TO SAVE THE PILLIGA FROM CSG

Bushdance to save the Pilliga from CSG will be held Saturday 25th August from 4:30 pm to 11:30 pm at Croatian Club Wickham Purchase pre-sale tickets at http://bit.ly/pilligabushdance

TENAMBIT PUBLIC SCHOOL -CREATIVE ARTS FESTIVAL

Tenambit Public School P&C Association, in partnership with Tenambit Public School will be holding a Creative Arts Festival to celebrate the artistic talents of our students and the wider community 25th August at Tenambit Public School Edward Street Tenambit

MOTORFEST

Show & Shine swap meet at Maitland Showground 26th August fundraising for Lions 4 kids in need

A JOURNEY FOR THE SOUL- PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION CHARITY EVENT

A Journey for the Soul, is an Exhibition showcasing a latest trip to Africa at the Cricketers Arms 1st September Every ticket sold will provide enough food to feed 3 people for 2 weeks, as 50% of all proceeds will be sent back to Africa

ST PHILLIPS CHRISTIAN COLLEGE CESSNOCK SPRING FAIR

St Philip's Christian College Cessnock Spring Fair is on 1st September at St Phillips Christian College Nulkaba

WEA HUNTER- ADULT LEARNERS WEEK

Monday September 3rd – Thursday September 6th WEA Hunter will be celebrating Adult Learners Week. Throughout the week there will be FREE classes in IT, Auslan, Belly Dance, Drama, Singing and more! You can register for any event/free class via our website www.weahunter.edu.au

SPRING AWAKENING

Spring Awakening is on Friday 7 September from 6pm-9pm at Cessnock Tafe Grounds Live entertainment,fire & lights,Gourmet food stalls and more

ROMANCING THE THREADS

Maitland Embroiderers Group Inc invite you to their Exhibition Romancing the Threads 7-9th September 10am-4pm Daily at EA Hunt Hall Tocal College 12 kms from Maitland Courthouse

BRAVEHEARTS WHITE BALLOON DAY

Child Protection is everybody's business Help support Bravehearts White Balloon Day Friday 7th September whiteballoonday.com.au

PORT STEPHENS KOALAS FUNDRAISER-MOONSHADOW CRUISE

A fundraiser cruise for Port Stephens Koalas will be held on Friday 7th September-National Threatened Species Day. Tickets are $75 and include - A Twighlight Dinner Cruise aboard Moonshadow Five, buffet dinner and entertainment,you can purchase your tickets from Moonshadow's Nelson Bay office or call on 49849388

WORLD SUICIDE PREVENTION DAY WALK

The walk takes place on sunrise (6.00am) 10th September from Dixon Park Surf Club to Merewether Baths and return. Walkers should register at www.stickytickets.com.au There will be a breakfast BBQ presented by Newcastle Coal Infrastructure Group, as well as coffee and food vans where walkers can purchase breakfast.

RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE RIDE FOR SICK KIDS

Ronald McDonald House Ride for Sick Kids from Grafton to Newcastle 11-15 September ending at Queens Wharf Hotel

HELP ANAYA'S RECOVERY

IN SUPPORT OF ANAYA PLEASE GO TO HER GO FUND ME PAGE

https://www.gofundme.com/help-anaya039s-recovery

BULAHDELAH HILL CLIMB

Bulahdelah Hill climb is a vehicle racing event held on the old Pacific Highway at Wootton way rd Bulahdelah on 16th September. Great family day out for all watching some fast paced racing. Old Pacific Highway Bulahdelah https://www.facebook.com/Bulahdelahhillclimb/

HUNTER RESCUE BALL 

Frock up for the Hunter #Rescue Ball - Friday 14 September at the Newcastle Entertainment Centre, and help support the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service.

MUMS COTTAGE GARAGE SALE

If you want to grab a bargain come along to the Mums’ Cottage annual garage sale. Saturday 15th September, 29 St. Helens Street Holmesville, commencing at 9 am.

ANNUAL SPECIAL NEEDS MOTORCYCLE RIDE DAY

It’s on Again: The Annual Special Needs Motorcycle Ride Day Date: Sunday 16/09/2018 From 9am at Clyde Street near the Water Front overlooking Kooragang Island. Then doing a loop around Stockton.

4WD MUSTER SHOW 

4wd Muster (show) at Maitland showground raising funds for beyond blue is on 16th September at Maitland Showground

MILBRODALE FAMILY FUN DAY

Milbrodale Family Fun Day from 9 am to 2 pm at Milbrodale public school .2615 putty Road Milbrodale

BREWS WITH MATT HALL MEN'S LUNCHEON

Attention all Adrenalin Junkies!! Charlestown East Primary School P & C invites you to attend this men’s Luncheon with proceeds going to Charlie’s Run 4 Kids and Charlestown East Primary School at Central Charlestown Leagues Club 21st September

LIFELINE-DINE WITH DYLAN

Dine with Dylan Lunch will be held Friday 21st September from 11:30 am at NEX This is Lifelines major fundraising event Tickets are also available from www.stickytickets.com.au

RIDE FOR SICK KIDS

Ride for Sick Kids Saturday 22 September at Balance Collective Mayfield from 8 am-1 pm ,help raIse funds for families in need at Ronald McDonald House inquire at Balance Reception

KARUAH PUBLIC SCHOOL FETE

Karuah Public School Fete is on 22nd September 

ONCOLOGY & HAEMATOLOGY GALA BALL

Oncology & Haematology Masquerade Gala Ball is on 22 September at Newcastle City Hall Tickets www.trybooking.com

SPRING FAMILY FESTIVAL-C3 VICTORY

C3 Victory is hosting a Spring Family Festival from 10:30 am - 1:30 pm on Sunday 23rd September at the Greyhound Racetrack, 104 Sandgate Rd Birmingham Gardens.

OCSOBER- LIFE EDUCATIONS DRUG & HEALTH PROGRAMS IN SCHOOLS

This October Australians are encouraged to lose the booze and join Ocsober to help raise funds for Life Educations drug & Health Programs In schools .Registrations are open online from 1st August-October 3rd www.ocsober.com.au

2018 EAST COAST SIDE CAR ROUND UP

2018 East Coast Side car Round up is on 13th October at Newcastle Showground

ELERMORE VALE PUBLIC SCHOOL FETE-60 YEARS

Come along to the EVPS Fete celebrating 60 years of education. Lots of fun to be had with food, drinks, rides, stalls, raffles, and games. Elermore Vale Public School Fete is on 20th October from 9 am Jubilee Road Elermore Vale

HUNTER HEALING GARDENS-MARKET FEST

Hunter Healing Gardens New Market Fest, End Homlessness Fun Raiser will be held from 2 pm-10 pm Corner of Blue Bonnet Rd,Lambs Valley Road Lambs Valley.Check the facebook website for full program,regular updates plus all the latest news and events https://www.facebook.com/hunterhealingardens/

 

 

 

 

 

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