News from Sunny South

Sunday, December 8 2019

The picture is from one of Sunny South’s Sausage Sizzle.  Not sure if it was too sunny though (Ed. :)) Attached also: Sunny South Chatter (Sept) No 1 Sunny South Chatter (Sept) No 2

Charity Report – as at June 2019 – $255,275.00 !!

Sunday, September 8 2019

The total amount of Charity efforts reported by Chapters during the period 1st January 2017 to 31st December 2018 is $255,275.00.  An example of the vast range of recipients of this wonderful work is shown in the list below.  Thank You Sisters and Brothers! Drought Relief/Farmers Rural Aid/Disaster Relief – $42,786.00 Flying Doctors/Care Flight/Air Ambulance… Read More…

Grand Chapter Ball

Sunday, September 8 2019

Some pictures from Annual Grand Chapter Ball – Grand Chapter of NSW & ACT.

PPGR Luncheon – June 2019

Sunday, September 8 2019

P&P GRAND REPRESENTATIVES ASSOCIATION LUNCHEON. June 5, 2019 in the Festival Function Centre, Findon, South Australia. Mr Jonathan Nantes, MC on behalf of the President, Miss Elizabeth Watt and Patron, Mr Graham Deacon, welcomed the Present & Past Grand Representatives from Australia and Overseas and their guests to our Biennial Luncheon. The Entry Parade introduced… Read More…

News from Wallsend Chapter

Sunday, September 8 2019

On Saturday 25th May, 2019 the members of Wallsend Chapter No.98 celebrated the 70th Birthday of the Chapter. Our meeting was attended by the Worthy Grand Matron Sister Lorna Dunkley, Worthy Grand Patron Brother Graham Smith, PWGM’s, PWGP’s & the Grand Office Bearers of the Grand Chapter of NSW & ACT Inc. Also in attendance… Read More…

Rainbow Update – South Australia

Sunday, September 8 2019

WORTHY ADVISOR – Miss Charlee Coleman MOTHER ADVISOR – Mrs Kimberley Sommers  Dear Sisters & Friends Our Annual Quiz Night was once again well attended and we thank everyone who brought along their family and friends. Well done girls on the great team effort. It was also rewarding to have the support of many members… Read More…

News From Hobart

Sunday, September 8 2019

Hobart and Derwent Chapters have for some years now combined to conduct Sausage Sizzles at Bunnings stores in Hobart.  Over the years we have developed a good rapport with the management of Bunnings and frequently are asked to attend if there is a vacancy.  These photographs were taken on Easter Tuesday when we were absolutely… Read More…

Something good is happening in the Capital

Sunday, July 28 2019

Capital Chapter is experiencing a wonderful surge of new members!  Mind you, some of these are likely to go to other Chapters (…sigh), but its been an honour to welcome them regardless.  That’s the nature of the Canberra region.  Many come to the Capital for work and stay for a while.  Doesn’t matter !  We will… Read More…

Celebration of 40 years of Service

Sunday, July 28 2019

Capital Chapter recently honoured the achievement of two of their members reaching 40 years of service to the Order. Sister Alice Dobbin, was initiated into Fraser Chapter on a cold Canberra evening on 25th July 1979. Sister Angela Sweeney was initiated into Wollongong Chapter on 21st July 1979. On reception of this honour, Sister Sweeney… Read More…

Goulburn’s Donation

Sunday, July 28 2019

Goulburn Chapter recently donated to Goulburn Public School. The money is to be used to provide disadvantaged students with clothing and footwear. The cheque was presented by Sis Maureen Vavra IPWM and Sis Valmai Hunt PWGM. Others present were Bro Joseph Vavra IPWP and Elaine Hunt (teacher at the school) the School Principal and 4… Read More…