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WEEKLY Free Tai Chi Classes @ the Uniting Church Hall, Browne Street from 10 to 11am every Tuesday – morning tea provided. Contact Cheryl 6851 2099 or
0400 984 114. Sponsored by Forbes Shire Council.
15-19 Sep Bulky Waste Clean Up: Place bulky waste neatly on the kerb, Collections will begin on Monday morning. Council is providing a bulky waste collection for Forbes Shire residents. The volume of your waste shouldn’t exceed more than 1 standard (6’x4’) level box trailer. For a full list of what is and is not acceptable visit www.forbes.nsw.gov.au Contact JR Richards 1300 725 415.
17 Sep Wine Show Presentation Dinner 7pm @Forbes Town Hall, $125 pp, includes a 5 course meal.
17 Sep Forbes Handicraft Centre Market Day from 9am
19 Sep Forbes Amateur Swimming Club Inc. AGM @ Forbes Services Memorial Club, 7pm
20 Sep Forbes Show Committee meeting @Vandenberg Hotel at 7.30pm.
24 Sep Forbes Farmers Markets @ Victoria Park from 8am-4pm
25 Sep Wirrinya Picnic Day @ Wirrinya. Gates open 10am at the shed, and races start at 10.30. Entry is free. All are welcome. Lunch will be available. There
will be children’s activities and races. There will be a billy boil, 50/50 draw and novelty events with an Olympic theme. For any enquiries call Wendy on
0428871970 or check us out on Facebook.
28 Sep- 2 Oct Canowindra Airing of the Quilts: Quilts and themed shop windows will be on display around town. Airing of the Quilts from 10am – 4pm Saturday 1st October.
29 Sep Forbes Junior Rugby Union Club AGM @ Forbes Rugby Clubhouse, 6pm.
30 Sep- 2 Oct Canowindra Motors and Charlie McCarron Collection Auction: Viewing at both venues from 10am – 5pm. Auction begins Friday 30 Sep after lunch at Gaskill St venue with 300 lots, followed by 1000 lots from 10am Saturday 1 Oct at Gaskill St venue. 400 lots to follow on Sunday 2 Oct at Canowindra
1 Oct Forbes Open Garden Day from 9.30am-5pm. Featuring 7 Open gardens around Forbes $15 entry to all Gardens on $5 per Garden. For more contact
Tup Drabsch 6852 1169 ah, Meg Scholefield 0409 460 265.
1 Oct Moorbel Hall Markets, Canowindra 8am – 12pm at Moorbel Hall.
1 Oct Canowindra@Home Twilight Food Markets, from 3pm at Memorial Park, Canowindra.
2 Oct Forbes Motor Show 2016 @ South Circle Oval From 10am; Gates open 8am for registration Cost: $2 adults, $1 per child. Bikes, cars, boats, trucks
and tractors. Including Brownie’s DJ, children’s activities, BBQ, Food and drink stalls, trade stalls, car clubs, speedway cars, live jet boat expression
demonstration, antique machinery, V8 supercar simulator and a tyre changing competition. Ticket prize draws throughout the day and plenty more.
Trophies and prizes in 25 categories. For more information and registration details, contact Jill at McFeeters Motor Museum: 6852 3001 / mcfeeters@
motormuseum. com.au; or Bart: 6851 1611 / 0412 859 444 / firstname.lastname@example.org www.forbesmotorshow.com.au
3 Oct Neighbourhood Watch Meeting @ Forbes Services Memorial Club, 7.30pm
8 Oct Forbes Spring Races @ Forbes Jockey Club includes Fashions on the Field for all ages.
15 Oct 61st Annual Spring and Rose Show @ Forbes Services Memorial Club from 1.30-4.30pm. Adults $8, Children under 16 FREE – Admission includes
Afternoon Tea. For more info call Tuppy Drabsch 6852 1169.