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Social Club Update

jettys by the lake resident activities

Hello everyone,   It has been good to see some of our newer residents attending some of our functions; we hope to see more of you at our upcoming events. The new committee are already busy organising things for the coming year. These include- A soup kitchen on Friday 8th August, For just $5.00 you […]

From the Managers Desk

from the managers desk july 2016

Hi Everyone, We have held meetings with our builder and engineer at the hall over the past few weeks and are now waiting on their reports regarding the re-roofing of the hall. Once we receive the engineers report we can commission the builder to install the new roof, we are all looking forward to that […]

Resident Profile

MIKE DOBSON Mike, and his family settled into Balgownie Migrant Hostel in April 1951. He was 12 years old. He had a good education, attending the old Wollongong High School. Mike met his wife, Christine at the “Berno” dance hall in Wollongong. (Ah! the Berno, lot’s of good memories, and lot’s of good times.) Coincidently, […]