Lots of fun was had at the Jettys by the Lake Annual Christmas Party which was held in the Community Centre. We even had a visit from Santa!
Our residents definitely know how to throw a great party, which was evident at the 2016 Melbourne Cup luncheon. There was a great turn out at the Community Centre to watch the race that stops the nation. All those that attended enjoyed a buffet of yummy food and plenty of bubbles to celebreate Great to […]
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]