Trivia triumph

09/07/2018 // by admin

From left: Anne Waterhouse, Connie Elliott, Geoff and Jean Frost, Mark and Elizabeth Bosma, Rosalie and Bob Jones. Photo:Supplied.Last Saturday night Bowning Hall held its annual Trivia Night and knowledgeable community locals came out of the woodwork. It was wonderful to see new and familiar faces. Richard Glover once again asked the questions and Ian and Esmay Amour carefully tallied the official scoreboard points. Desnie Pack was the raffle and prize co-ordinator and was always on the ball, while Rod Pack and Geoff Baker were the evening runners. Questions came hard and fast as they say, with Table 2 powering through as the winners. The evening could not have taken place without the effort put in by the committee members.

Generous donations towards the evening were supplied by Mayfield Mews, Bowning Hotel and Restaurant, Old and Lovely Antiques, Skillin’s Wood, RolloninCafé, Barneys Cafe at Bookham, Bogo Quary, Blue Still Distillery and committee members.

Thank you to all who attended the memorable evening and to the wonderful businesses for their selfless donations. We all look forward to next year!

Mini Music

This coming Tuesday we are starting the new program ‘Transport’. Children are encouraged to bring along a toy related to this.


On Thursday August 14, parents and their children 0- 6 are invited to the ‘Bowning and Friends’ playgroup opening day. Starting at 9.30am until 11.30am, parents are asked to bring along their children’s morning tea and drink bottle. All attending must RSVP by Wednesday August 13. Tea and coffee will be available for parents and for those who need a stronger cup our neighbouring ‘Mayfield Mews’ will delight the taste buds. A small cost of five dollars per family will go into the room’s maintenance fund.


The next Bowning Progress Association meeting will take place on August 14 in the Bowning Hall not the CWA Room as previously advertised. The meeting starts

at 7.30pm and finishes at 9pm, all community members are invited to attend. Tea and coffee will be available.

School news

* Manure bagging working bee August 16. If you can lend a hand please contact the school office for details.

* Manure drive deliveries will take place in Yass and Canberra will be on Saturday August 23 and Saturday August 30 for further information phone 6227 6093.

* Upper Division Camp Cake Stall will take place on Saturday August 30.

* School Assembly August 15 from 2.30pm in the school library, all welcome.


Anyone with photos or information they are happy to share in the Bowning Booklet please phone 0423 771 304 or organise a contact.


Volunteers will be called upon to lend a hand with the installation of the post and rail entrance in the weeks ahead depending on the weather. Keep well to all.

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