80th Birthday Celebrations

Our Branch Celebrated it’s 80th Birthday at Club Sapphire on Wednesday 8th August.

Special guests included the CWA State Vice President Ms.Sally James, the Bega Valley Shire Mayor, Kirsty McBain, Far South Coast Group President, Mary Williams, State Group Rep. Robyn Wright AOM,  Rev. Lou Oakes. Most branches attended from our Group area. President Marjorie Macknight gave an opening speech about the history of our branch and how it has evolved.  Sally James presented Elizabeth Prosser her badge and a certificate from the State President making her a  Life Member of our branch.  The Lumen Christie College Guitar Ensemble played, and the Merimbula Public School danced, both being wonderful entertainment. 

The Presiding Committee,
Vice President Laraine Clarke, Secretary Jan Humphreys, President Marjorie MacKnight, Treasurer Alison Jenkins, Vice President Elizabeth Prosser.

 

 

 

 

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Lumen Christie College Guitar Ensemble.
Group President Mary Williams.
Mayor Kirsty McBain
Merimbula Public School Dance Group.
Elizabeth with her Life Membership Certificate.
Elizabeth being pinned with her badge.
Treasurer, President & Secretary cutting the Celebratory Cake.