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Bulli High Reunion:  Graduating Class of 1967, Sunday, October 1st, Thirroul Bowling Club.  Still trying to find some classmates. For more information call Joh on 0439936507.

Bump, Birth and Baby is having a charity event  to raise funds for Still Aware ( and Love Mercy Foundation ( August 19th 11am-2pm, The Woolshed 601 Princes Hwy Yallah. Lunch, markets, silent auction, raffles, giveaways and games. Local midwifes and Doula’s. Gift box for every guest. Talks about the work in Uganda and about reducing stillbirths in Australia. Child free event, infants under 12mths welcome. Tickets available through the Facebook event or Sticky Tickets website, search Bump, Birth and Baby 

Christmas in July and Luncheon Supporting Interchange Illawarra, hosted by Quota International of the Leisure Coast, 12 noon,  Saturday 22nd July, Passionate Palate Café, Stanthorpe Drive, Forest Grove, Kanahooka.  Bookings essential –Christine on 0438 817 320 or by 19 July 2017.

Dapto High School 1961-1965 reunion:  Trying to locate students who started in 1A and 1B in 1961 and went through to 5A and 5B in 1965.  Includes fellow travellers, who may have joined or left this group during those years. Reunion at Dapto Leagues Club, Saturday 18 November 2017. Contact Dirk Visman,

Dapto High School 60 year reunion - students who started in 1958 and 1959 and finished up to 1963. Dapto Leagues Club, Saturday, February 24, 2018. Contact Bob Brown, or Kay Payne(Lindsay) at

NSW Police Band Concert, Friday, July 21, 10.30am to 12 noon, Ribbonwood Centre, Dapto. All welcome. Gold coin donation. 0421 907 333.

Queer Arts Festival exhibition  Features painting, drawing and sculptures celebrating sexual and gender diversity. Open Wed-Fri 11am-5pm. Sat-Sun 10am-4pm. Contact or 0402 904 708.


2518 Playgroups: Ages 0-6. Tues-Fri, 2 hour playgroups in Corrimal, Bellambi, East Corrimal.  0458 205 002

Balgownie Village Community Centre playgroup: Mon 9.30am for two hours. 4285 3225.

BaptistCare playgroups: Mon, Wed 9.30 to 11.30 at Centre Hill St Warilla. Thu 9-11 at Mt Warrigal PS. Free. 0411 659 698.

Corrimal Playgroup: Tues 10am-noon, Corrimal Anglican Church, 121 Princes Hwy. 0401 647 942.

Corrimal Uniting Play: Mon 9.45-11.30am, children under 5 and their parents/carers,  Corrimal Region Uniting Church. 0488 428 360.

Cooinda/ Budda Jitji playgroups: for Koori families. Bellambi, Mt Warrigal, Koonawarra and Port Kembla. 2hr playgroups from 10am.  4275 8575.

Figtree/Unanderra Playgroup NSW: Tues 9.30-11.30am. 0-6 age. Presbyterian Church Hall, Unanderra

God’s Grommets: Albion Park Uniting Church, Fri 4-6pm, 5-12yr olds. 0423 521 767.

Horsley Community Centre Playgroup: Wed 10am-noon $4 per session/family. 82 Bong Bong Road Horsley. Email Carly at

Illawarra Toy Library: Over 4000 educational toys for newborns to 7. Tuesday to Thursday 9am-2pm. Suite 20A, 102 Princes Hwy, Unanderra. Inquiries 4271 8509.

Kids Time playgroups: Bellambi, Warrawong and Berkeley, 2hr playgroups, 10am. 4275 8575

Little Swallows Playgroup: every Friday from 10am to 12pm,  Corrimal St, Wollongong.  4228 1609.

My Time Carer Support Group & Playgroup: A carer support group and playgroup for families who have a child with a disability & their siblings (0-16 years). Thursdays  10am-12pm (excluding school holidays) Horsley Community Centre. 82 Bong Bong Road Horsley. Details Sherrin 0413 462 557

Play Connect Playgroup. For children with Autism Spectrum Disorder & their siblings, Mondays  9:30am-11:30am (excluding school holidays). Horsley Community Centre 82 Bong Bong Road Horsley. Email  Kylie

Play Ranger Dapto: Park-based playgroup. Tuesday, 2hrs from 10am. 4275 8575

Stanwell Park playgroup: Weds 10-noon, Stanwell Park Children’s Centre, Stanwell Ave. 0-5yrs old, $4. 0406 404916

Warrawong Playgroup Wed 9.15-11.15am (school terms) at Warrawong Public School. Ages 0-6. 0423 791 430.


Albion Park Youth and Community Care: activities for women, seniors, quilters, Tai Chi, walking, men’s group, heart and soul fitness, computer lessons for seniors. Parkinson’s support and a community garden. Information and referral as well as EAPA vouchers to assist people on low incomes experiencing difficulty paying gas and electricity bills. A youth worker runs activity programs and assists young people. An outreach services provides hearing tests, Weight Watchers, playgroup, child and family counselling and Council Youth Services and Activities.  Details: 4257 3342

Albion Park Rail Community Centre: Monday Women’s Craft & Social Group & monthly Women’s Health Clinic; Tuesday Overeaters Anonymous; Wednesday Play Session; Thursday Heart & Soul Fitness & fortnightly Legal Aid - Civil Law;  Saturday Al-anon; Youth programs; daily JP services, help with electricity & Sydney Water bills, information, support & referral by appointment Ph.: 42564404

Bellambi Neighbourhood Centre: Art Classes, Monday night 6.30 til 9.00. 4284 3586.

CareWays: Leisure Activities and Skills, Dapto Neighbourhood Centre. Community Breakfast, Scrapbooking, Patchwork and Quilting, Free Legal Aid, Creative Craft, Knit and Knatter, Computers for Beginners, Switched on Seniors computer help, ,help with your tax return. 4262 1918

Corrimal Community Centre: Zumba class Wednesday, 6.30-7.30pm. First Class Free, $10/pp thereafter. Beginnings welcome. Details: 0411099857.

Balgownie Village Community Centre: Tae Kwon Do, Pilates/Yoga, Kids Dance, Kids Drama, Kumon, Kids Soccer and Senior Exercise classes. Details: 4285 3225

Dapto Neighbourhood Centre: cardmaking and papercraft, Mon, 9.30-1pm, 16yrs and over for people with a passion for papercraft. Cost: $10 yearly CareWays fee plus $8 per week.

Horsley Community Centre: Book Exchange - bring a book to take a book; Garden Group; Playgroup: Every Wednesday 10am-12pm (Email Sandy at 82 Bong Bong Road Horsley., Details:

Thirroul Neighbourhood Centre: Activities, games, quilting, social groups for a fee of $2 a week, $20 membership. Free community lunch, community pantry, work and development orders to help pay fines. Op Shop. Northern Illawarra Youth Project. Details: 4267 2500.

Unanderra Community Centre: info and referrals Mon-Thurs, 9-2.30pm, hall hire, food parcels, transport vouchers for the disadvantaged, computer classes, mental health recovery discovery group, senior activity group, gardening group, combined pensioners, cyber club, Women and Mens 50+ Fitness, financial counselling, youth projects, Manna van, free meal Tues 530-6.30pm Seeking volunteers for management committee. Ph: 4271 2213.

Warilla Neighbourhood Centre Inc, Mon: Financial Counselling, Craft 2nd Monday, Tues: Line Dancing  Weds: Financial Counselling, Youth drop-in, Older women’s craft network. Thurs: Legal Aid, Family Law..Exercise by Dance, Youth drop-in. Fri:  Womens Craft.  JP Daily by appointment.  Daily Information and Referral. Assistance with Telstra and Sydney Water bills. Call for the date of the next Intro to Computers. Ph: 42963433


Sequence dancing: 25 venues around Illawarra each month. Day and evening dances. Couples and singles welcome. Details or email

Wongawilli Colonial Dance Club: Wed, 8pm, Wongawilli Community Hall, West Dapto. $4. 4296 7780.


Albion Park Evening View Club: 3rd Tuesday of the month, Oak Flats Bowling Club 7pm. Inquiries

Albion Park Garden Club: 1st Tuesday of the month, Uniting Church Hall, Albion Park. 9.30am. 42971830

 Albion Park/Oak Flats Probus Club, is seeking new members. Meet new friends and enjoy outings and company. Ph Secretary Margaret Reed 42957156.

Alumni Bookshop UOW. Used academic and general books at very cheap prices. Open 10.30 - 2.30 Saturday, Nissan Hut north end of the Innovation Campus Fairy Meadow.

Australian Air League Albion Park: meets 6.30pm-8.30pm. Tue, Tullimbar Public School, ages 8 and up. 0412077304.

Australian Sewing Guild: meets 1st Tue of the month, Corrimal Community Centre, 10am-3pm. Details: 4272 6762.

Balgownie Heritage School Museum: Open 2nd Sunday of the month, 11am-4pm. 4283 4070.

Beachside Ladies Probus Club: 1st Mon of mth, Gainsborough Community Centre, 9.45am-noon. 4237 7714.

Black Diamond Heritage Centre Museum: Bulli Railway Station East.Open Sundays 1-4pm. Entry $2-$10. Groups midweek by appointment phone 02 42 836429.

Corrimal Garden Club: 2nd Tue of the month, Uniting Church Hall, Corrimal. 10am. 4271 4565.

Dapto Garden Club: 4th Wed monthly, 10am, Uniting Church Hall. 4262 5229.

Dapto Junior Girl Guides: Girls 5-10yrs. Monday's 4:30-6. Unit for 10-15yo, Monday's 6:30-8. 0422 074 205.

Dapto VIEW Club: 3rd Thursday of the mth, Dapto Leagues Club, 10am. 4261 1622.

DENNY Foundation BOOST Market Days, 17th August,  9th Sept, 14th Oct, 11th Nov, 9th Dec  9.00 am to 1.00 pm..  Fresh fruit & vegetables, frozen meat and more.  Our op shop will also be open, 2 Commence Dr, Warilla. INFO@FACEBOOK.COM/DENNYFOUNDATION.

Dragon boating on Lake Illawarra. Seeking new members. Contact SUDU: 0414 724 274.

Enz Meet Cafe: Grow in friendship over free lunch, coffee, live music, Wed, 11-1pm, Corrimal Region Uniting Church Hall. 4284 3605.

etc…:  support group for families affected by suicide. 1st Tues mthly, 6pm-8pm, Salvation Army, level 3, 11–13 Burelli St, Wollongong. 4229 1079.

Fairness in Child Support: meeting Thursday August 3, at 7.30pm at the Coniston Community Hall, Coniston. Ph 0415 899 574 for further details.

Fairy Meadow Evening View Club: meets 2nd Tues. of mth, Fraternity Club, Fairy Meadow  7pm. fairymeadowviewclub@gmail .com

Fairy Meadow / Wollongong Red Cross annual general meeting July 19th, 10:30. All welcome, Fairy Meadow Uniting Church hall, Daisy St Fairy Meadow. Enquiries 42844376

Farmborough Heights Community Tennis Club, newcomers welcome for social nights. 271 Farmborough Road, Tuesdays 7.30-9 p.m. Ages range from 25-75 years.Cost $5. 

Illawarra Bird Observers Club, 2nd Mon of the mth. Fairy Meadow Community Hall, 7.30pm. 4284 8230.

Illawarra Breakfast Poets: Wed, 7am-9am, Coniston Community Hall. 0411 107 000.

Illawarra Bridge Association: Figtree/Thirroul, sessions weekdays and Sat.  Regular lessons. 4285 1971. Lighthearted bridge tutorials, Thurs mornings, clubroom in Figtree Park, 9.30, cost $5.  0438 538 393.

Illawarra Bromeliad Society: 1st Sat of the mth, noon, Ribbonwood Centre, Dapto. 4272 4110.

Illawarra Cancer Carers Crafters: meet Fridays, Dapto Showground 9am. 4261 4130.

Illawarra Country Women's Association: (CWA) Info on your nearest branch 42562142.

Illawarra Dragon Boat Club: Wed, 5.30pm, Sat/Sun 8am. Details: 0409 910 947.

Illawarra Family History Group: Free family history research sessions, Wed, Fri, 9.30am-noon, Wollongong Library. Details:

Illawarra High School Support Program is looking for volunteers to assist with the breakfast programs, at Warilla, Kanahooka and Oak Flats High Schools, from Monday to Friday, your volunteering would be very much appreciated. Phone Janelle: on 0427 936 601,thank you.

Illawarra Lace Makers: Fri, 10am-2pm (not school hols), Horsley Community Centre, $8. Details:

Illawarra Outdoor Club: caters for singles, couples and people new to the Illawarra. 4297 4177.

Illawarra OWN Wellness Centre for women over 45. Coniston Community Centre, Mon/Tues (school terms only), Walking group, Tai Chi, International Folk Dancing, Gentle Exercise, Fitness Training, and Drumming. on Mon, Thai Yoga/Ukulele, Tues. 0406 627 493.

Illawarra PC User Group. Meets 2nd Friday, 7:30 pm and 4th Saturday, 1pm each month (Feb to Nov), Unanderra Community Hall. or 4284 8754

Illawarra Ramblers Club: Bushwalking, bike riding and kayaking activities most days. Details:

Illawarra VIEW Club: Murphy’s Bar and Grill, Unanderra, 1st Tue of month, 11am. 4295 4799.

Kiama–Shellharbour Camera Club: Meets 7:30pm, 1st and 3rd Wed of month, Warilla Recreation and Bowling Club, Barrack Heights.

Living English Classes: Free classes, beginners to advanced. Thurs, 12.45pm-2.45pm during school terms, Corrimal Region Uniting Church. 4284 4033

Manna from Heaven: Thu, 5pm, Figtree Anglican Church. Providing food, friendship, hope. Bus picks up at Unanderra station at 5pm. Details: 4272 1322.

Multicultural Meals on Wheels: 4229 7566. Roster details: Kiama, 4232 3735; Port Kembla, 4274 8230; Wollongong, 4226 5869; Northern Illawarra, 4285 6126.

New Steps: support group for divorced, separated and single again meets first and third Monday of month, Southern Life Care, Albion Park, 7pm-8.30pm. 4256 8898

NSW Justices’ Association: 7pm, 2nd Tues of the mth, 92 Church St, Wollongong Band Hall. Wollongong Library 1st Sat of the month, Thirroul Library 1st Thurs of the mth. Dapto Mall 2nd Sat of the mth and 3rd Wed of the month, 4261 7333.

Parameadows Ex-Students Group: Volunteers needed. Fortnightly. Wed, 7pm-9pm. Social night for adults with disabilities. 0417 651 862.

Pilates Yoga Fitness Classes: Mon 7:30pm, Wed 9:30am & 5:30pm, Friday 9:30am at Fairy Meadow Surf Club. Tues: 6:15pm & 7:30pm at Balgownie Community Centre. Ph 0421482770 to book.

Port Kembla Men’s Group: Wed, 9am-3pm, Community Project Hall, Port Kembla. Projects, gardening and courses. 0416 549 558.

Quota Leisure Coast: a women’s service group focusing on the needs of disadvantaged women and children, speech and hearing and the hearing impaired.  Meets 7pm, 2nd Tue of month, Murphy’s Bar and Grill, Princes Hwy, Unanderra. 0438 817 320.

Radio Operators, Marine Rescue: seeks volunteers to train in rescue work. Induction meetings last Wed of the month, 6pm, Marine Rescues boat base, Foreshore Road, Port Kembla. Bring ID. 4274 4455.

Red Cross Dapto Branch: monthly meeting second Monday each month at RSL Hall, Dapto, 11:00. All welcome. Next meeting August 12, 2017. Enquiries 0433 228 559.

Red Point Artists: 100 Wentworth St, Port Kembla. Tue 1-4pm; evening drawing Wed 6-9pm; Still Life Thu 4pm; Mon drop in art class 9.30-1pm or 1-4pm. 0422 398 269.

Shared Sentence: Support for families with a loved one in jail or on parole. First Mon of month, 5-6.30pm, Salvation Army, Burelli St, Wollongong. 4229 1079.

Shellharbour City Libraries HSC sessions, HSC Maths presented by Vicki Macfarlane. FREE. Session 1 – Monday 24th July, 4:30 pm, Exam tips & strategies for General, Advanced and Extension HSC Maths. Session 2 - Monday 31st July, 4:30pm, Course content and revision for the General Maths exam. Bring your own USB. Bookings essential, also a wide range of texts and subject study guides, Free databases, Public computers and Free Wi Fi ph 42972522 or book online at

Shellharbour VIEW Club: Warilla Bowling Club at 11am every  2nd Thursday of month. 4256 1160.

Shellharbour Woodcarvers/Pyrographers 1st Monday and 3rd Saturday of each month, 2 Wilga Close, Albion Park Rail. 4283 3124.

South Coast Vegans: Midday, 1st Sunday each month. 0400 083 886.

Southern Youth Group: Fun for high schoolers. Friday 7-9pm, Southern Life Care, Albion Park. $3. 0448 877 610.

Street by Street Project: seeks people to turn streets into communities through social activities. 0413 706 233 or

Thirroul Happy Wanderers: Meet alternate Tuesday’s Thirroul Community Centre. Monthly day trips, holiday trips. 4267 4413.

Thirroul Toastmasters: Woonona Bulli RSL Club, 1st and 3rd Tue of the month, 7.30pm. 4283 3951

Transport Authority Retired Employees: Meets 3rd Mon of month, Thirroul Bowling Club. 4284 5597.

Triple P Parenting provides practical answers to everyday parenting concerns.  Fridays 28 July - 15 September 10am - 12pm, or Wednesdays 30 August - 18 October 10am - 12pm.  The Salvation Army, 11-13 Burelli St, Wollongong. Bookings essential 4229 1079.

Very Important Families support group for parents and relatives with family members on the destructive path of substance abuse. Last Tuesday monthly, 7pm-9.30pm, Salvation Army, 11–13 Burelli St, Wollongong 4229 1079.

Wollongong 500 Club: meets Mon, 1pm for cards, upstairs at the Collegian’s Club, Wollongong.

Wollongong Camera Club:  Photography Group 7.30pm, 2nd & 4th Tues of each mth. Movie Makers 7.30 pm 1st & 3rd Tues of each mth.   Figtree Heights Primary School. Details:,  

Wollongong Daytime Toastmasters. Balgownie Collegians Rugby League Club most Tuesdays 10.30am to 12.30pm. 0419 495 179.

Wollongong Garden Club, 4th Tues of the mth, 9.30am Old Court House, 1 Harbour Street. 0421 773 862.

Wollongong Traditional Arts Society: Meets Old Court House, 2nd Wed of month, 10am.

Wollongong WEA Film Society: Screens films of critical appeal from silent classics onward. 7.15pm, Wednesdays. 4229 6716.


ACON Regional outreach: Here for LGBTI health. 0437 891 397.

Albion Park Al-Anon Support Group: Meet Sat, 2.30pm, Albion Park Rail Community Centre.

Al-Anon  12-step program for families and friends of drinkers: Monday 7pm, Berkeley Neighbourhood Centre Winnima Way, Berkeley. 0411 524 539.

Alcoholics Anonymous: 4285 6788.

Arthritis and Osteoporosis NSW Wollongong branch meets second Tuesday of each month (Feb-Nov) at 10am-12.30pm, St Mark’s Anglican Church, Crown St, West Wollongong.

Cancer Patient Support Group Illawarra Inc. meet 10am, 1st Tuesday of the month, Acacia Room, Ribbonwood Centre, Dapto. Guest Speakers and Morning Tea provided. Carers, family and friends welcome.  Phone Irma. 42843742 or Dorothy 42287823

Corrimal Anxiety Disorder Support Group: 6.30pm, 1st Wed of the mth, Corrimal Community Centre. Details: Rachel 9339 6013 or

Crohns and Ulcerative Colitis: Illawarra Support Group.1800 138 029 or

CVIP Inc: Information and activities for the blind or vision impaired. Diggers 10.30 1st Wednesday of each month. Ph 4271 2050.

Dapto Anxiety Disorder Support Group: 6pm, 2nd Mon of the mth, Dapto Ribbonwood Community Centre. Details: 9339 6013 or

DTEXT: Diabetes text messaging. A free research project to improve the health of people with type 2 diabetes. Visit or call 4221 6723 to register.

Friends of Wollongong Hospital: seeks volunteers to provide services to patients. 4222 5696.

Healing Rooms Albion Park: Fri 11am-2pm, 87 Terry St. Receive prayer for healing. 0407 961 622.

HIV Test: To find you nearest sexual health service, NSW Sexual Health Infolink on 1800 451 624.  

Illawarra Breast Cancer Survivors Group meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month. St Peter & Paul Catholic Church Hall, Manning Street, Kiama, 10am to 12 noon. 4234 0324.

Illawarra  Public  Dementia Forum 15th August, Fraternity Club, Fairy Meadow- Dementia: Are   We Listening? Join  leaders in  the field  who  will bring insights into dementia, ageing and cognitive wellbeing Register for this free forum by contacting Alzheimers  Australia NSW on (02)98050100

Lymphoedema Support Clinic: Illawarra Cancer Carers help cancer patients manage lymphoedema, free clinic, second Fri, Feb-Nov, Dapto Ribbonwood Centre. 4256 5019.

North Illawarra Stroke Recovery Support Group: 1st Thur, 10.30am, (Feb-Nov) Woonona Bulli RSL: Bus outing 2nd Thurs. 4284 5668

Overeaters Anonymous: Real help for compulsive eaters Mondays 7.30pm, Wollongong, St. Michael's Anglican Church. 0408 420 618.

Overeaters Anonymous: Tue 6.30-7.30pm, Albion Park Rail Community Centre. A 12-step recovery group.   4295 7473.

Port Kembla Hospital Auxiliary Stalls July 21st, Starts 9am-3.30pm, Ph: 4261-3520 or 4274-4323

Shellharbour Hospital Auxiliary meets, 1pm, 4th Tuesday of each mth (next 25th July), Warilla Senior Citizens Hall, Benard Crescent   Warilla. New members welcome.  Contact Chris  42965696  

Soul Recovery: For people suffering from drug, alcohol, gambling, food and sex addictions. Friday. 7:30pm, Corrimal Community Church, 9 Augusta St East Corrimal. 0412 174 181.

Southern Illawarra Stroke Support Group: 2nd Tue monthly, 10.30am, Albion Park Bowling Club. Outing, 4th Tue each month. 4271 3807.

Three-day Carer Education  Program, Fairy Meadow, Wednesdays, 19 , 26 July, 2 August, 9.30am to 2.30pm.  Find out about services and supports for carers of chronic, disability, mental illness and frail aged . To register call 4253 4501 or email Places fill fast.and meet other carers.  Call 4253 4501 or email 

Vision Australia Wollongong: for people who are blind or have low vision. No cost, no wait list, home visits available and lots of equipment for sale. 4220 4300

Women’s Counselling & Info Line, Illawarra & Shoalhaven areas. Mon-Thurs 10-2pm school hols hours, Thurs 12.30pm-8.30pm. Free counselling & referral service, confidential, qualified counsellor (BSW) 1800 TALK HI, 1800 825544

Women’s Health Service, free Well Women’s Clinics providing free pap smears, health advice and information about women’s health issues. Call 1300 792 755 to book appointment. To speak with a Women’s Health Nurse in the Illawarra 0477 723 421.


Dapto Seniors Concert Group: meets every Monday, 12.30pm, Heininger Hall, Ribbonwood Centre. 4274 4182.

Illawarra Festival Chorus Inc: Practice every Mon, 7pm-9pm, OES Hall, Denison Street, Wollongong.  4285 0573

Illawarra Recorder Association: third Sat of the Month, 1pm-4pm, 4227 5637 or

Illawarra Union Singers: Thu 6-8pm, Diggers Club, Wollongong. 0448 429 623.

Illawarra Women’s Health Centre: Has drumming, ukulele, musical moments groups. 4255 6800.

SilvertO.W.N.s Ladies Choir: Rehearsals every Fri, Woonona School of Arts, 12.30-2.30pm. Details Roma 4267 3753 or Margaret 4283 3135.

South Coast Country Music Association: have-a-go-night every Wed. Music workshop 6pm, followed by Have-A-Go  from 6.45pm. or 4272 1029

Wollongong Harmony Chorus: Wed, 7.30pm-10pm, Farmborough Road Public School Hall. 4228 0982.

Wollongong Welsh Choir: practice Tuesday 7.30-9.30pm. Creative Arts Building 25, room 128, University of Wollongong. 0428 790 378.


Berkeley Life Centre Op Shop: Mon-Fri, 9.30am-4.30pm, cnr Parkway Ave/Winnima Way, Berkeley. 0411 357 460.

Corrimal Uniting Church Op Shop: 165 Princes Highway. Mon-Fri. 10-4. Tel 42845356.

Dapto Anglican Church Op Shop: Dandaloo Shopping Centre, Brownsville Ave, Brownsville 10am 4pm Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 2.30pm Sat. Ph: 426L4435

Dapto Uniting Church Op-Shop: Mon-Fri 9am-3.30pm, Sat 9am-noon. Adjacent to the car park off Osbourne Street behind the Dapto Hotel.

Port Kembla Baptist Church: Every Wed, Thurs, 9am-12.30pm (except school hols , cnr Illawarra/Cowper Sts, Port Kembla.


Berkeley Seniors Group: Weekly card game, Berkeley Neighbourhood centre, 9.30-12pm. 4272 2840.

CPSA Corrimal: Corrimal Library craft classes, learn to knit or crochet (Mon 9am to noon); Indoor bowls (Tue 9 am to noon); fortnightly meetings (Thu 10.30am - noon). 4283 6752.

CPSA Dapto Seniors Heininger Hall, Ribbonwood Centre, Dapto. Craft, card playing, carpet bowls and more. 4261 5646.

CPSA Warilla: Meets 1st Wed of the month, 69 Benaud Cres, Warilla 10am. 4296 8314.

Dapto William Beach Seniors Club: Meet Fridays at the Dapto Ribbonwood Centre at 9.30am till 1.30pm. 0421 907 333.

HammondCare Volunteer Information Morning Tea, Learn about volunteering with the elderly, Tuesday 18 July, 10am-11.30am, Free. HammondCare, 116 Shone Ave, Dapto. RSVP to Lisa Beckett or  4255 7087 

Mt. Pleasant Seniors: meet Fri 10-1pm, Balgownie Hall. Details: 4285 3024.

Northern Illawarra University of the 3rd Age. Wed 9:30-12 noon, Thirroul Community Centre (Library). Contact

Oak Flats Seniors Citizens Club meet the first Monday of the month at 1.30pm. Contact

Off Our Rockers: is for grandparents and other relatives raising children. 1st Tue monthly (over 50s) and 3rd Tue monthly 10.30am-12.30pm, Salvation Army, Burelli St, Wollongong. 4229 1079.

Older Women’s Network: 1st and 3rd Thurs, 10.30am-12.30pm, Corrimal Community Centre.  Ph: Jeune 4284 8120

Seniors computer classes and carpet bowls: Computer classes Tue, Wed, Thurs. Carpet bowls, Tue morn, Bulli Senior Citizens Hall. 4285 0136.

Shellharbour City U3A: Meets Tue, 2pm, cnr Bradman Ave/King St, Lake Illawarra (old Catholic Church). Courses available for all tastes. 4244 2547.

Stanwell Park U3A: Mon, 9.30am, Hillcrest House, Stanwell Park. 4294 3475.

Wollongong U3A: meets Mon 9.30am-1pm and Thur with a Topical talk 9.30am-10.30am.   ^ & 11am to 12noon, classic/vintage movies 1pm-4pm , Salvation Centre, Burelli St. 4262 8429, 0422068627,

Young @ Heart: (over 50s) for morning tea 1st Tue mthly, 10am-noon. Salvation Army, Burelli St, Wollongong. 4227 2994.


Dapto RSL Sub Branch: Meets first Monday of the month, RSL Memorial Hall, Bong Bong Road, Dapto at 7.30pm.

Lions Club Wollongong: Alternate Thurs, Collegians, Balgownie. Details:

Rotary Club of Corrimal: meets Weds, 6pm upstairs, Fraternity Club, Fairy Meadow. Details:

Rotary Club of Fairy Meadow: Mon, 6pm, The Builders Club, Church St. Visitors welcome. Details: 0401 465 898.

Rotary Club of Wollongong – meets every 2nd Wednesday  7 to 8am  – Details 0412 120 314.

Shellharbour City Rotary Club: Meets every Wednesday at 6:30pm at Warilla Bowling Club - Details 0431 975 345

West Wollongong Rotary Club meets Centro CBD, Wollongong, Wed 6-8pm.  Details: 0419 403 699.

Woonona Lions Club: Meets every 2nd Monday 6.30pm at Woonona Bulli RSL. Details: 4261 4130.

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